Create MySQl Database and User


1. Login to MySQL with root credentials

$ mysql -u root -p
Enter password: 
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Your MySQL connection id is 43
Server version: 5.5.49-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 (Ubuntu)

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2. Create database mydb

mysql> create database mydb;
Query OK, 1 row affected (0.00 sec)

3. Create user my_user

mysql> create user 'my_user'@"localhost" identified by "qwP3$5";
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.00 sec)

4. Give all privileges to user my_user

mysql> grant all privileges on mydb.* to 'my_user' with grant option;
Query OK, 0 rows affected (0.04 sec)

5. And then exit

mysql> exit


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