Which interface for sql connection?

Florin Portase portase.florin at medianetork.ro
Mon Sep 19 13:28:05 CEST 2011

If you want to allow user amavis to connect from any IPs do

drop user amavis;
grant all privileges on database.* to 'amavis'@'%' identified by 
flush privileges;

On Tue, 20 Sep 2011 10:32:17 +0200 (CEST), Peter Huetmannsberger wrote:
> Hello,
> yesterday I had a very weird phenomenon. I activated a new network
> interface, which happened to be eth0.
> After that amavisd didn't work anymore, because the user
> amavis at newIPadress was not allowed to connect to the mysqlDB.
> I was suprised to see that amavis does not try to connect to the DB
> via
> Is there something wrong with my setup, or is there a place where I
> can define which IPaddress (it's all running on the same server, 
> which
> happens to have 3 network interfaces) the daemon uses to connect to
> the DB?
> Any help would be appreciated,
> Thanks,
> .peter

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