If you plan for example to have a bastion host in the cloud to access all your MySQL servers and use only MySQL Shell, the first time you connect to one of the host, you will realize that MySQL Shell prompts for a password but doesn’t ask you to store it of not.
mysqlsh firstname.lastname@example.org Please provide the password for 'email@example.com': **** MySQL Shell 8.0.21 Copyright (c) 2016, 2020, Oracle and/or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation and/or its affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners. Type '\help' or '\?' for help; '\quit' to exit. Creating a session to 'firstname.lastname@example.org' Fetching schema names for autocompletion… Press ^C to stop. Your MySQL connection id is 16 (X protocol) Server version: 8.0.21 MySQL Community Server - GPL No default schema selected; type \use to set one. MySQL 192.168.5.94:33060+ ssl JS > Bye!
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