[ubuntu] MySQL giving Error 28000, Access Denied ...(using password: YES)

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http://ubuntuforums.org – Hello all, I have installed mysql using instructions from: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ApacheMySQLPHP Quote: Note: If you have already set a password for the mysql root, you will need to use: mysql -u root -p(Did you forget the mysql-root password? See MysqlPasswordReset.) But when I follow this up using terminal: Code: glenn@acer:~$ mysql -u root -p Enter password: ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) glenn@acer:~$ Why is it giving me that error when I have already set the passw (Hardware)