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Installation and basic configuration of MariaDB on CentOS/RHEL 7.

In this post, I will show you how to install MariaDB on a CentOS/RHEL 7 machine. This task is really easy to complete and could be done in couple minutes. Installing the Software [[email protected] ~]# yum install mariadb-server Enabling and starting the service To enable the service and making it persistent across reboots: [[email protected] ~]# systemctl enable mariadb.service To start the service: [[email protected] ~]# systemctl start mariadb.service Basic MariaDB configuration Now we are going to do some basic configuration. To do this we will execute the mysql_secure_installation script. To do this run: [[email protected] ~]# mysql_secure_installation Here are some steps... read more »