Apache and PhpMyAdminin installation in Ubuntu Mate 18 and Mint 19

It goes almost the same way like in Mint 18, but MySQL root user is disabled in Ubuntu 18 based systems, so the installation goes the next way:

sudo apt-get install apache2

sudo apt-get install mysql-server

sudo mysql -p -u root

mysql> CREATE USER 'username_here'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY 'password_here';

mysql> GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON *.* TO ’username_here’@’%’ WITH GRANT OPTION;


mysql user instruction

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin

… and set password

…. and login into PhpMyAdmin



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