"And, to make matters even easier, MySQL Administrator is found
in the standard distribution repositories, so installation is a
breeze. And MySQL Administrator is available for both Linux and
Windows, so even the non-Linux crowd can enjoy this fantastic tool.
In this article you will see how to install MySQL Administrator as
well as create a schema (aka database) and a table for your
"As you would expect, all you need to do is fire up your
software installation tool (such as Synaptic or the Ubuntu Software
Center), do a search for “mysql administrator”, select
the results, and install. You should already have a running MySQL
installation, but if you do not the software installer should pick
up all of the dependencies.
"Once installed you will find this tool located in the
Programming sub-menu of the Applications menu."