Let's go back to where we left off in the Exercise 11: Validating a Request of Chapter 2, Building the API – Part 1. In this example, we will be using MySQL as our database of choice. Make sure your machine is set up with MySQL and MySQL Workbench:
- Open MySQL Workbench. Click on the + button to create a connection:
- Add the connection name as packt, username as root, and the password (if any). Click on Test Connection to see if the connection is correct, then click on OK:
- Click on OK to create the connection.
- Now, click on the connection, ...