How to Create mysql User Manually When Installing Using RPM? (Doc ID 1506682.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2015

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 4.0 and later
Generic Linux

Goal

Learn which steps are required to install MySQL using RPM when it is a requirement to create the mysql user beforehand, e.g. to ensure a consistent uid for the user.
 

Solution

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