Documentation Home
MySQL 5.7 Reference Manual
Related Documentation Download this Manual
PDF (US Ltr) - 39.3Mb
PDF (A4) - 39.4Mb
PDF (RPM) - 38.6Mb
HTML Download (TGZ) - 10.9Mb
HTML Download (Zip) - 11.0Mb
HTML Download (RPM) - 9.6Mb
Man Pages (TGZ) - 219.4Kb
Man Pages (Zip) - 328.0Kb
Info (Gzip) - 3.6Mb
Info (Zip) - 3.6Mb
Excerpts from this Manual

MySQL 5.7 Reference Manual  /  MySQL Programs

Chapter 4 MySQL Programs

Table of Contents     [+/-]

4.1 Overview of MySQL Programs
4.2 Using MySQL Programs     [+/-]
4.3 Server and Server-Startup Programs     [+/-]
4.4 Installation-Related Programs     [+/-]
4.5 Client Programs     [+/-]
4.6 Administrative and Utility Programs     [+/-]
4.7 Program Development Utilities     [+/-]
4.8 Miscellaneous Programs     [+/-]
4.9 Environment Variables
4.10 Unix Signal Handling in MySQL

This chapter provides a brief overview of the MySQL command-line programs provided by Oracle Corporation. It also discusses the general syntax for specifying options when you run these programs. Most programs have options that are specific to their own operation, but the option syntax is similar for all of them. Finally, the chapter provides more detailed descriptions of individual programs, including which options they recognize.