MySQL Community on Slack

Previously when application developers, connectors developers, DBAs and users… needed help from the MySQL Community, #mysql on freenodes IRC was the best place. Of course MySQL Forums are also a very good place to look for help.

But we wanted to offer a more modern alternative, where it’s easy to sort threads and channels by topics. Therefore we decided to welcome or MySQL Community on Slack (

Please use the form below to join us on Slack:

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