Software Development, Linux, and Windows

Notes on Software Development, Linux, and Windows

Install MariaDB on CentOS 7

Starting in CentOS 7, MariaDB has replaced MySQL as the default database installation. MariaDB is a 100% compatible binary replacement of MySQL.

Login as root
su -
Download and Install MariaDB
yum install mariadb-server
Configure MariaDB to start on System boot
systemctl enable mariadb
Start the mariadb service
systemctl start mariadb
Make MariaDB more secure
mysql_secure_installation