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That's an easy one. :)

How do I enable anonymous access in MySQL under Ubuntu/Debian?

Thanks in advance,
The Terrible
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I believe you can just grant what ever permissions you like to a user without a user name, for example:

GRANT ALL ON *.* TO ''@'%';

Obviously you'll need an account to execute this command in the first place, and I'd really suggest limiting your databases and hosts.

MySQL Grant Reference:
http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/en/grant.html
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Thank you very much :)
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