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After deploying the phpMyAdmin application, when the application runs, it displays this message:
"You should upgrade to MySQL Version 5.5. or later"
Zend Server 7 or Zend Server 6 on any version of IBM i
The current version of MySQL available on the IBM i is 5.1. Please install an older version of phpMyAdmin that works with MySQL 5.1. You can find instructions here: