Mysql HELP

Ive done Stop mysql mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables &

After you’re returned to the bash prompt:

The bash prompt never comes up , it just does nothing when i run

mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables &


mysqld_safe --skip-grant-tables

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@meloncraftnetwork: <pre>sudo apt-get purge mysql-server <br>sudo apt-get autoremove --purge <br>sudo apt-get install mysql-server</pre>

How can i simply delete it then make a new one , and i dnt know my db username or db name

There’s a basic overview of MySQL commands that might be helpful to you: <br> <br> <br> <br>Do you need to retain the info in the database, or are you starting fresh? It’s much simpler to delete the old one and create a new.