How do I add a mysql database to digital ocean?

October 10, 2014 2.1k views

I am trying to update my database with new information on digital ocean but do not know how. I've exported the a mysql file from phymyadmin with the database information but do not know how to take it a step further. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

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What OS are you using? Here's the instructions assuming you are using Ubuntu 12.04:



This tutorial explains how to install Apache, how to install MySQL, how to change the root MySQL password, how to install PHP, and how to see what libraries are available. LAMP stack is a group of open source software used to get web servers up and running. The acronym stands for Linux, Apache ( the web server) , MySQL (the database), and PHP (the language). This tutorial is written for Ubuntu.
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