2.10 Postinstallation Setup and Testing

2.10.1 Postinstallation Procedures for Unix-like Systems
2.10.2 Troubleshooting Problems Starting the MySQL Server
2.10.3 Securing the Initial MySQL Accounts

This section discusses postinstallation tasks for Unix-like systems. If you are using Windows, see Section 2.3.8, “Windows Postinstallation Procedures”.

After installing MySQL, there are some tasks that you should perform. For example: