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Change user password in MySQL 5.7 with “plugin: auth_socket”

change user password in MySQL

In this blog, we’ll discuss how to use “plugin: auth_socket” to change user password in MySQL 5.7.
In Debian/Ubuntu it is pretty common to install MySQL/Percona Server with an empty password for the root user. After everything is configured and tested, then a password is set. This is not a good practice in production servers […]

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