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Default Mysql problem with password

Hello. I am using ubuntu 8.04

i have follow the instructions of this page

and in the step in which i must press

mysql> SET PASSWORD FOR 'root'@'localhost' = PASSWORD('yourpassword');
it came up the following error

ERROR 1045: Access denied for user: 'root@localhost' (Using 
password: NO)
i read this page and i do everything but when i am pressing the comand

/usr/bin/mysqld --skip-grant-tables --user=root
the terminal stucks (the above command doesn't work).

What should i do to fix it?

Also i want my mysql to be local.So should i change the?
bind-address =
And finaly how can i run the phpmyadmin.I have install it but i don't know how to run it.

Please help me
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