[mythtv-users] MacOSX MySQL Errors

Brad DerManouelian myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Sep 26 22:48:16 UTC 2007

On Sep 26, 2007, at 3:29 PM, Eric Robinson wrote:

> Brad DerManouelian wrote:
>> http://www.mythtv.org/docs/mythtv-HOWTO-6.html#modify_perm_mysql
>> You do not need MySQL installed on the frontend machine. You do need
>> to set up MySQL to allow remote connections and tell MySQL you want
>> your mythtv user from your frontend machine to access the myth
>> database files.
> I've tried that...  I changed the permissions to allow everyone on my
> subnet (took a while to figure out that I needed to press CTRL-D  
> and not
> CTRL-C to exit).  I'm still not having any luck getting in.
> What would be a good way to check all of the MySQL settings on the
> backend to ensure that they are correct?

Try to log in using the MySQL client from a remote machine on your  
network and see what the error message is.

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