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phpMyAdmin needs a secret passphrase (blowfish_secret)

Problem

phpMyAdmin indicates “configuration files now needs a secret passphase (blowfish_secret)”.

Solution copy the sample php configuration file in the phpMyAdmin directory config.sample.inc.php to config.inc.php modify config.inc.php and add your secret password in the line: $cfg[‘blowfish_secret’]=’my_secret’ The alarm goes away after you refresh your web page.

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