[Koha] Access denied for user 'root

Mark Tompsett mtompset at hotmail.com
Sat Mar 16 04:49:30 NZDT 2013


> During the installation I used  Ubuntu MySQL Security Tweak
> from this documentation

You should be using:

It too has the same section:

The tarball method of installation requires a level of system administration 
that many first time users do not have. Packages are much easier by 

> But now I need to connect Koha database with a
> Mysql -u root -p command.

$ mysql -u root -p
[ I generally put the command on a different line, so it prompts you for the 
password. Otherwise, it may think 'command' is your password.]

If you have forgotten your root password, Tomas has already pointed out how 
to do that.

Mark Tompsett 

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