[mythtv-users] MacOSX MySQL Errors

Mike Perkins mikep at randomtraveller.org.uk
Thu Sep 27 09:12:06 UTC 2007

Eric Robinson wrote:
> That did it!  The website doesn't put things the same way that you did
> right there.  I was using the mysql password for the "identified by"
> section.  That was causing a mismatch the whole time: "mythtv !=
> somethingRandomized"
The "identified by" string *is* the password. This password is held internally 
in the mysql database (in it's control tables) and is entirely unrelated to the 
Linux/Unix/MacOS passwords. In most cases, of course, we tend to make them the 
same to avoid confusion.

Mike Perkins

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