Setup mySQL for WordPress

Install MySQL and Apache

yum install mysql
yum install mysql-server
chkconfig mysqld on
service mysqld start
sudo yum install php-gd
yum install httpd
chkconfig httpd on
service httpd start

Create Database:


Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or g.
Your MySQL connection id is 5340 to server version: 3.23.54

Type ‘help;’ or ‘h’ for help. Type ‘c’ to clear the buffer.

mysql> CREATE DATABASE databasename;
Query OK, 1 row affected (0.00 sec)

mysql> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON databasename.* TO “username”@”hostname”
-> IDENTIFIED BY “password”;
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.00 sec)

Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.01 sec)

mysql> EXIT

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