How to enable Remote access to your MariaDB/MySQL database

5 min readMar 25, 2021

MariaDB is a free, open-source and one of the most popular relational database system around the globe. It is a drop-in replacement for MySQL database system. However, the structure and indexes of both database systems are same, this will allow you to switch your database from MySQL to MariaDB without having to alter your applications.

In this tutorial, using manually with shell access on a Ubuntu 20.04 multipass on Linux Localhost.

Enabling Remote Access