MySQL Permission Problems
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Sat Nov 28 15:15:32 PST 2009
The only thing I can think, is that MySql is not up and running. Can
you login to it from the command line directly? Try `mysql5 -u root`,
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On Nov 28, 2009, at 2:10 PM, Craig Hoffman wrote:
> I'm sort of stumped here. I just did a clean install of MySQL.
> sudo port install mysql5-server
> After the install I ran this command -
> sudo -u _mysql mysql_install_db5
> It returned the usual messages - Installing tables - ok and so on.
> No problems reported. Next, I ran mysql_secure_installation
> script. From the output message:
> "Alternately, you can run:
> sudo /opt/local/lib/mysql5/bin/mysql_secure_installation"
> When I run the script, it returns Error 1045 (28000): Access denied
> for user 'root at localhost' (Using Password: Yes). Keep in mind, this
> is a new install. I have not setup a root password yet. Any ideas
> on whats going on here? Thanks.
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