I have installed xampp on Ubuntu 15.04 and after starting the server, I get:
phpMyAdmin - Error Wrong permissions on configuration file, should not be world writable!
How should I proceed?
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Its late but may help someone in future.
If you are using Bitnami LampStack, then you'll find the file
So for changing its permission, open a terminal and excecute:
sudo chmod 755 install-directory/apps/phpmyadmin/htdocs/config.inc.php
Then try to reload
Press Ctrl+Alt+T to open a terminal window.
sudo chmod 777 /opt/lampp/phpmyadmin/config.inc.php.
config.inc.php in a text editor.
cookie on the line that reads:
$cfg['Servers'][$i]['auth_type'] = 'config';
(ii) Keep the next line the same. Do not change it from:
$cfg['Servers'][$i]['user'] = 'root';
'root' on the line that says:
$cfg['Servers'][$i]['password'] = '';
sudo chmod 644 /opt/lampp/phpmyadmin/config.inc.php.
Restart XAMPP and check phpMyAdmin.