How To Upgrade Mysql On Cpanel Server

To upgrade MySQL select the MySQL version you want to install from WHM > Tweak Settings.

Then login via shell and run below command :

/scripts/mysqlup --force

Once the installation is complete , check MySQL version and then compile php/apache so that it can load new libraries by using below command :


You may select modules and other settings according to your choice from easyapache menu.

Once its complete you are done !