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MySQL GUI Client on Linux

Sagar Kale
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Joined: May 02, 2008
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Hi,

I need mysql GUI client on linux. If someone knows, please let me know.

Joe Ess
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What features do you need? MySql Workbench is available for Linux. Personally, I develop in Eclipse, so I use Eclipse SQL Explorer (that is, if I'm not using the command-line client).


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Peter Johnson
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The are also the MySQL GUI tools (Browser and Admin): http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/gui-tools/5.0.html
Your distro should have them available for easy installation.


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Luciano R Sousa
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i used phpmyadmin.

is very good!
Sagar Kale
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Thank you Joe,Peter,Luciano .

I first downloaded SQLExplorer. It did not work may be because my eclipse version is 3.4 (that is the only reason I can guess).

Then I downloaded MySQL GUI tools. I could connect to mysql server through MySQL Admin.

Only question which I want to ask my CentOS version is 5.3. The rpm which I downloaded is for RHEL 4 because this Download page does not have for RHEL 5. Till now it has not given me any problem, will it work fine on CentOS 5.3?
Joe Ess
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Sagar Kale wrote:
I first downloaded SQLExplorer. It did not work may be because my eclipse version is 3.4 (that is the only reason I can guess).


I'm running 3.4.1 and SQLExplorer works fine.
Sagar Kale
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In the beginning I extracted plugin and features directory to my eclipse directory but I could not see SQLExplorer prospective.

Now I extracted complete downloaded zip file and executed sqlexplorer. It opened new Window like Eclipse from which I connected to MySQL.

I am very new to Linux. I don't know if this is correct way to start sqlexplorer or it starts as eclipse prospective.

But I can execute sql commands from the eclipse like window which opened after run sqlexplorer executable.

Again I am very new to Linux.
Pat Farrell
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On debian and ubuntu, its called "mysql-query-browser" and easily installable using Synaptic
Sagar Kale
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Updated eclipse through update site.

Now I see SQLExplorer perspective in Eclipse.


Thank you.
 
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