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Description

This function returns information about the account's MySQL® host.

Important:

In cPanel & WHM version 76 and later, when you disable the MySQL/MariaDB role and remote MySQL is not already configured, the system disables this function.

Examples


 cPanel or Webmail Session URL
https://hostname.example.com:2083/cpsess##########/execute/Mysql/get_server_information


Note:

This example calls the UAPI function via a cPanel session. For more information, read our Guide to UAPI documentation. 

 LiveAPI PHP Class
$cpanel = new CPANEL(); // Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
// Get MySQL host information.
$get_server_host_and_version = $cpanel->uapi(
    'Mysql', 'get_server_information'
);


Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 LiveAPI Perl Module
my $cpliveapi = Cpanel::LiveAPI->new(); # Connect to cPanel - only do this once.
 
# Get MySQL host information.
my $get_server_information = $cpliveapi->uapi(
    'Mysql', 'get_server_information'
);


Note:

For more information, read our Guide to the LiveAPI System.

 Command Line
uapi --user=username Mysql get_server_information


Notes:

  • You must URI-encode values.
  • username represents your account-level username.
  • For more information and additional output options, read our Guide to UAPI documentation or run the uapi --help command. 
  • If you run CloudLinux™, you must use the full path of the uapi command:

    /usr/local/cpanel/bin/uapi


 Output (JSON)
{  
   "messages":null,
   "errors":null,
   "status":1,
   "metadata":{  

   },
   "data":{  
      "host":"localhost",
      "version":"5.6.23",
      "is_remote":0
   }
}


Note:

Use cPanel's API Shell interface (cPanel >> Home >> Advanced >> API Shell) to directly test cPanel API calls.

Parameters

This function does not accept parameters.

Returns

ReturnTypeDescriptionPossible valuesExample
hoststring

The MySQL server's hostname.

A MySQL hostname or IP address.

localhost
versionstringThe MySQL server's version.A valid string.
5.6.23
is_remoteBooleanWhether the host is a remote MySQL server.
  • 1 — Remote host.
  • 0 — Local host.
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