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November 13, 2007, 5:56 pm
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Question : Do you know how to access a MYSQL DB from an external
We Created a user on SERVER1
Name : bobbob
Data Privilege : SELECT
Information related to connections
Server : % (all servers)
FLUSH PRIVILEGES ;
Then, on SERVER2 :
$host = "184.108.40.206";
$user = "bobbob";
$pass = "bobbob";
$bdd = "adv_database";
And HTML says : cannot connect to DB.
We tried tons of things.
We many thanks for any potential help.
Noman Robert Cougloff
Re: MySQL: 4.1.20 DB from external servers. Why ?
1. The mysql-server machine must have open ports for the incomming connection
2. There must be a mysql-user who has the privileged to connect from the
Both must have been done, or else all connections will be failing.