>>>>> "Stan" == Stan Mcfarland <info@stripped> writes:
Stan> I'm making *some* progress...
Stan> First, the results from mysqladmin were essentially no different:
Stan> connect to server at wwwteetimes.com failed
Stan> error: 'Unknown MySQL error'
Stan> However, I thought I would try logging in to mySQL on the same machine
Stan> that the server is running, and pass it the -h option, and here's what
Stan> $ mysql -h wwwteetimes.com -u wwwteetimes
Stan> ERROR 2005: Unknown MySQL Server Host (wwwteetimes.com) (2)
Stan> So, I thought that maybe the problem might be that I'm using a service
Stan> with virtual domains. I ran 'uname -a' and got the name
Stan> 'sienna.propagation.net' . Then I tried
Stan> $ mysql -h sienna.propagation.net -u wwwteetimes
Stan> ERROR 2005: Unknown MySQL Server Host (sienna.propagation.net) (2)
Stan> Finally, I tried using my assigned IP address:
Stan> $ mysql -h 188.8.131.52 -u wwwteetimes
Stan> ERROR 2000: Unknown MySQL error
Stan> Of course, it works like a champ with:
Stan> $ mysql -u wwwteetimes -p<mypassword>...
Stan> Seems like I'm having trouble deciphering what address to tell the mySQL
Stan> client to connect to....
There seams to be some problem with your MySQL installation. I would
recommend you to upgrade to 3.22.22 or at least compile your 3.21.33
version from source.