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I just got my VPS, I login to phpmyadmin as root but I cannot create a database, I can't even see a link for this. I also want to change other user's permissions but I cannot find out how to.

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what version of mysql/apache do you have? – Mike May 18 '10 at 21:17
mysql server 5.1.45 – Utku Dalmaz May 18 '10 at 21:21
This is configurable in phpMyAdmin’s The setting is called ShowCreateDb. Do you have access to your phpMyAdmin configuration file? If not, there’s probably no way to fix this. – Nate May 18 '10 at 22:08
how can i access this file ? – Utku Dalmaz May 18 '10 at 22:47
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This is probably something you need to talk to your VPS about, standard PhpMyAdmin installs under root contain links for creating Databases, they are probably using a modified PMA for VPS.

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i can only create database from cpnael user account, thats really annoying – Utku Dalmaz May 18 '10 at 21:42
Annoying is cPanel's middle name, lol. – GruffTech May 18 '10 at 22:16

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