I am nost sure what you are trying to say, but is it possible that you
login as user "root" ?
I assumed that you probably just installed mysql and are new to mysql.
> I know the password for MySQL Command line client so I can login and
> create and modify dbs etc. I am trying to create a MySQL datasource in
> coldfusion with the MySQL (3.x) driver. It is asking me for the username,
> is there any way to find that out from MySQL Command line client or is
> there a file in the mysql folder on my pc? Thanks