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I need to create a new user to access our RDS/MySQL database

Posted on 2016-11-09
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I need help creating a non-root user to access our MySQL database, which is hosted on an RDS instance.  I tried setting up IAM roles and creating policies, but am not having any success with this.
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Question by:Kamron Shahbahrami
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Dan Craciun earned 500 total points
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Using command line:
mysql -u [your_master_username] -p -h YOURRDSENDPOINT.rds.amazonaws.com

CREATE USER 'kamron'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY 'somepassword';
GRANT SELECT ON [your_database].[some_table] TO 'kamron'@'%';

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Or you could use MySQL Workbench, connect to the Amazon RDS and run the 2 commands.

HTH,
Dan
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