[CentOS] mysql : Access denied for user

William L. Maltby BillsCentOS at triad.rr.com
Sat May 20 12:41:44 UTC 2006

On Sat, 2006-05-20 at 07:48 -0400, Alfred von Campe wrote:
> On May 20, 2006, at 7:33, Johnny Hughes wrote:
> ><snip>

> > Put the localhost name first in the line, like this:
> >
> >
> > localhost xxxxx yyyy.yyy
> I've seen this cause many problems with other tools as well (not just  
> mysql).  I always thought it was wrong to include the actual hostname  
> in the localhost line, and it's one of the first thing I change after  
> building a system.  Does any one else think it's a good idea to  
> include the hostname in this line?

If you mean mynodename ...

instead of localhost localhost.localdomain

for example?

From rom *everything* I have encountered and read (from knowledgeable
folks?), only "localhost" and closely related should be there. Your
"real" node name should be on a line that assigns it's real IP address.


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