How to install MySQL Workbench on Manjaro Linux

MySQL Workbench is a free MySQL management tool that can be used to manage our MySQL or MariaDB server via GUI. Its a pretty useful application for MySQL database administrator. We can create new database, edit, delete, perform database migration and so on. This tutorial will show you how to install MySQL Workbench on Manjaro Linux. This tutorial also applicable to other Arch based Linux such as Antergos, Arch Linux and many more.

Task that covered on this tutorial:

  1. Enable AUR repository
  2. Install MySQL Workbench

Step 1. Enable AUR Repository on Manjaro Linux

MySQL Workbench is available on AUR repository. So, first of all, we need to enable AUR repository on Manjaro. Please read this tutorial to install or enable AUR.

Step 2. Install MySQL Workbench

I prefer to use Terminal to install Workbench on Manjaro. Simply use the following command:

yaourt -S mysql-workbench


[manjaro@manjaro-pc ~]$ yaourt -S mysql-workbench
resolving dependencies...
looking for conflicting packages...

Packages (24) ctemplate-2.3-4  libiodbc-3.52.10-1  libzip-1.1.3-1
              mysql-python-1.2.5-1  python2-appdirs-1.4.0-4
              python2-cffi-1.9.1-1  python2-cryptography-1.7.1-1
              python2-enum34-1.1.6-1  python2-idna-2.2-1
              python2-ipaddress-1.0.17-1  python2-packaging-16.8-1
              python2-paramiko-2.1.1-1  python2-pexpect-4.2.1-1
              python2-ply-3.9-1  python2-ptyprocess-0.5.1-1
              python2-pyasn1-0.1.9-1  python2-pycparser-2.17-1
              python2-pyparsing-2.1.10-1  python2-setuptools-1:32.3.1-1
              python2-six-1.10.0-2  tinyxml-2.6.2-5  unixodbc-2.3.4-2
              vsqlite++-0.3.13-4  mysql-workbench-6.3.8-5

Total Download Size:    16,95 MiB
Total Installed Size:  128,60 MiB

:: Proceed with installation? [Y/n] 

Type Y and press enter to continue.

When finished, run MySQL Workbench from the application menu. Enjoy MySQL Workbench on Manjaro.


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