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phpMyAdmin needs a secret passphrase (blowfish_secret)

Problem

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

phpMyAdmin 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’
Add blowfish_secret passphase
The alarm goes away after you refresh your web page.

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