[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Bug#344361: password differences

James R. Van Zandt jrvz at comcast.net
Sat Dec 24 03:33:23 UTC 2005

I wrote:

> I suspect the configuration script isn't escaping the password.

...or at least the mediawiki configuration script handles the password
differently than the shell.  Maybe it's just that the suggested
command at
for setting the mysql root password

  mysqladmin -u root password xxxx

should have quotes:

  mysqladmin -u root password 'xxxx'

              - Jim Van Zandt

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