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Old 04-23-2006, 02:12 PM   #1
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mysql user table corruption

Hi all!

i have a problem.

I was just playing around with the MySQL User table, trying to create a new user, change the password, etc. (i know that i shouldn't have!)

Now, the table is corrupted and I dont know how to recover it.

please tell me how to get back to normal again without re-installing MySQL

[because I am using Fedora Core 5 and the 'add/remove software' application doesnt work ]

thank you
Old 04-23-2006, 09:12 PM   #2
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I don't remember the exact command, but if you delete the user database, then restart mysql it will re-create the default user database.



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