This tutorial is going to show you how to install MySQL Server on Pear OS 8. MySQL is a popular open source database server which available on various platform including Linux.
To install MySQL Server on Pear OS 8, open Terminal and type this command
sudo apt-get install mysql-server
Pear Linux will start downloading packages required for the installation. During installation you will be asked for the MySQL root password
Once finished, you can start and stop MySQL server using commands:
sudo start mysql
sudo restart mysql
sudo stop mysql