Posts about mysql
3 years ago
Mysql access denied for user root

Clean installation of mysql-server on Ubuntu (also happened to me on Debian), i can't connect with root and no password (even though on installation i set a blank password). This is not MariaDB, it's the proper 5.7 version installed via package...

On using MySQL and working remotely

A couple of interesting articles this morning, one about [why you should not use MySQL](http://grimoire.ca/mysql/choose-something-else) (i particularly love the expression "Mysql development and administration causes brain damage, folks...") and a...