Thread: SQL authentication protocol
11-17-09, 01:29 #1Registered User
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- Nov 2009
Unanswered: SQL authentication protocol
Im new to this forum and new to mySQL also. I have some problem in mysql.
I have a html registration form. When i enter details in that form it should post the details to dbf. I have a dbf in sql. Whe i trying to connect to sql there i can see only ba error message. Error message is
Warning: mysql_connect(): Client does not support authentication protocol requested by server; consider upgrading MySQL client in C:\Program Files\Apache Group\Apache2\htdocs\project\register.php on line 6
Line no 6 is
$linkz=mysql_connect("localhost","root","password" ) or die ("Sorry Didont");
I have reset the password aslo. But the result is same. Im using sql server 4.1.
Pls can anyone give me step by step instructions to solve this problem.
11-17-09, 02:57 #2Jaded Developer
Provided Answers: 59
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- Nov 2004
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you have a mismatched mysql driver
consider reinstalling the the whole package from somewhere such as XAMPP. or work out what driver you need to connect between Apache & MySQLI'd rather be riding on the Tiger 800 or the Norton