Question: How to change default MySQL port in linux?



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How to change default MySQL port in linux?
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I have a sever and due to some reasons I want to run the MySQL server on the different port and not on the detault port 3306.

How to change the MySQL default port on my Linux box?


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December 4, 2013 at 5:20 PM


Here are the steps of change the MySQL's default port on Linux based computer.

Step 1:

Loin to your Linux computer as root.

Step 2:

Using vi editor tool open the my.cnf file for editing. Here is the command:

vi /etc/my.cnf

Find the entry:

port       = 3306

Step 3:

Change it to desired port

port       = 3307

or something else.

Save the file and exit the vi editor.

Step 4:

Restart the mysql server using following command:

service mysql restart

After restarting the MySQL server it will start listening on another port.


December 4, 2013 at 5:21 PM


Check the tutorial MySQL default port number and how to change it if you are using windows machine.



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