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WFA table creation fails with the error: "Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost'" in OnCommand WFA Server

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Applies to

OnCommand Workflow Automation(WFA) 4.2


MySQL table is not getting created when resetting the scheme in WFA.The following error will be logged in server.log.

2020-05-22 13:16:46,143 WARNING [org.mariadb.jdbc.internal.mysql.MySQLProtocol] (default task-73) Could not execute query GRANT ALL ON playground.* TO 'wfa'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY 'Wfa123': Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' to database 'playground'
2020-05-22 13:16:46,143 ERROR [] (default task-73) javax.ejb.EJBTransactionRolledbackException: Failed to execute: GRANT ALL ON playground.* TO 'wfa'@'%' IDENTIFIED BY 'Wfa123'


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