accessing mysql from apache/mysql
i need help i just configure my redhat 8.0 installed all the rpm from the cD itself
now what i need is to access the mysql database.
upon installing those rpm's from the CD i tried accessing the database by typing
> mysql -u root -p
i pressed enter after asking for my password
then after that i got in and logout form my sql...
now i change my root password into 'xxx' by typing
> /usr/bin/mysqladmin -u root -p password 'xxx'
press enter again
and tried to access the mysql again by using the password i typed in and go in again from terminal login but my question is that i cant access the database from php by connections.
so is there anynoby can help me how to configure my server pls i badly need to configure it.