MySQL - Cannot access as root
gerard-seibert at suscom.net
Thu Jul 28 21:20:25 GMT 2005
I have just installed MySQL 5. I can access the program as a regular user,
but not as root. As I regular user I have no privileges. If I attempt to
access as root, I receive this error message.
ERROR 1045 (28000) Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using
I can access the program as root using: mysql -u root -p and then
supplying a password at the prompt, but that is about it.
What can I do to correct this problem? I tried deleting the entire package
and reinstalling it, but the problem continues. When I first installed the
program, it worked, but only one time. Obviously, I did something, but I
do not know what.
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