How to Start MySQL Server (mysqld) Using the Oracle Linux/Redhat Linux (RHEL) System V Init Service Script

(Doc ID 1638725.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 24, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 4.0 and later
Generic Linux


Describe the usage of the System V init service script provided for Oracle Linux and Redhat Linux (RHEL).

This document only covers systems that use the System V init script. Specifically it does not cover MySQL 5.7 and systemd installations.



Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms