On Thursday, February 17, 2005 09:41, Ian Meyer wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> We have a few MySQL servers (4.1.8) running on RedHat ES3. We're
> having problems when trying to use hostnames in the grant command.
> create database blah;
> grant all on blah.* to 'user'@'host' identified by 'xxxx';
> (also have used the FQDN instead of just host)
> When trying to connect, it fails with the message:
> 'MySQL Error Number 1045
> Access denied for user 'user'@'192.168.2.103' (using password: YES'
> Our DNS servers have correct forward and reverse entries for all of
> our machines. I read the docs about MySQL and DNS, but I still can't
> figure this out.
I know you said you have correct reverse entries, but just as a test if
you run 'host 192.168.2.103' on the mysql host, does it give back the
hostname you used in your grant?
Pottawattamie County, Iowa