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Force reset/repush network configuration Rackspace Cloud server

Run the following command on the Cloud server (this works only on Linux servers):

If completed successfully it will return something like this:


MySQL Reset admin root password

Recommended method:

1) Create file /var/lib/mysql/mysql.init with contents:

2) Add this line to /etc/my.cnf in the [mysqld] section:

3) Restart the MySQL service

4) At your leisure, delete the mysql.init file and remove the init_file line
from /etc/my.cnf


Source: https://stroobants.io/reset-a-root-password-in-mariadb-on-linux/