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MySQL Workbench GUI on Fedora 10 x86_64

Sometimes you feel romantic and want to get something else than phpMyAdmin to communicate to MySQL.

Download mysql-workbench-oss-5.2.1-1fc10.src.rpm from one of the mirrors picked up here:


Install tools and dependencies (at least I was required to do that, your list may be different):

Compile (prepare for a quite long run):

The output will result in a file named mysql-workbench-oss-5.2.1-1%{targos}.x86_64.rpm (am I doing anything wrong?)

Fix wrong paths (ugly way):


It works, see the below:

MySQL Workbench

MySQL Workbench

To be updated with usage impressions

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