Install MySQL workbench in Ubuntu

MySQL Workbench is a integrated tool for MySQL.
The MySQL workbench gives a graphical interface to user through which user can easily manage many MySQL Administration task.The tool can be install in Windows,MacOSX and Linux. As well as its source code is also available.
The MySQL Workbench is easy to install in Windows,MacOSX and Linux operating system.

Here we will install the MySQL WorkBench in Ubuntu

Use the below given command to install MySQL workbench

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install mysql-workbench

It will install its dependency itself.

Below is the reference of my system

[email protected]:/etc/mail# apt-get install mysql-workbench
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  sendmail-base sendmail-cf sensible-mda
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
The following extra packages will be installed:
  libctemplate2 mysql-utilities mysql-workbench-data python-mysql.connector
  python-pysqlite2 ttf-bitstream-vera
Suggested packages:
  python-pysqlite2-doc python-pysqlite2-dbg
The following NEW packages will be installed:
  libctemplate2 mysql-utilities mysql-workbench mysql-workbench-data
  python-mysql.connector python-pysqlite2 ttf-bitstream-vera
0 upgraded, 7 newly installed, 0 to remove and 483 not upgraded.
Need to get 19.6 MB of archives.
After this operation, 55.1 MB of additional disk space will be used.
Do you want to continue [Y/n]? y
Get:1 quantal/universe libctemplate2 i386 2.2-3 [255 kB]
Get:2 quantal/universe python-mysql.connector all 0.3.2-1 [36.6 kB]
Get:3 quantal/universe mysql-utilities all 1.0.5-1 [234 kB]
Get:4 quantal/universe mysql-workbench-data all 5.2.40+dfsg-1 [7,152 kB]
Get:5 quantal/universe python-pysqlite2 i386 2.6.3-3 [35.3 kB]
Get:6 quantal/universe mysql-workbench i386 5.2.40+dfsg-1 [11.6 MB]
Get:7 quantal/universe ttf-bitstream-vera all 1.10-8 [352 kB]
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[email protected]:/etc/mail# 

After installation you can see,it is available in Dash home


Click on the MySQL WorkBench icon and you will get its dashboard.

mysql workbench

mysql workbench

Just explore the MySQL workbench, now you can easily manage multiple MySQL database server from single point in graphical mode.


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