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Re: Finding root password on new 5.7 install
Posted by: Peter Brawley
Date: May 04, 2020 04:25PM

> The update returned "1 row changed, 0 errors,
> 1 warning' but didn't say what the warning was.

When that happens, issue the cmd ...

show warnings;

Passwords can't be retrieved (it'd be a gaping security hole). You'll need to reset the root password, see that topic at https://www.artfulsoftware.com/infotree/mysqltips.php

And this tine save it in your own password vault.

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