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while the blog has survived migration to php5 on apache2 and all posts are displayed on the new srver correctly,
i somehow have either lost or damaged the admin password during the server transfer - ma be charset issue ?
how to reset the admin password ??
any help apreciated
Mark Wallis (aka serialmonkey)
Any chance your MySQL version has upgraded during the move as well ? Perhaps a few password encryption scheme is being used - it tends to change between major MySQL versions.
Your best bet is to reset the password directly using a SQL statement. Something along the lines of
update comoblog_preferences set pref_value=PASSWORD('newpass') where pref_name='CFG_ADMIN_PASSWORD';
thats what i thought
because ALL SW on new server is much newer
mysql/PHP/apache/ etc all
pw update done