The 365 Data Science team is proud to invite you to our own community forum. A very well built system to support your queries, questions and give the chance to show your knowledge and help others in their path of becoming Data Science specialists.
Ask
Anybody can ask a question
Answer
Anybody can answer
Vote
The best answers are voted up and moderated by our team

MySQL Installer

MySQL Installer

0
Votes
1
Answer

Hello there 
 
So i have been trying to install Mysql. In the mysql server there are different versions like MySQL Server 8.0.18 MySQL 8.0.19 MySQL 8.0.16 it goes on and on. My first question is which is suitable to download because in the “How to download MySQL” Lesson the version they used was quite older. Should I still stick with it 
Second question is for the MySQL Workbench does the same apply 

1 Answer

365 Team
0
Votes

Hi Chisom!
Thanks for reaching out!
As a general rule – the newer version, the better. So, yes – stick to the newest version of the installer, and in this way you will install the newest versions of both the Server and Workbench. 
Otherwise, although the versions seem to be quite distant from one another (e.g. 5.17 vs. 8.0.19), they are not that different at all particularly for the purposes of taking our course. The differences are slight and we will always help you if an issue related to that or anything else arises.
Hope this helps.
Best,
Martin

×
Complete Data Science Training
Save 60%