Connect to localhost MySQL from Docker container

To test connection to MySQL/MariaDB server running on localhost from Docker container try:

docker run --rm -it --net=host mariadb mysql -u root -h
--rm  Automatically remove the container when it exits
-i    Keep STDIN open even if not attached
-t    Allocate a pseudo-TTY
--net Connect a container to a network

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