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

scram69 scram69 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 28 15:21:07 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 1:26 AM, Thomas Boehm
<mythtv-users at lists.boehmi.net> wrote:
> 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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HI Thomas-
On my backend (Mythbuntu 12.04), those files appear to have been
auto-generated with the correct password when I changed the password
from the mysql command line ... yet mythweb still doesn't work.

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