What to do after yum install bugzilla?

Tony Nelson tonynelson at georgeanelson.com
Sun Jun 3 21:54:34 UTC 2007

At 9:58 PM -0700 6/2/07, Don Russell wrote:
>I've just upgraded from FC6 to F7.
>This is my own personal system, and I thought for fun I'd install
>bugzilla to keep track of my own issues etc.
>yum install bugzilla went fine... but now, every 15 minutes I get an e-mail:
>Can't connect to the database.
>Error: Unknown database 'bugs'
>  Is your database installed and up and running?
>  Do you have the correct username and password selected in localconfig?
>That's an improvement... I added the user "bugs" to mySQL and issued the
>proper mySQL GRANT... statements.
>One of the privs granted was "create"... I expected bugzilla to create
>whatever it needs....
>Where do I find this "localconfig" file? man bugzilla says no manual
>entry for bugzilla
>Any help/suggestions are appreciated. :-)

Well, I'm not going to install bugzilla, but I'd suggest "rpm -ql bugzilla"
to find out what comes with it.  Maybe the docs are in
/use/share/doc/bugzilla*/.  The README file may say what to do.  Also try
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