A horsie named bruceaj demonstrated surprising intellligence and its
ability to use morse code on Sun, 07 Sep 2003 09:22:25 -0500 when it
tapped <3f5b3ff4_2news1.prserv.net> with its hoof:
You can only grant privileges that you have, and since you> I issued the mysql command
> Grant all on *.* to myidlocalhost identified as "mypw";
> and recieved the error message
> ERROR 1045: Access denied for user" 'localhost' (Using password: NO)
> I am running mysql on my own machine which is not networked.
> What am I doing wrong and how do I fix it?
> I am guessing that "myid" and/or "mypw" might be wrong. If so, how do I
> find out what the correct values should be?
> Bruce A. Julseth
logged in anonymously, you are running as a user with almost
no privileges. Log-in as a more privileged user first. Only
grant priviledges that you want that user-name to have.
Do you really want this user-name to have DROP and SHUTDOWN