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where is mysql users/password storaged?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by nocbr.com, Oct 15, 2008.

  1. nocbr.com

    nocbr.com Member

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    Hi,

    I would like to know where cpanel storage users / passwords of mysql dbs.

    Thanks.
     
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    They are stored in the mysql database mysql.

    Passwords are stored as hashes. You can't recover the current password, but you can reset it. Assuming that you have root permissions on the server needed to access the mysql mysql database.
     
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