phpMyAdmin configuration is normally stored in, and the file's location varies depending on the distribution.

The table below lists some of the possible locations.

Platform / DistributionLocation
Ubuntu / Debian/etc/phpmyadmin/
RedHat / CentOS/etc/phpMyAdmin/
Web download{base installation directory}/

If the does not exist or if a specific configuration is absent from the file, default values are used instead.

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