phpMyAdmin 4.2.2 Released

phpMyAdmin is a free software tool written in PHP, intended to handle the administration of MySQL over the Web. phpMyAdmin supports a wide range of operations on MySQL, MariaDB and Drizzle. Frequently used operations (managing databases, tables, columns, relations, indexes, users, permissions, etc) can be performed via the user interface, while you still have the ability to directly execute any SQL statement


  • Intuitive web interface
  • Support for most MySQL features:
  • Browse and drop databases, tables, views, fields and indexes
  • Create, copy, drop, rename and alter databases, tables, fields and indexes
  • Maintenance server, databases and tables, with proposals on server configuration
  • Execute, edit and bookmark any SQL-statement, even batch-queries
  • Manage MySQL users and privileges
  • Manage stored procedures and triggers
  • Import data from CSV and SQL
  • Export data to various formats: CSV, SQL, XML, PDF, ISO/IEC 26300 – OpenDocument Text and Spreadsheet, Word, LATEX and others
  • Administering multiple servers
  • Creating PDF graphics of your database layout
  • Creating complex queries using Query-by-example (QBE)
  • Searching globally in a database or a subset of it
  • Transforming stored data into any format using a set of predefined functions, like displaying BLOB-data as image or download-link
  • And much more…

Bug Fixes

  • Disable database expansion when enabled throws Error 500 when database name is clicked in navigation tree
  • Table display of performance_schema DB structure
  • Protect Binary Columns: many problems
  • BLOB link transformation is broken
  • Cannot see databases in nav panel on databases grouping when disabled database expansion
  • No more calendar into search tab
  • Monitor should fit into screen width
  • When copying databases, primary key attributes get lost
  • Empty maxInputVars on js/messages.php

Install phpMyAdmin 4.2.2 on Ubuntu 14.04

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:tuxpoldo/phpmyadmin

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin

– During installation you will be asked to select a Web server to run the phpMyAdmin interface. Select either Apache or lighttpd and press enter.

– Configure phpMyAdmin database

– Launch your Web browser and login to phpMyAdmin ‘http://localhost/phpmyadmin‘. Enter the username and password created during installation

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