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Item Description
Arch Package mariadb
Upstream Package Mariadb Downloads
Description database server
Systemd Service mariadb.service
Config Path /etc/mysql/my.cnf
Config Examples /usr/share/mysql/
User and Group mysql:mysql
Man Page(s) mysql(1)
Upstream Documentation

MySQL is a widely spread, multi-threaded, multi-user SQL database. For more information about features, see the official homepage.


MariaDB is the default implementation of MySQL in Arch Linux, provided with the mariadb package.


How to configure the software. Pretend there are instructions and examples. yay.


Common issues and how to fix them. Focus on Arch specific things.

Tips and Tricks

Some fancy stuff here about optimization, more efficient ways to do something, or make life with the app easier. Prefer Arch Linux specific stuff.