Not connecting to MySQL 5

J. Landman Gay jacque at
Wed Mar 15 20:58:19 EST 2006

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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