This is a little memory note for my self and hopefully it can help someone else how to reset MySQL root password.

It happens that we are asked to do some work on our customers dedicated servers and when that happens it’s not that uncommon that there is not a single person alive that has the root password for the MySQL server. When that happen it’s good to know how to reset it 😉

This post is about how simple it’s to reset MySQL’s root password under FreeBSD.
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Posted in Databases, Hosting, MySQL at November 24th, 2008. 6 Comments
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FreeBSD come with a firewall software called IPFILTER (IPF).

I dare to say that almost any sysadmin have locked himself out when playing with firewall rules… .

This is a simple tip on how to prevent that from happening when working with IPF.

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Posted in Operatingsystem at March 28th, 2008. No Comments
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