[thelist] Problems connecting to database on new server

Warden, Matt mwarden at odyssey-design.com
Mon Dec 4 15:36:04 CST 2000

> Hey Matt,
> This is all on one server.  I compared the permission tables on the
> existing server with the new server and they all match.  The only
> difference is that there is an entry for % as a user.  Got me.
> Since I am rested now, I just tried one of my scripts and it works
> fine.  Must be the way that script is connecting to the db.
> I guess I need to play with it some more.  If you know about the % user,
> please let me know.

I believe that's the wildcard, as in %@localhost means "any user connecting
from localhost".


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