MariaDB 10.9 on OpenBSD 7.3: Install

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    Read-only git conversion of OpenBSD's official CVS src repository. Pull requests not accepted - send diffs to the tech@ mailing list.

    To Install it on OpenBSD, the solid and clean operating system, is easy thanks to the Package Management system ("ports") maintained by the great project and the community.

  • MySQL

    MySQL Server, the world's most popular open source database, and MySQL Cluster, a real-time, open source transactional database.

    MariaDB is one of the popular relational database management systems (RDBMS), forked from MySQL by some of the original developers. It is open source and ready for both community and enterprise use with long history and large knowledge to manage and maintain.

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  • mariadb-docker

    Docker Official Image packaging for MariaDB

    WARNING: The host '(...)' could not be looked up with /usr/local/bin/resolveip. This probably means that your libc libraries are not 100 % compatible with this binary MariaDB version. The MariaDB daemon, mysqld, should work normally with the exception that host name resolving will not work. This means that you should use IP addresses instead of hostnames when specifying MariaDB privileges ! Installing MariaDB/MySQL system tables in '/var/mysql' ... OK Two all-privilege accounts were created. One is root@localhost, it has no password, but you need to be system 'root' user to connect. Use, for example, sudo mysql The second is _mysql@localhost, it has no password either, but you need to be the system '_mysql' user to connect. After connecting you can set the password, if you would need to be able to connect as any of these users with a password and without sudo See the MariaDB Knowledgebase at You can start the MariaDB daemon with: /etc/rc.d/mysqld start Please report any problems at The latest information about MariaDB is available at Consider joining MariaDB's strong and vibrant community:

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