[ubuntu-za] Can't connect to local MySQL server

Alf Stockton alf at stockton.co.za
Wed Jan 28 11:38:16 GMT 2009


Vincent Williams wrote:
> On Wednesday 28 January 2009 13:28:35 Alf Stockton wrote:
> 
>> root at general:~# mysql -h 127.0.0.1 -u root -p
>> Enter password:
>> ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using
>> password: NO)
> 
> Without the -p. Seems dumb, I know, but I had a similar issue a long time ago 
> and think I resolved it by not using the -p. Made me worry though...
> 
root at general:~# mysql -h 127.0.0.1 -u root
ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: NO)

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