try to get phpmyadmin to work

William Attwood wattwood at gmail.com
Fri Apr 24 12:48:53 MDT 2009


Sometimes the encryption messes up in MySQL.
head to your mysql.users table:
select user, password, host from mysql.users;

than

select md5('#helloworld3') from dual;

see if the 2 outputs for "root" are the same.

-Will

On Fri, Apr 24, 2009 at 12:46 PM, Merrill Oveson <moveson at gmail.com> wrote:

> I've switched gears and I'm installing phpmyadmin.
>
> I've searched the web high and low.
>
> Here's my config.inc.php
>
> $cfg['Servers'][$i]['host'] = 'localhost';
> $cfg['Servers'][$i]['user'] = 'root';
> $cfg['Servers'][$i]['password'] = '#helloworld3';
>
> No matter I do I get the following error.
>
> 1045 - Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: NO)
>
> Anybody have any experience getting phpmyadmin to work?
>
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