[rt-users] Need Help

Bruce Campbell bruce_campbell at ripe.net
Tue Feb 19 03:23:50 EST 2002

On Fri, 15 Feb 2002, Daniel F. Chief Security Engineer - wrote:

>                         s'!!DB_RT_PASS!!'"rt_pass"'g;\
>                         s'!!DB_RT_USER!!'"rt_user"'g;\
>                         s'!!DB_DATABASE!!'"rt2"'g;"

> Enter the mysql password for rt_user:
> DBI->connect(dbname=rt2;host=localhost) failed: Access denied for user:
> 'rt_user at localhost' (Using password: YES) at tools/initdb line 144

You've left the default password in the Makefile, ergo, the RT
installation has created a MySQL 'user' (very loose term there) with a
username of 'rt_user' and a password of 'rt_pass'.  When prompted, this is
the password you should be typing in, not that of any rt UNIX username
that you may have.


                             Bruce Campbell                            RIPE
                   Systems/Network Engineer                             NCC
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