[mythtv-users] STEP 3 - Running MythTV

David Smith djs98052 at gmail.com
Mon Aug 2 12:30:38 EDT 2004

Hi Russ,

Check out Section 6.4 of the installation guide on www.mythtv.org.  It
tells you how to grant permissions to non-root accounts to access the
mythconverg database.



On Sun, 01 Aug 2004 17:09:03 -0700, Russ <bigrig64 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I finally got mysql to run.
> I just kept trying different things and I finally got it to run as root
> (not as normal user yet). Anyway, this is what I get when I try to run
> MythTV:
> -----------------------------------
> russ at linux:~> mythtv
> Unable to connect to database!
> Driver error was [1/1045]:
> QMYSQL3: Unable to connect
> Database error was:
> Access denied for user: 'mythtv at localhost' (Using password: YES)

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