>>>>> "Roland" == Roland Carlsson <te8rolca@stripped> writes:
Roland> Hi! I have noticed that bin/mysql drops the connection to the
Roland> mysqldemon after a while. I wonder if there is a way to set
Roland> the time the demon holds the connection open. Right now I have
Roland> a connectionpool to keep track of the connections to the
Roland> database but when the thread that have got a connection from
Roland> the pool doesn't return the connection it's lost and open
Roland> until I restart the whole program.
Roland> Thanks Roland Carlsson
You can set change the timeout by setting the 'wait_time' variable
when you start mysqld.
Note however that most clients should automatically reconnect to the
MySQL server when needed. One some clients you can also force a
reconnection with a 'ping' command.