Help me understand this a bit...

Scott Morris scottmmorris at hotpop.com
Fri Mar 2 11:18:53 MST 2007


Nice.  Thanks, I will take a look at that.

Scott



Nicholas Leippe wrote:
> Sounds like DNS.
> 
> For sshd, in /etc/ssh/sshd_config you can set:
> 
> UseDNS no
> 
> For MySQL, in the [mysqld] section of your my.cnf you can set:
> 
> skip-name-resolve
> 
> Be forewarned that this affects any grants for connections based on hostnames.
> 
> Or, you can fix your network dns configuration.
> 
> For a production MySQL server, I highly recommend disabling dns lookups, and 
> do ip-based grants.  Typically, external connections aren't allowed to MySQL 
> anyways.
> 
> 
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