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Using MySQL on Shared UW Hosting
UW Information Technology does not provide full support for MySQL. Only the MySQL binaries and limited documentation are provided. Some do-it-yourself skills or learning on the job will be needed.
(Note: Access to your MySQL server is limited to computers on the University of Washington network.)
Instructions on how to set up and install MySQL.
Install the PHP-based MySQL administration package to help manage your MySQL server.
Learn the basics of connecting to MySQL and creating new databases.
Learn the basics of configuring and administering your MySQL server from the command line.
Learn about connecting to your MySQL server using PHP.
Learn more about the responsibility of running a MySQL server.
Learn how to upgrade to the latest phpMyAdmin release.
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