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As subject, my phpmyadmin installation on ubuntu have that error, did you know what it means and how to solve it?

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Silly question, I should have searched it before asking:D Found the answer here: ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=7362860&postcount=5 – ariefbayu Aug 23 '09 at 23:49
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Open config.inc.php file on phpMyAdmin folder.

Find this line:

$cfg['Servers'][$i]['controluser'] = 'pma';

$cfg['Servers'][$i]['controlpass'] = '';

Go to phpMyAdmin user privileges. Then change the "pma" password.

Refresh your phpMyAdmin.

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i didn't find where the config.inc.php file located? – GVSharma Feb 3 '15 at 8:51

my config.inc.php has following lines

$cfg['Servers'][$i]['controluser'] = $dbuser;
$cfg['Servers'][$i]['controlpass'] = $dbpass;

here $dbpass is configured elsewhere.

now searching this secret elsewhere!

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