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This package was approved as a trusted package on 2/13/2019.

MariaDB is designed as a drop-in replacement of MySQL with more features, new storage engines, fewer bugs, and better performance. MariaDB server is a community developed fork of MySQL server started by core members of the original MySQL team.

MariaDB strives to be the logical choice for database professionals looking for a robust, scalable, and reliable SQL server. To accomplish this, the MariaDB Foundation work closely and cooperatively with the larger community of users and developers in the true spirit of Free and open source software, and release software in a manner that balances predictability with reliability.

MariaDB comparison to MySQL


Please Note: This is an automatically updated package. If you find it is
out of date by more than a day or two, please contact the maintainer(s) and
let them know the package is no longer updating correctly.

To install MariaDB, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install mariadb --version 10.3.12

To upgrade MariaDB, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade mariadb --version 10.3.12


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    #Install-VirtualPackage 'mariadb.portable' 'mariadb.install'

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • MariaDB Foundation


MariaDB Foundation


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
MariaDB 10.3.16 1065 Monday, June 17, 2019 approved
MariaDB 10.3.15 878 Tuesday, May 14, 2019 approved
MariaDB 10.3.14 967 Tuesday, April 2, 2019 approved
MariaDB 540 Friday, March 8, 2019 approved
MariaDB 10.3.13 333 Thursday, February 21, 2019 approved
MariaDB 10.3.12 841 Monday, January 7, 2019 approved
MariaDB 10.3.11 1547 Saturday, December 8, 2018 approved
MariaDB 10.2.14 3336 Friday, March 30, 2018 approved
MariaDB 10.2.13 386 Thursday, March 8, 2018 approved
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