Note : Youd need to be logged in as root user before to run the MySQLTuner script.

Step 1 : Log into your server with a root or sudo user via SSH.

Step 2 : Use the below command to download and execute :

wget mysqltuner.pl

Step 3 : Youd need to assign 775 permissions for the script:

chmod 775 mysqltuner.pl

Step 4 : To Run the script use:

perl mysqltuner.pl

Itd then display the stats and recommendations similar to the one shown below :

http://blog.hostripples.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/MySQLTuner_stats_recommendation_screen.jpg



MySQLTuner_stats_recommendation_screen

This concludes the process.