[Phpmyadmin-devel] mysql.host is obsolete

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Mon Feb 24 14:34:52 CET 2014

Michal Čihař a écrit :
> Hi
> Dne Fri, 21 Feb 2014 09:36:45 -0500
> Isaac Bennetch <bennetch at gmail.com> napsal(a):
>> Looking at [1], our instructions to create a control user will no longer
>> work beginning with MySQL 5.6.7. The MySQL documentation I've seen isn't
>> clear on what this means (i.e. what we should do instead under the new
>> versions), so does anyone have any suggestions?
> Do we really need those privileges on mysql.* tables? Looking at the
> code I can't find any obvious use for that.

There was/is the issue of supporting servers running with 
--skip-show-database, and maybe another issue. I have to do some more 
research about this today.

Marc Delisle
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