As you could read in this previous post, PHP 7.4 is now completely supporting MySQL 8.0 and the new default authentication plugin. I wanted to make a summary table providing and overview of all PHP versions and how they supported MySQL 8.0 and the different authentication plugins. As I am a RPM based distribution user, I’m using the famous repository … Read More
See some update at the end: 23 Dec 2019 MySQL and PHP is a love story that started long time ago. However the love story with MySQL 8.0 was a bit slower to start… but don’t worry it rules now ! The support of MySQL 8.0’s new default authentication method in PHP took some time and was added in PHP … Read More
In my road trip of the Open Source projects using MySQL, after having tested WordPress, Drupal and Joomla, let’s try to install Magento using MySQL 8.0 ! In Magento’s manual, we can see that the project requires MySQL 5.6 and supports 5.7.x since versoin 2.1.2. In my test, I will use Magento 2.3.3, the latest stable when writing this article. … Read More
From Drupal’s website, we can see that now the support of MySQL 8 is ready. I just tested it and it works great ! The only restriction is related to PHP and the support for the new authentication method in php-mysqlnd. In this previous post, I was happy because it was included in PHP 7.2.8, but this has been reverted … Read More
If you just migrated to MySQL 8.0, you may have seen that the default authentication plugin has been changed to a more secure one: caching_sha2_password and I’ve already written some articles about it. Now let’s discover how Perl users can deal with MySQL 8.0.