> The only way to link tables in MySQL (to use the term from Access) is to
> use the Federated database engine. A Federated table physically exists on
> one server but virtually exists on another. This is exactly like creating
> a linked table.
> However, AFAIK, the Federated database engine only supports direct MySQL
> to MySQL sharing. It is not ready to do MySQL to <any other server> yet.
Interesting, thanks much for the information, Shawn.