Not connecting to MySQL 5

mvreade at mvreade at
Wed Mar 15 20:57:01 EST 2006

Check this from the MySQL website:

Hope this helps,

Michael Reade

On Mar 15, 2006, at 8:47 PM, Kay C Lan wrote:

> On 3/15/06, Martin Baxter <mb.ur at> wrote:
>> You need to use a login account whose password is in OLD_PASSWORD
>> format. Rev can't do the newer format. See MySQL docs for info in the
>> problems and common errors section.
> The only thing I could find was the old_password variable, which  
> default
> setting was OFF. I set it to ON but it made no difference I still  
> get the:
>  "Client does not support authentication protocol requested by server;
> consider upgrading MySQL client"
> message.
> Any further help appreciated.
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