How to install MySQL 5.7 on CentOS 7 Server

To install MySQL 5.7 on CentOS 7 server, install the repository

import MySQL GPG key with

Install MySQL with the command

Enable MySQL to start on boot

Start MySQL with

Find the initial MySQL password with the command

This initial password is expired, you should change this password before you can start using MySQL server.

To set MySQL password and secure MySQL server, run the command

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