Change a Password for MySQL on Linux via Command Line


In this video, we describe how to change a password for a MySQL user via the command line.

Commands used:
mysql -u root -p
use mysql;
update user set password=PASSWORD(‘password’) where User=’root’;
flush privileges;
type quit, then enter

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Video by: Justin Palmer


Duration: 00:02:05
Publisher: Liquid Web
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