how can i get mysql password?

July 25, 2015 4.7k views
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i choosed LEMP on 14.04
how can i know default password

2 Answers

When you log into the server, you will see the following in the “message of the day.”

Thank you for using DigitalOcean's LEMP Application.
Your web root is located at /usr/share/nginx/html and can be seen from http://142.593.1.37/
The details of your PHP installation can be seen at http://142.593.1.37/info.php
Your MySQL root user's password is dcC0IT4afb
You are encouraged to run mysql_secure_installation to ready your server for production.
To delete this message of the day: rm -rf /etc/motd.tail

Your MySql root user’s password will be there. To show the message again, run cat /etc/motd.tail

(answered previously by @asb)

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