MySQL has a dependency on the libaio library. The data directory initialization, and subsequent server startup steps, will fail if this library is not installed locally.
On YUM-based systems:
shell> sudo yum install -y libaio
On APT-based systems:
shell> sudo apt-get install -y libaio1
Download the TAR binary from the MySQL Downloads page, at https://dev.mysql.com/downloads/mysql/, then choose Linux - Generic as the OS and select the version. You can download directly onto your server directly using the wget command:
shell> cd /optshell> wget "https://dev.mysql.com/get/Downloads/MySQL-8.0/mysql-8.0.3-rc-linux-glibc2.12-x86_64.tar.gz"
Install MySQL using the following steps:
- Add the mysql group and the mysql user. All the ...