Well lets hope this means that the problem is fixed on Win 98
then! We have so many problems with 95 when local IP and dial up
> we had the same problem on NT and W98 with Java application on LAN. When we
> started our Java application
> it called the name server on the netwotk for name resolution.
> When we added "localhost" and our hosts name and IP to the file C:/Windows/hosts
> file (it called different on NT) like this
> 127.0.0.1 localhost
> 126.96.36.199 nt nt.intland.com
> and it worked then corectly. I read on the emacs FAQ also some workaround about
> Michael Widenius wrote:
> > >>>>> "Tegos" == Tegos Theodoros <p3950015@stripped>
> > Tegos> I have downloaded MySQL for win32 and I have installed it on Win 95.
> > Tegos> However after I start the MySQL server, my computer tries to dial up
> > Tegos> to the internet every time I execute a MySQL command. I have found
> > Tegos> a solution in a readme file that says to create a file named 'hosts'
> > Tegos> under the windows directory. I have tried it but it does not work.
> > Tegos> Is there another solution or what could I possibly have done wrong?
> > Tegos> Theodore.
> > Hi!
> > This problem happens on Win95/Win98 (not on NT) as the Microsoft Dialup code
> > always wants to connect to the Internet when you use TCP/IP, even if
> > the TCP/IP is done against your local machine (or a machine on your network).
> > Fix:
> > - Remove automatic dialup for the Internet.
> > - Call Microsoft support and tell them about the above problem.
> > (If you get a workaround, please mail it to me!)
> > Regards,
> > Monty
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