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Openlitspeed along with MySQL and not MariaDB

Posted September 24, 2019 247 views
Initial Server Setup

Hi everyone,

I want to install Openlitespeed on Ubuntu 18.04 with MySQL (not MariaDB). I tried to find some information on this but without success. It seems like Openlitespeed work only with MariaDB. The reason for this is I have some php app which have some compatibility issues whith MariaDB and require MySQL to work normally. To be clean I mean on ‘mysql-server’ package on Ubuntu and 'php-mysql’ extension.

Any help is appreciated

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Hi,

OpenLitespeed Web server and DB service are separately.
You can follow https://openlitespeed.org/kb/install-ols-from-litespeed-repositories/ to install OpenliteSpeed and LSPHP + Extensions easily. Then install the mysql-server from Ubuntu apt.

Please check if mysql server running success. Let us know if issue still.

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