In this article, you will learn steps for installing mysql5.6 on Linux, before we start let’s check all dependencies before installing MySQL.Steps for installing Mysql56 on linux
Install MySQL dependencies

Download MySQL source code

Build mysql

Initial Setup – Create group and user

Create MySQL data directory

Modify /etc/my.cnf

Create database

Change owner

Copy initd script

Retart mysql-server


Setup SSL :: Create SSL keys

Organize key files
  • Move generated pem files to /usr/local/mysql/ directory
  • Change permission sudo chmod 400 *.pem
  • Change owner sudo chown mysql:mysql *.pem
Modify my.cnf

Restart mysql-server

Setup Binlog
Create binlog directory

Modify my.cnf

Restart mysql-server

This is the Steps for installing Mysql56 on Linux