MySQL password less access to root on localhost

mysql-config-editor is the answer to manage mysql without displaying password on prompt or passing plain text files.

This tool mysql_config_editor will created encrypted .mylogin.cnf file, this will resolve the age old problem of reading cleartext password for the mysql scripts.

Command has the following options:

set [command options] Sets user name/password/host name/socket/port
for a given login path (section).
remove [command options] Remove a login path from the login file.
print [command options] Print all the options for a specified
login path.
reset [command options] Deletes the contents of the login file.
help Display this usage/help information.

 

 

 

 

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Author: rajukv

Hadoop(BigData) Architect and Hadoop Security Architect can design and build hadoop system to meet various data science projects.

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