[icinga-devel] Antwort: Re: [PATCH 1/2] Must specify the database to use when creating Icinga's MySQL tables

Sascha.Runschke at gfkl.com Sascha.Runschke at gfkl.com
Mon Dec 14 10:36:03 CET 2009

Michael Friedrich <michael.friedrich at univie.ac.at> schrieb am 14.12.2009 

> > + # mysql -D icinga -u root -p icinga < mysql.sql</programlisting>
> >
> > + # mysql -D icinga -u root -p icinga < mysql.sql</programlisting>
> mysql -u <user> -p [password question] <database> also fits and 
> therefore it is written like that. Your patch will use the database 
> icinga with user=root and password=icinga ... I don't think that's the 
> way it meant to be.

It won't use icinga as password. If you use -p, it does not take the next
argument as password.
If you want to pass the password (which you don't want to), you'd have
to write -picinga or -p=icinga, but "-p icinga" connects to the DB
icinga and prompts for a password.


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