Originally Posted by ChrisAbela
There are various mysql packages.
I suppose you are interestes in the mysql-server package.
#rpm -qa |grep -i mysql
I managed to restart the deamonn, but i am having difficulties in accessing the database remotelu through mysql Query Browser. I give there its static IP 192.168.2.232 but I cannot log in.
I tried to configure my.cnf file. I copied as following
[bash]# cp /etc/my.cnf /etc/my.cnf.original
[bash]# cp /usr/share/doc/mysql-server-?.??.??/my-small.cnf /var/lib/mysql/my.cnf
But now I am not sure which file to edit. The one under /etc or the other one under /var/lib/mysql.
The one under /etc/ has very few lines and it seems missing something
bind-address = 192.168.3.232
# Default to using old password format for compatibility with mysql 3.x
# clients (those using the mysqlclient10 compatibility package).
All I want to do is to configure the lines that belong to:
...in order to access it remotely by its static IP