Saturday, April 7, 2012

Install MySQL 5.x on Ubuntu 11.10

Simple steps to install MySQL 5.x Relational Databases on Ubuntu 11.10

1. Make sure you're system package repositories up to date by executing/running following updates commands
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get upgrade --show-upgraded

2. Install MySQL 5.x Server by following command, it will install with dependencies and client libraries.
$ sudo apt-get install mysql-server

Executing this command, You will be promoted to set root password for MySQL server.

Once MySQL server installed, you can start/stop/restart service by these commands

$ sudo service mysql start
$ sudo service mysql stop
$ sudo service mysql restart

I hope you may install MySQL 5.x on you're server. Following to this topic, i'll explain about MySQL secure install and configuration.

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