Connect to MySQL
Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment and about OS X VMs.
You can connect to the database from the same computer where it is installed with the mysql client tool.
$ mysql -u root -p
You will be prompted to enter the root user password. This is the same password entered during the server deployment process.