>>>>> "Stephen" == Stephen H Kapit <shaman@stripped> writes:
Stephen> I'm a complete newbie at this and I'm not even sure I'm in the right forum
Stephen> this. Anyway, I just d/l the windog adminsitrator version and am trying to
Stephen> use it. I noticed the server is trying to connect to the internet when I'm
Stephen> logged on. I thought the idea of this is to administrate offline? Can
Stephen> help me out here?
Stephen> I'm trying to learn how this mysql stuff works.
Stephen> Stephen H. Kapit
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The problem is that MySQL clients on Win95/Win98 uses TCP/IP to communicative
with the MySQL server. If you are using automatic dialup, the dialup
software will call to get an Internet connection even for local
Fix: Remove automatic dialup and contact the provider of the dialup
software and make a bug report about this behaveour..