CLI utility that simplifies MySQL administration tasks.

-u, -p and -h have analogous usage to that of the mysql command.

Login as user root and change its password:

mysqladmin -u root -h localhost -p password

password here is a mysqladmin subcommand. It seems that it is not possible to change the password of another user with this method. Use SET PASSWORD or UPDATE PASSWORD for that instead.

comments powered by Disqus