Never mind.  PEBKAC.

On Oct 7, 2021, at 4:19 PM, Roy Smith <> wrote:

I have a VPS instance, spi-tools-host-1, from which I want to query the database replicas.  Following the instructions at, I copied my file from my toolforge account and ran:

 mysql --defaults-file=$HOME/ -h enwiki_p

which gives:

ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user 's54269'@'' (using password: YES)
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