Installing MySQL Shell on macOS

To install MySQL Shell on macOS, do the following:

  1. Download the package from http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/shell/ .

  2. Double-click the downloaded DMG to mount it. Finder opens.

  3. Double-click the .pkg file shown in the Finder window.

  4. Follow the steps in the installation wizard.

    Figure 19.2 Installation of MySQL Shell on macOS

    Installation of MySQL Shell on macOS

  5. When the installer finishes, eject the DMG. (It can be deleted.)