LAMP Stack password

Posted January 3, 2014 4.3k views
I installed a LAMP on Ubuntu 12.04 using "Application" when creating the droplet I received an email containing my root password. buy mysql is refusing to take this password and is constantly tell the password is wrong

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MySQL's root password is not the same as your droplet's root password.

Log in to your droplet via SSH and it will tell you how to change MySQL's root password.