Can someone please help me with this problem? Preparing files. Please wait a moment... All prerequisites are fulfilled. Here we go... Please enter your MySQL server:localhost Please enter your MySQL user:root Please enter your MySQL password:my password went here ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) ERROR: The provided MySQL password is wrong! The installation routine stops here! You have new mail in /var/spool/mail/root The weird thing is ... when I enter my password from the command line [root@server1]# mysql -uroot -pXXXXXX I get the mysql prompt Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g. Your MySQL connection id is 13 to server version: 4.1.12 Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the buffer. mysql> Any ideas?