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From:Johan De Meersman Date:March 31 2010 7:07am
Subject:Re: Secure Install Removed Root Accounts
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On Wed, Mar 31, 2010 at 12:25 AM, Carlos Mennens <carloswill@stripped>wrote:

> hearing from many admins that MySQL expects and needs there to be
> three accounts for root. Them being 'localhost', 127.0.0.1, and
> hostname. Is this false information?
>

Totally false. It's convenient, and probably all of their scripts depend on
it, but it's in no way necessary, and most certainly not without password.

Just make sure you have another admin account :-)

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Secure Install Removed Root AccountsCarlos Mennens31 Mar
  • Re: Secure Install Removed Root AccountsJohan De Meersman31 Mar
    • Re: Secure Install Removed Root AccountsCarlos Mennens31 Mar
      • Re: Secure Install Removed Root AccountsJohan De Meersman31 Mar
  • Re: Secure Install Removed Root AccountsJohn Daisley31 Mar