[mythtv-users] mythweb not working after mysql password changed

Thomas Boehm mythtv-users at lists.boehmi.net
Sat Jul 28 08:26:21 UTC 2012

scram69 wrote:
> Changed the mysql password for mythtv user from the default "mythtv".
> Frontends successfully connect using the new password.  I can even log
> into phpmyadmin using the new password.
> I put the new password into
> /usr/share/mythtv/mythweb/mythweb.conf.apache and restarted apache2.
> However, mythweb still gives me the dreaded "Access denied for user
> 'mythtv'@'localhost' (using password: YES) [#1045]" page.
> mythweb was working fine before the change (using the default "mythtv"
> password in mythweb.conf.apache).
> Is there another file lurking somewhere with the default password that
> I need to go and edit?

Mythweb might take the password either from the config.xml or mysql.txt
in /etc/mythtv...

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