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Every thing works ok localy, but having som issues connecting remotely, the user is granted remote access ao it shold be ok.

the machine awnser from the client machine


Pinger med 32 byte data:

Svar fra byte=32 tid=4ms TTL=64
Svar fra byte=32 tid<1ms TTL=64
Svar fra byte=32 tid<1ms TTL=64
Svar fra byte=32 tid<1ms TTL=64

the nmap show its listening on the port? its closed but is that because it waits for a connection?

root@Linux-box-kontornett:~# nmap -sT -p 22,3306

Starting Nmap 4.76 ( ) at 2010-02-02 16:29 CET
Interesting ports on
22/tcp   open   ssh
3306/tcp closed mysql
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Change the ip mysql binds the port.

In my.cnf, replace

bind-address =

with your ip.

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this was it, thx mate. – Darkmage Feb 3 '10 at 11:10

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