[mythtv-users] errors when running perl scripts

Nick Morrott knowledgejunkie at gmail.com
Thu Jun 5 01:53:52 UTC 2008

2008/6/5 Matt Emmott <memmott at gmail.com>:
> I seem to have an error when running mythrename.pl or ipodexport.pl. I have
> no idea what the error really means and was hoping for some help. Here's the
> error:
> DBI connect('database=mythconverg:host=localhost;port=3306','mythtv',...)
> failed: Access denied for user 'mythtv'@'localhost' (using password: YES) at
> /usr/share/perl5/MythTV.pm line 337
> Cannot connect to database:

Does your 'mythtv' MySQL user have access privileges to connect to the
mythconverg database from localhost?

Nick Morrott

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