The source code repository for MySQL Utilities includes all of the
utility code as well as the MySQL Utilities library and manual
pages. It is available as an architecture independent
distribution, in either Zip archive format
.zip file) or compressed
tar archive format
You can use this repository to install on any platform that has
Python 2.6 installed. For example, you can use the
.tar.gz version of the repository to install
MySQL Utilities on OS X or Ubuntu.
After you download and unpack the repository distribution, open a
terminal window and navigate to the directory containing the file.
Then unpack the file and install MySQL Utilities using the
setup.py script as shown below.
python ./setup.py buildshell>
sudo python ./setup.py install
Using this repository requires that you have Connector/Python installed or install it separately. For additional information, see Section 1.1, “Prerequisites”.