How to install MariaDB on Arch Linux 2017

install mariadb on arch linux

Arch Linux Tutorial – This tutorial will show you how to install MariaDB on Arch Linux 2017. MariaDB is fork of MySQL Server which is free, open source and yet powerful. MariaDB has been used by millions of websites or companies all over the world. Installing MariaDB on Arch Linux 2017 is pretty simple. Its available on Pacman repository.

install mariadb on arch linux

For further reading about MySQL on Arch Linux, please visit the official ArchWiki of MySQL. MariaDB can be implemented on many aspects such as websites, GIS purposes and many other SQL data storage.

Prerequisites

  • root access to Arch Linux system
  • internet connection
  • basic understanding of Linux command

Steps to install MariaDB on Arch Linux 2017

Step 1. Update your system

Step 2. Install MariaDB

Sample output:
Configure MariaDB

After install, do not start the mariadb service. We need to configure the mariadb first

Now start mariadb service

Secure MySQL Installation

Output:

At this point our MariaDB server is up and running. Thanks for reading this how to install MariaDB on Arch Linux 2017. See on the other tutorial.

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