[ic] IC 5.2.0 mysql problem

Mark Weaver mark at americanmicroinc.com
Mon May 17 14:00:54 EDT 2004

Bryan D Gmyrek wrote:

> Hi,
> I have a catalog based on the 4.8 foundation demo and upgraded IC to
> 5.2.0.  AFAIK most things work OK.  However, there is a problem with the
> database access.
> Actually, I don't really blame this on 5.2.0 since I'm not sure if it's
> the upgrade or something else I changed that caused the problem but alas.
> Here is the error I get when restarting IC:
> Killing Interchange server 17624 with TERM.
> Vend::Payment::AuthorizeNet payment module initialized, using Net::SSLeay
> High traffic settings.
> Calling UI......UI is loaded...
> Interchange V5.2.0
> Configuring catalog store...Using MySQL, DSN=dbi:mysql:store...table
> 'tree'
> failed: connect failed (create) -- Access denied for user:
> 'interch at localhost' (Using password: NO)
> done.
> Interchange server started in UNIX mode(s) (process id 17707)
> I've checked and double checked the mysql password and the variable.txt
> file.  I am able to log into mysql using
> mysql -uinterch -pmypassword
> DBI version is 1.40
> Tried looking in the ic code to find where mysql is accessed and if the
> password is being passed properly but wasn't able to figure that out.  Any
> other ideas? I'm tapped out...
> Thanks,
> Bryan

Are you accessing mysql through "localhost" or from another machine? If 
another machine then the IP address could be the problem.

grant all privileges on store.* to interch at xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx identified by 
"password" with grant option;

Mark Weaver
American Micro - Webmaster

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