Now that the mess with starting the server is over, I cannot access it.
After installing the rpm files, I initialize the grant tables with
Then I type:
mysql -u root mysql
The result is: ERROR 1045: Access denied for user: 'root@localhost' (Using
Typing mysql -u root test results in the same error. It seems I am locked
out, but have not accessed the database at all. There is no prompt for a
password at all.
I'm installing this on a Linux box with Cobalt Linux installed and used the
RPM installation method.
No troubleshooting technique seems to work
Any more help is appreciated :)