The password to use when connecting to the server. If you use the short option form (-p), you cannot
have a space between the option and the password. If you omit the password value following the
--password or -p option on the command line, mysql prompts for one.
Specifying a password on the command line should be considered insecure. See Section 220.127.116.11, “End-
User Guidelines for Password Security”. You can use an option file to avoid giving the password on
the command line.