In this tutorial, we’re going to show you how to install MySQL on CentOS. Step-by-step instructions on how to configure and install MySQL. Alternative recommended read: How to Install MySQL on Ubuntu. Prerequisites Before we begin, this is what you’ll need: A CentOS server. You can get one from Linode or Vultr. If you want […]
In this tutorial, we’ll show you how to upgrade/update MySQL to a newer version. This tutorial was written and tested for Ubuntu. Recommended reading: How to install MySQL on Ubuntu Before we begin Before we begin with our actual tutorial, this is what you need (to know): As of writing, the latest MySQL release is […]
The second part of our LAMP tutorial series: how to install MySQL (or MariaDB) on an Ubuntu server. This tutorial is intended for Ubuntu servers, the instructions should work on any LTS release of Ubuntu, including Ubuntu 22.04, 20.04, Ubuntu 18.04, and even non-LTS releases like Ubuntu 21.10 and other Ubuntu-based distros. We tested this […]
There was a question on Quora – Is Facebook considering ditching MySQL in favor of MariaDB like Google did? The best answer really comes from Harrison Fisk, so I’ll leave you to it to read. The older link made its way on social media about Wikipedia_$ mv MySQL MariaDB. …[Read more]
Monty just got interviewed by Packt Publishing in a Q&A format. There’s no way to comment on that article, so I’m wondering if you have any feedback — drop it here.