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$NetBSD: MESSAGE,v 1.2 2007/01/23 15:51:53 ghen Exp $
After the tables are set up and the MySQL server is running,
please remember to set a password for the MySQL root user!
This is done by running both:
${PREFIX}/bin/mysqladmin -u root -p password 'new-password'
${PREFIX}/bin/mysqladmin -h `hostname` -u root -p password 'new-password'
The "Enter password:" prompt is asking for the existing password.
As there is no existing password, just press the Return key.
There is a script distributed with MySQL that can help you lock down
an installation. This script has been installed to
Please see the manual and the MySQL web site for more instructions.
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