Installing TOra on Fedora 12

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Installing TOra( http://torasql.com/about ) for MySQL on Fedora 12

Get the Fedora 12 RPM package tora-2.1.2-1.fc12.x86_64.rpm from http://sourceforge.net/projects/tora/files/

Download oracle-instantclient11.2-basic-11.2.0.1.0-1.x86_64.rpm from Oracle’s website http://www.oracle.com/technology/software/tech/oci/instantclient/htdocs/linuxx86_64soft.html

$ sudo yum install qscintilla
$ sudo yum install qt-mysql
$ sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck oracle-instantclient11.2-$ basic-11.2.0.1.0-1.x86_64.rpm
$ cd /usr/lib/oracle/11.2/client64/lib/
$ sudo ln -s libclntsh.so.11.1 libclntsh.so
$ sudo yum localinstall --nogpgcheck tora-2.1.2-1.fc12.x86_64.rpm

Now tell linker to find oracle client libraries:

$ export LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/lib/oracle/11.2/client64/lib/

Run tora

$ tora