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Old 12-01-2003, 10:51 PM   #1
Registered: Dec 2003
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prevent users form usins MySQL without password


My server is up and running
IM using Mandrake 9

I installed mySQL service.
I'd like to know if its possible to prevent users to log in without a password
I installed phpMyAdmin 2.4.0 to manage mySQL

i created those users

 User   Host                           Password   Global privileges   Grant   Action  
 bidon   localhost                    Yes             ALL PRIVILEGES    Yes      Edit 
 root     localhost.localdomain Yes             ALL PRIVILEGES    Yes      Edit
cause now, when i log in. If I start a shell and type "mysql" , i can get in without any password

can u help me ?



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