[Phpmyadmin-devel] how to create control user to do manual config settings?

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Sun Mar 1 14:02:14 CET 2015

Le 2015-03-01 04:11, Tapan Halani a écrit :
> Can I add any existing username and password with the required
> privileges as control user? If so, do I have to do anything other than
> updating the following fields in config.inc.php file?
> $cfg['Servers'][$i]['controluser'] = 'existing username mentioned above';
>  $cfg['Servers'][$i]['controlpass'] = 'existing password of the above
> username';
> I am getting message like "Connection for controluser as defined in your
> configuration failed" in my phpmyadmin page. even after I did above things.
> Also , do I have to set the control user separately for each database I
> would like to configure for additional features?

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