I built a new image on VMWare Fusion for my class, which required installing MySQL 5.6 on Fedora, Version 20. If you don’t know how to add your user to the
sudoers list, you should check this older and recently updated blog post.
shell> rpm -qa | grep mysql mysql-community-release-fc20-5.noarch
fc20-5 changes with point releases, but assuming that you’re installing the
shell> sudo yum localinstall mysql-community-release-fc20-5.noarch