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http://crunchbang.org – Hello,Quick admin question. On machines in the past (CentOS) I would watch mysql queries being processed (usually but not always through cron) using this:watch -n 1 mysqadmin -u [user] -p processlistBut when I do that, it asks for a password, I enter it, can't see it of course, hit enter and nothing... The Enter Password prompt is still there.  I remembered that I can also dowatch -n 1 mysqladmin --user=[user] --password=[password] processlistAnd that works, but it leaves the mysql password in the auth.log so that's not a very good practice I'd imagine.  Am I using the (HowTos)