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How can I tell which MySQL users have access to a database and what privileges they have?

I seem to be able to get this information from phpMyAdmin when I click "Privileges". . .

                 Users having access to "mydatabase"
User     Host       Type               Privileges              Grant
myuser1  %          database-specific  ALL PRIVILEGES          Yes
root     localhost  global             ALL PRIVILEGES          Yes
myuser2  %          database-specific  SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE  No

. . . but I'd like to know how to perform this query from the command line.

(phpMyAdmin often shows me the SQL syntax of the command it is executing, but I don't see it in this case.)

Please note that I'm not asking what grants a particular user has (i.e. "SHOW GRANTS for myuser1") but rather, given the name of a database, how do I determine which MySQL users have access to that database and what privileges they have? Basically, how can I get the chart above from the command line?

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You can append \G to the command to get results displayed in 'grid' veiw

SELECT * FROM mysql.db WHERE Db = '<database name in LC>'\G;
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This is much more readable! Thanks! –  Philip Durbin Apr 25 '12 at 19:44
SELECT * FROM mysql.db WHERE Db = '<database name in LC>';
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Thanks. This answer does seem to output the same raw data as the chart in the question. . . but in a less readable format. I guess presenting the data in the same format is an exercise for the reader. . . ;) –  Philip Durbin May 1 '09 at 18:06

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