Supported databases in production for self-hosting Ghost - Ghost Developers
Find out what databases are supported for a production install of Ghost, and learn how to migrate your database.
How to Migrate From MariaDB 10 to MySQL 8
This how-to will guide you through the steps to migrate from MariaDB 10 to MySQL 8. Ghost 5+ requires MySQL 8, as it’s a breaking change, so upgrade now if you’re running MariaDB. I use an Ubuntu 20.04 LTS server hosted on Linode. However, the guide should work equally well on other platforms. Th…