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From:Fred Lindberg Date:May 13 1999 9:20pm
Subject:Re: can connect to fully qualified hostname but not localhost
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On Thu, 13 May 1999 15:18:07 -0600, root wrote:

>[root@scutum /root]# mysql mysql
>ERROR 1045: Access denied for user: 'root@localhost' (Using password: NO)
>[root@scutum /root]# mysql -h scutum.bigsky.net mysql

"localhost" is special, doesn't use network to connect, etc. Make an
entry for root@localhost that is identical to that for
root@stripped [and make sure that the latter has proper
restrictions as you appear to allow password-less access].


-Sincerely, Fred

(Frederik Lindberg, Infectious Diseases, WashU, St. Louis, MO, USA)


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