If you plan to deploy a Drupal site to OCI using MySQL Database Service, there is a very easy way to perform that deployment: using OCI’s Resource Manager !
As you know, security is something very important for Oracle in OCI, therefor, exposing the database on the Internet is not allowed.
Even if you are not using OCI, I really recommend you to follow that principle and never expose your database to Internet !
I already cover this in many previous posts. But I also understand that for people not being a sysadmin, this can be complicated the first time.
That’s why, all this can be automated using a stack to deploy in Resource Manager.
The first thing to do when you have your OCI account, it’s to download the stack from GitHub: https://github.com/lefred/oci-drupal-mds
Then in OCI’s dashboard, just …[Read more]