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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: mysql user and password

    I use mysql with php on windows 2003, and I want to assign a passwor to username. I installed a mysql administration software and Mysql Control center, and aslo I have phpmyadmin, I assigned password to root but and write it down to php database configuration file, but my php site couldnt connect to mysql. do you why is it so?.
    how can I manage this.

  2. #2
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    Mar 2004
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    If you have MySQL 4.1 or 5 installed you might need to use old password to set your password in order to log in. Don't know if this is your problem or not, I know other people including myself have run into it.

    Read about it here:
    http://www.mysql.com/doc/en/Password_hashing.html

  3. #3
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    Oct 2003
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    Re: mysql user and password

    I wrote this document a while back
    Basic stuff - PHP -MySQL - Apache.

    http://www.coe.uncc.edu/~asingh/DOCS/setup_apm.htm

    see if it helps

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