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Re: [opensuse] best practice with msysql and root password
  • From: Per Jessen <per@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 21 Mar 2019 08:37:03 +0100
  • Message-id: <q6veuv$b38$>
stakanov wrote:

In data giovedì 21 marzo 2019 00:43:39 CET, David C. Rankin ha
On 03/20/2019 04:53 PM, stakanov wrote:
Akonadi when starting up recalls: please remember to set a root
password for the Mariadb root user!

So what is best practice? Set it or not. That referred to usage
local with kontact / kmail /akonadi. And if one should set it: why
did I never hear of it or read of it.

As root:

# mysql_secure_installation
This is weird.
I did not set one but:

Enter current password for root (enter for none):
ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket
'/run/ mysql/mysql.sock' (2)

with empty root password. With the root password of the machine the
same. So, does this mean opensuse does set a random root password to

No, it should be just empty.

Per Jessen, Zürich (3.4°C) - your free DNS host, made in Switzerland.

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