Formerly known as: mysql56

Open source relational database management system

License: GPL-2.0

/api/formula/mysql@5.6.json (JSON API)

Formula code on GitHub

Current versions:

stable 5.6.47
bottle 🍾 catalina, mojave, high_sierra


Depends on:

openssl@1.1 1.1.1g Cryptography and SSL/TLS Toolkit

Depends on when building from source:

cmake 3.18.3 Cross-platform make
A "/etc/my.cnf" from another install may interfere with a Homebrew-built
server starting up correctly.

MySQL is configured to only allow connections from localhost by default

To connect:
     mysql -uroot


Installs (30 days)
mysql@5.6 5,061
Installs on Request (30 days)
mysql@5.6 5,045
Build Errors (30 days)
mysql@5.6 6
Installs (90 days)
mysql@5.6 15,835
Installs on Request (90 days)
mysql@5.6 15,784
Installs (365 days)
mysql@5.6 79,904
Installs on Request (365 days)
mysql@5.6 79,084
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