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I have just purchased LAMP. I like log in to m'ysql server using mysql -uroot -p . I dont know the password

OS: ubuntu 16.04 message: Error: Access denied for user ‘root’@‘localhost’ (using password: YES)


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Bobby Iliev
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July 24, 2023

Hi there,

This has now been fixed with the latest LAMP image from the Marketplace.

However in case that anyone comes across this error in the futurem, you can follow the steps here on how to reset your MySQL root password:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-reset-your-mysql-or-mariadb-root-password-on-ubuntu-20-04

Best,

Bobby

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