Article ID: 4166, created on Mar 24, 2008, last review on May 1, 2014

  • Applies to:
  • Sphera


How to configure MySQL to bind to the VDS "loopback IP" In name-base VDS.



In the MySQL configuration file you need to change property bind-address to and comment the line

skip-networking Restart MySQL.

Now MySQL is open for connection in loopback address within the VDS space only.
Tomcat cat uses this address to communicate with MySQL.


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