How do I change MySQL root password under Linux, Debian, centos, fedora, suse, mandrake, linux-mint, Ubuntu, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and UNIX like operating system over ssh / telnet session? Setting up mysql password is one of the essential tasks. By default…

Don’t worry if you have forgotten / lost your mysql-server root (administrator) password. You can recover MySQL database server password with following five easy steps. Step # 1: Stop the MySQL server process. Step # 2: Start the MySQL (mysqld)…