Thursday, August 23, 2007

set new mysql password

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Here's another email request on setting up a new password for a newly installed mysql.

How to set a new password for a newly setup MySQL server?

# mysql -u mysql

At the prompt

Finally, at the "mysql>" prompt, type:

set password = password("yournewpassword");

then type:


Login with your new set mysql password like so

# mysql -u mysql -p

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