diff --git a/test/unit/24.sh b/test/unit/24.sh
index 196bb9df2a..cc85017493 100755
@@ -19,9 +19,6 @@
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin Street, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301, USA.
-# Needs a mysql database, the root user password must be given
-# in the file 'dbrootpw' in the test directory