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

scram69 scram69 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 28 15:25:25 UTC 2012

On Sat, Jul 28, 2012 at 3:43 AM, nemo <myth797 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 28/07/12 06:49, scram69 wrote:
>> Hi all-
>> 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?
> It's worth checking here:
>  /etc/apache2/sites-available/mythweb.conf
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Brilliant!  That was the one.  It appears in Mythbuntu, mythweb
ignores the correct password set in at least three other intuitive
locations, and will only connect to the DB if this file has the
correct password!
"destroying the fundamental underpinnings of the broadcast television ecosystem"

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