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Chrome OS & Database Foundations
TL;DR: Does anyone have a suggestion on how to work through Database Foundations without having access to OSX or Windows?
I promise i'm going to get a real computer eventually.
I'm working on the Database Foundations course, and i'm having trouble figuring out how to mimic using mySQL workbench on a OSX or Windows machine. I've tried crouton and duel-booting to get at least linux running, but they aren't particularly stable. I have a Cloud9 account, which gives me a mySQL database, but the only interface is CLI (as far as i can tell). I have a studentwebhosting account too, but I'm honestly very intimidated trying to figure out how to use SSH and all to access and interact with mySQL that way.
James Barnett39,199 Points
Rather than use cloud9 check out http://codio.io, it's similar to cloud9 but you can install some additional server-side applications including MySQL and PHPMyAdmin.
PHPMyAdmin isn't quite MySQL Workbench but it's got a web interface for interacting with a MySQL database.