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'''Issue:'''
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Due to wrong passwords in the database mysql/logmysql is not able to connect to the database with the existing password.
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Please follow this wiki if following document does not helps you.
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http://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=Resetting_LDAP_%26_MySQL_Passwords
  
We need to change the passwords manually.
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====Problem====
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Due to wrong passwords in the database of mysql/logmysql not able to connect to the database with the existing password. Need to be update the password manually.
  
'''Error''':
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====Error====
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The error might looks like this.
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<pre>#logmysql&#10;ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra'</pre>
  
    #logmysql
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<pre>#mysql&#10;ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra'</pre>
    ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra_logger'
 
  
    #mysql
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==For Mysql Database==
    ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra'
 
  
'''Steps''':
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1. Stop the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]
  
    1) For Mysql:
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  $ mysql.server stop
    a) Stop the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra: mysql.server stop]
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    b) Run as ROOT vi /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server
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2. Modify the /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server to start the mysql with skipping the grant tables. [Run as ROOT]
    c) Modify the following:
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  # vi /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server
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 +
Modify the following:
 
       --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 &
 
       --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 &
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   TO
 
   TO
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       --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 --skip-grant-tables &
 
       --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 --skip-grant-tables &
    Save and Exit the file.
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    d) Start the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra: mysql.server start]
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Save and Exit the file.
    e) Connect to the database.
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3. Start the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]
 +
  $ mysql.server start
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4. Connect to the database and change the passwords.
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     # mysql
 
     # mysql
 
     Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
 
     Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Line 36: Line 48:
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.
    Make sure the password you specify is should be same as 
 
    zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_root_password and zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_mysql_password.
 
    mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
 
    mysql> exit
 
    f) Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables and save and exit the file.
 
    g) Stop and start the mysql service. [mysql.server stop and start]
 
    h) Now try to connect without the --skip-grant-tables option and check.
 
  
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Make sure the 'password' you specify is should be same as in the localconfig. Run following command to check those passwords.
  
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  zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_root_password
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  zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_mysql_password
  
'''2) For Logmysql:'''
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Flush the privileges and exit.
    a) Stop the logmysql service. [Run as Zimbra: logmysql.server stop]
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    b) Run as ROOT vi /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server
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  mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
    c) Modify the following:
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  mysql> exit
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5. Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables from /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server and save and exit the file. You will need to do it as root.
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6. Stop and start the mysql service. [Run as zimbra]
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 +
  $ mysql.server stop
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  $ mysql.server start
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7. Now you should be able to connect to the mysql.
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  $ mysql zimbra
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==For logger database==
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 +
1. Stop the logger mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]
 +
 
 +
  $ logmysql.server stop
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 +
2. Modify the /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server to start the logmysql with skipping the grant tables. [Run as ROOT]
 +
 
 +
  # vi /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server
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 +
Modify the following:
 
       --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec &
 
       --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec &
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     TO
 
     TO
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       --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --external-locking \
 
       --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec --skip-grant-tables &
 
       --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec --skip-grant-tables &
    Save and Exit the file.
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    d) Start the logmysql service. [Run as Zimbra: logmysql.server start]
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Save and Exit the file.
    e) Connect to the database.
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 +
3. Start the logmysql service. [Run as Zimbra]
 +
  $ logmysql.server start
 +
 
 +
4. Connect to the database and change the passwords.
 +
 
 
     # logmysql
 
     # logmysql
 
     Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
 
     Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
Line 67: Line 105:
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.
 
     mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.
    Make sure the password you specify is should be same as
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    zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_logger_root_password and zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_logger_mysql_password
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Make sure the 'password' you specify is should be same as in the localconfig. Run following command to check those passwords.
    mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
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    mysql> exit
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  zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_logger_root_password
    f) Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables and save and exit the file.
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  zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_logger_mysql_password
    g) Stop and start the logmysql service. [logmysql.server stop and start]
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    h) Now try to connect without the --skip-grant-tables option in the file and check.
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Flush the privileges and exit.
 +
 
 +
  mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
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  mysql> exit
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5. Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables from /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server and save and exit the file. You will need to do it as root.
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 +
6. Stop and start the mysql service. [Run as zimbra]
 +
 
 +
  $ logmysql.server stop
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  $ logmysql.server start
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7. Now you should be able to connect to the logmysql.
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  $ logmysql zimbra_logger
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==For ZCS 8.8.15/9==
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https://wiki.zimbra.com/wiki/Manually_Reset_MySQL_Password
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{{Article_Footer|ZCS 5.0.x|2/13/2008}}
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[[Category:MySQL]]
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[[Category:Troubleshooting Authentication]]
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[[Category:ZCS 5.0]]

Latest revision as of 09:28, 13 November 2022

Admin Article

Article Information

This article applies to the following ZCS versions.

ZCS 5.0 Article ZCS 5.0

Please follow this wiki if following document does not helps you. http://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=Resetting_LDAP_%26_MySQL_Passwords

Problem

Due to wrong passwords in the database of mysql/logmysql not able to connect to the database with the existing password. Need to be update the password manually.

Error

The error might looks like this.

#logmysql
ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra'
#mysql
ERROR 1044: Access denied for user 'zimbra'@'localhost' to database 'zimbra'

For Mysql Database

1. Stop the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]

 $ mysql.server stop

2. Modify the /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server to start the mysql with skipping the grant tables. [Run as ROOT]

 # vi /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server

Modify the following:

     --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
     --external-locking \
     --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 &
  TO
     --defaults-file=${mysql_mycnf} \
     --external-locking \
     --ledir=${mysql_directory}/libexec < /dev/null > /dev/null 2>&1 --skip-grant-tables &

Save and Exit the file.

3. Start the mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]

 $ mysql.server start

4. Connect to the database and change the passwords.

   # mysql
   Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
   Your MySQL connection id is 6883
   Server version: 5.0.45-log Source distribution
   Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.
   mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
   mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.

Make sure the 'password' you specify is should be same as in the localconfig. Run following command to check those passwords.

 zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_root_password
 zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_mysql_password

Flush the privileges and exit.

 mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
 mysql> exit

5. Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables from /opt/zimbra/bin/mysql.server and save and exit the file. You will need to do it as root.

6. Stop and start the mysql service. [Run as zimbra]

 $ mysql.server stop
 $ mysql.server start

7. Now you should be able to connect to the mysql.

 $ mysql zimbra

For logger database

1. Stop the logger mysql service. [Run as Zimbra]

 $ logmysql.server stop

2. Modify the /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server to start the logmysql with skipping the grant tables. [Run as ROOT]

 # vi /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server

Modify the following:

     --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
     --external-locking \
     --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec &
   TO
     --defaults-file=${logger_mysql_mycnf} \
     --external-locking \
     --ledir=${logger_mysql_directory}/libexec --skip-grant-tables &

Save and Exit the file.

3. Start the logmysql service. [Run as Zimbra]

 $ logmysql.server start

4. Connect to the database and change the passwords.

   # logmysql
   Welcome to the MySQL monitor.  Commands end with ; or \g.
   Your MySQL connection id is 6883
   Server version: 5.0.45-log Source distribution
   Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer.
   mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='root';      ----> Root user.
   mysql> UPDATE mysql.user SET Password=PASSWORD('password') WHERE User='zimbra';    ----> Zimbra user.

Make sure the 'password' you specify is should be same as in the localconfig. Run following command to check those passwords.

 zmlocalconfig -s | grep mysql_logger_root_password
 zmlocalconfig -s | grep zimbra_logger_mysql_password

Flush the privileges and exit.

  mysql> FLUSH PRIVILEGES;
  mysql> exit

5. Go back to the file remove the --skip-grant-tables from /opt/zimbra/bin/logmysql.server and save and exit the file. You will need to do it as root.

6. Stop and start the mysql service. [Run as zimbra]

 $ logmysql.server stop
 $ logmysql.server start

7. Now you should be able to connect to the logmysql.

 $ logmysql zimbra_logger

For ZCS 8.8.15/9

https://wiki.zimbra.com/wiki/Manually_Reset_MySQL_Password

Verified Against: ZCS 5.0.x Date Created: 2/13/2008
Article ID: https://wiki.zimbra.com/index.php?title=Issues_with_mysql_and_logmysql_passwords Date Modified: 2022-11-13



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