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I install mariadb in arch-linux. but I haven't got access to MySQL. I try this:

 mysql -u root -p
Enter password: 
ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: NO)

I see very similar question, and test all of answers but I can't resolve it.

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You should have been asked for the password during installation.

In case you do not remember your password, you can always reset your password.

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first you must to start the service (/etc/init.d/mysqld start). if the installation didn't ask you the password simply press Enter.

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    Arch Linux uses systemd. There is no /etc/init.d. – michas Dec 24 '13 at 23:19

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