How to find your Server’s MySQL version?

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MySQL is an open source Relational Database Management System(RDBMS) and it uses SQL (Structured Query Language). It is ideal for both small and large applications for accessing, adding and managing content in the database. It is noted for its quick processing, proven reliability, ease and flexible to use. MySQL is an essential part of almost every open source PHP applications. MySQL is developed, distributed and supported by Oracle Corporation. In MySQL databases are stored in tables and a table is a collection related data and it consists of rows and columns. Here you will see, how to find Server’s MySQL version,

To find your Server’s MySQL version:

We can find the server’s MySQL version by using commands in the command-line interface.

Open SSH shell and login to the server. Determining the MySQL version is not very difficult but the command line is a quick trick and it is useful. Use the following command to know the server’s MySQL version,





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