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I want to install MySQL server 5.5 on ubuntu 10.10 and 11.10 servers but have not yet found a problem free PPA or installation method as of yet. Has anyone managed to do this with the said versions of ubuntu?

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Funny thing. Someone in another post suggested going to this URL:

https://launchpad.net/~nathan-renniewaldock/+archive/ppa

I got that link from this DBA StackExchange post by @galador:

http://dba.stackexchange.com/a/9476/877

Give it a Try !!!

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Thanks. I'll give that a go. I just tried sorok7.blogspot.com/2011/12/… and almost succeeded. –  Dark Star1 Dec 20 '11 at 20:05
    
What a coincidence! :) Thanks Rolando. –  bhamby Dec 20 '11 at 22:12
    
by the way I should mention that this ppa doesn't seem to have it for 10.10, but it works fine for 11.10 –  Dark Star1 Dec 21 '11 at 13:43
    
Been a while since this was started but I finally migrated over to using MariaDB and I must say I prefer it. –  Dark Star1 Jan 31 '13 at 17:10
    
I hope my answer was helpful from back in the day. Can I get a +1 please ??? –  RolandoMySQLDBA Jan 31 '13 at 17:12
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