MySQL is a relational database management system, based on the well-known SQL language (Sequential Querying Language). The website at MySQL will give you a free program to download for the system you have so you can start coding after the installation you will make.
It can be difficult for those who will install it for the first time, or those who can't remember their root password. Resetting it might be somewhat tricky, but as soon as you start programming, you won't regret yourself for wasting your time. For web developers, this is a must.
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