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connection to database

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hi there...

i'm quite new in PHP...
i have create a program using PHP 4.3 and MySQL 4.1... the problem is when i want to connect the code to the database, there is an error:

Warning: mysql_connect(): Client does not support authentication protocol requested by server; consider upgrading MySQL client in... ..

Can i know why?
I have using two MySQL with different version (MySQL 4.1 and MySQL 5.0) in different port..
Jul 17 '06 #1
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Best I can do is point you to the MySQL documentation at with the following link
That is a chapter called A.2.3. Client does not support authentication protocol, exactly what you are looking for.

Good luck - Ronald :cool:
Jul 19 '06 #2

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