Install and Configure phpMyAdmin on CentOS


phpMyAdmin is a tool written in PHP intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. Visit the phpMyAdmin website for more information.


  1. CentOS 5.x
  2. phpMyAdmin 3.1.x


  • Install and Configure the Remi Repository

Install phpMyAdmin 3.1.x

Run the following yum install command

yum install phpmyadmin

Restart the Apache Server

service httpd stop
service httpd start


Visit http://localhost/phpmyadmin in your local web browser. You should be prompted for authentication

Enter the system root username and password and click OK

You should now be presented with the phpMyAdmin home page

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