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Creating a database

Creating a database: PHP with MySQL Essential Training
Creating a database: PHP with MySQL Essential Training

A database is a structure that holds the tables and data for your application or business. Using the command line in the terminal, this video demonstrates how to log into MySQL and the process of creating a database. You will also see how to structure commands and learn basic commands such as SHOW, CREATE, USE and DROP. Step by step, you will see how to create the database and access the database.

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Q: This course was revised on 6/4/2013. What changed?

A: The old version of this course was 6 years old and it was time for a complete revision, using PHP 5.4. (The tutorials will work with any version of PHP and covers any differences you might encounter). The author has also added updated installation instructions for Mac OS X Mountain Lion and Windows 8. The topics and end project are the same, but the code is slightly different. It also addresses frequently asked questions from the previous version.

Q: This course was updated on 5/20/2015. What changed?

A: We added one movie called "Changing the document root in Yosemite," which helps the Mac installation run more smoothly.

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