Tom Dell'Aringa wrote: > --- Tony Crockford <tonyc at boldfish.co.uk> wrote: > > >>weird. >> >>I have to say that there have been occasions installing PHPmyadmin >>that it wouldn't accept any other user than root. >> >>I'd hazard a guess that it's not looking at the right port or >>somesuch, >>have you tried a different setting in config.inc.php here: >> >>$cfg['Servers'][$i]['host'] = 'localhost'; // MySQL >>hostname or >>IP address > > > Well, I have to put in my IP - because localhost is already being > used...correct? No. You can use localhost.