I am getting a DB authentication error when I run install.pl
The db value in my codestriker.conf file is set to
host "winvideo1" has MySQL v 4.1.7 and has been configured w/ a 'codestriker' database per installation instructions. I can access it remotely w/ a mysql client version 5.0.18 this way:
mysql -u codestriker -h winvideo1
The same mysql command w/ a pre 5.0 version results in a similar authentication error.
The mysql v 5.0.18 client is included in my PATH.
And I get the following error when I run install.pl :
Checking for LWP::UserAgent (any) ok: found v2.001
Checking for CGI (v2.56) ok: found v2.81
Checking for Net::SMTP (any) ok: found v2.24
Checking for DBI (v1.13) ok: found v1.29
Checking for Template (v2.07) ok: found v2.14
Checking for HTML::Entities (any) ok: found v1.23
Checking for File::Temp (any) ok: found v0.12
Checking for XML::RSS (v1.05) ok: found v1.10
Checking for DBD::mysql (any) ok: found v2.1017
failed: Client does not support authentication
protocol requested by server; consider upgrading
MySQL client at ../lib/Codestriker/DB/Database.pm
Can you help me out? Thanks in advance.
Try upgrading your DBD::MySQL perl module, so that it supports the more recent authentication protocol required by your SQL server.
Thank you very much -- that was it.
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