2.18 Postinstallation Setup and Testing

2.18.1 Postinstallation Procedures for Unix-like Systems
2.18.2 Troubleshooting Problems Starting the MySQL Server
2.18.3 Securing the Initial MySQL Accounts

This section discusses post-installation items for Unix-like systems. If you are using Windows, see Section 2.10.7, “Windows Postinstallation Procedures”.

After installing MySQL, there are some items that you should address. For example: