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Sorry, a mysql user with the name filedata already exists.

Discussion in 'Database Discussion' started by sarwhost, Feb 17, 2014.

  1. sarwhost

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    hi
    I wanted to create a new user when faced with this error
    Sorry, a database user with the name USER already exists
    I removed the user ssh, but still ....
    /etc/group/
    etc/passwd/
    grep -Rl filedata /var/cpanel/databases/
    /http://www.upload-pictures.de/bild.php/50682,20140217201916J1NO3.png
     
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    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    Hello :)

    Check to see if there are any entries for that username in the MySQL users table. You can check this with commands such as:
    Code:
    mysql
    mysql > select user,host from mysql.user;
    Thank you.
     
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