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This tutorial will show you how to install CentOS 7 and properly divide your disk space among all the necessary partitions. Since the process is quite long, I will try to not write much but provide lots of screenshots to make things more visual and less error-prone.
This tutorial will show how to enable MySQL remote access in order to make it accept connections from the network instead of just local connections.
A fresh MySQL installation has its remote access disabled by default for security reasons, however, it can be enabled by taking a few simple steps.
It is important to mention that the following solution was tested against CentOS 7.2, but it’s very likely to work on other Linux versions and/or distributions.
I am going straight to the solution to make your MySQL avaiable for remote access, but you can find a detailed explanation at the end of this post.