java.sql.SQLException

Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES)

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  • java.sql.SQLException: Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) at com.mysql.jdbc.SQLError.createSQLException(SQLError.java:1074) at com.mysql.jdbc.MysqlIO.checkErrorPacket(MysqlIO.java:4074) at com.mysql.jdbc.MysqlIO.checkErrorPacket(MysqlIO.java:4006) at com.mysql.jdbc.MysqlIO.checkErrorPacket(MysqlIO.java:919) at com.mysql.jdbc.MysqlIO.proceedHandshakeWithPluggableAuthentication(MysqlIO.java:1694) at com.mysql.jdbc.MysqlIO.doHandshake(MysqlIO.java:1244) at com.mysql.jdbc.ConnectionImpl.coreConnect(ConnectionImpl.java:2397) at com.mysql.jdbc.ConnectionImpl.connectOneTryOnly(ConnectionImpl.java:2430) at com.mysql.jdbc.ConnectionImpl.createNewIO(ConnectionImpl.java:2215) at com.mysql.jdbc.ConnectionImpl.<init>(ConnectionImpl.java:813) at com.mysql.jdbc.JDBC4Connection.<init>(JDBC4Connection.java:47) at sun.reflect.NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance0(Native Method) at sun.reflect.NativeConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance(Unknown Source) at sun.reflect.DelegatingConstructorAccessorImpl.newInstance(Unknown Source) at java.lang.reflect.Constructor.newInstance(Unknown Source) at com.mysql.jdbc.Util.handleNewInstance(Util.java:411) at com.mysql.jdbc.ConnectionImpl.getInstance(ConnectionImpl.java:399) at com.mysql.jdbc.NonRegisteringDriver.connect(NonRegisteringDriver.java:334) at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(Unknown Source) at java.sql.DriverManager.getConnection(Unknown Source) at db.Main.main(Main.java:19)

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