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From:Sasha Pachev Date:July 14 1999 5:27pm
Subject:Re: having problem accesing my databases....
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mwkohout wrote:
> 
> I was trying to change my password on my root mysql account, when I
> accidently typed this:
> 
> prompt% mysqladmin -u root password new-password
> 
> now I can't seem to access the db...it outputs this:
> 
> ERROR 1045: Access denied for user: 'root@localhost' (Using password:
> NO)
> 
> any help would be great...thanks
> mike kohout
> 

To recover a corrupted password, start mysqld with --skip-grant,
connect, manually fix the password, then restart it normally.

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having problem accesing my databases....mwkohout14 Jul
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