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 phpMyAdmin 3.1.x

  1. Run the following yum install command
    yum install phpmyadmin
  2. Restart the Apache Server
    service httpd restart


  1. Visit http://localhost/phpmyadmin in your local web browser. You should be prompted for authentication
  2. Enter the system root username and password and click OK
  3. You should now be presented with the phpMyAdmin home page