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Old 7th June 2006, 22:51
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Default Possible solutions - I experienced exactly the same problems?!?

Interesting that I should run into exactly the same two problems as this guy:
http://www.howtoforge.com/forums/arc...hp/t-2148.html
These are the instructions I was following: http://www.howtoforge.com/perfect_setup_ubuntu_6.06_p5

These were the solutions for me:

Problem:
Quote:
mysqladmin: connect to server at 'localhost' failed
error: 'Access denied for user: 'root@localhost' (Using password: NO)'
Solution:
It seems the root password was either already set (I don't recall setting it) or got set by the mysqladmin commands ever though errors were returned. I was able to confirm I could login using the alternate command:
Quote:
mysql -uroot -prootpassword
Problem:
Quote:
/etc/init.d/saslauthd start
/etc/init.d/saslauthd: line 54: syntax error near unexpected token `('
Solution:
I had neglected to close the quotes when I changed the path after
Quote:
PIDFILE="/var/spool/postfix/var/run/${NAME}/saslauthd.pid"
(don't ask me why it says the syntax error is on line 53...)
Hope this helps somebody.
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