A database management system
is an essential part of computing, and one of the most widely is MySQL. The MySQL server comes from the house of Oracle
and can be installed in the Gentoo
distribution of Linux. Firstly, the user has to download packages
that are required to download this open source database. For this one has to run a custom command. By default MySQL is placed in the start up
through the process of installation. It can be removed and put in the run command
and for that, again specific commands have to be keyed in the Gentoo
distribution of Linux systems.
Installing MySQL on Gentoo distribution is made up of very easy and simple steps:
This command allows the downloading of packages required to install MySQL and the installing of them.
- Run the command
- This version allows you to start configuring the server and MySQL installed initialising root password.
- By default installation places the MySQL server at startup. To remove it run the command
- To put it in the run mode: