MySQL Router 8.0

2.4.4 Testing the Installation

You can ensure the installation succeeded by running the following command. You should see a similar output on your system. An example of setting the Router for simple routing is available at Section 3.2, “Trying out MySQL Router in a Sandbox”

Note

Our example assumes that mysqlrouter is in the system's PATH. In this case, PATH includes /usr/local/bin.

shell> mysqlrouter --help

...

Start MySQL Router.

Configuration read from the following files in the given order (enclosed
in parentheses means not available for reading):
  (/etc/mysqlrouter/mysqlrouter.conf)
  /home/philip/.mysqlrouter.conf

...
Note

Use the mysqlrouter --version command to check the version.