To install MySQL on an Ubuntu server, follow these steps:
That's it! You have now successfully installed MySQL on your Ubuntu server.
Note: If you are using Ubuntu 20.04 or later, the default database system is MariaDB, a community-developed fork of MySQL. The installation steps outlined above will also install MariaDB. If you specifically need MySQL, you can follow the same installation steps and then uninstall MariaDB afterward.
To uninstall MariaDB, follow these steps:
After uninstalling MariaDB, you can proceed with the MySQL installation instructions given above.