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installation failed while building mysql db schema

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Community Member, 1 Post

27 May 2008 at 8:10am

I am trying to install silverstripe-v2.2.2 on my fedora 8 box.
I have the latest mysql 6.0.4 from

Installation of SS failed with the below errors. Is there a quick workaround to make silverstripe work with mysql 6.0? Thanks!

PHP Fatal error: DATABASE ERROR: Couldn't run query: CREATE TABLE `Newsletter` (\n\t\t\t\tID int(11) not null auto_increment,\n\t\t\t\t`ClassName` enum('Newsletter') character set utf8 collate utf8_general_ci default 'Newsletter',\n`Created` datetime,\n`LastEdited` datetime,\n`Status` enum('Draft','Send') character set utf8 collate utf8_general_ci default 'Draft',\n`Content` mediumtext character set utf8 collate utf8_general_ci,\n`Subject` varchar(255) character set utf8 collate utf8_general_ci,\n`SentDate` datetime,\n`ParentID` int(11) not null default '0',\nindex `ParentID` (ParentID),\nindex `ClassName` (ClassName),\n\n\t\t\t\t\n\t\t\t\tprimary key (ID)\n\t\t\t) TYPE=MyISAM | You have an error in your SQL syntax; check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near 'TYPE=MyISAM' at line