At 17:01 -0600 3/9/03, cosmicsoft wrote:
>I am trying to access a MySQL database remotely from the mysql
>command. I get an error 1130:
>ERROR 1130: Host '209-103-193-182.dial-in1.apl.athenet.net' is not
>allowed to connect to this MySQL server
>I asked the tech support to update the grant tables to change the
>host for my user to %, but that didn't help. Also, looking at a
>packet dump, I can see that the username isn't even transmitted(!!!).
>If anyone wants to see for themselves, try connecting to the server
>cosmicsoft.net with username cosmicsoft_net2 and database
>Since this isn't my server, I don't know why this is. Is there some
>kind of safe mode that the server is in that it blocks all incoming
>connections without even consulting the user table?
It *is* consulting the user table. This particular error message means
that there are *no* entries in the user table that match the given