[CentOS] 5.2 blues

Ned Slider ned at unixmail.co.uk
Wed Jun 25 15:54:39 UTC 2008

Dunc wrote:
> Hi
> Yes it was written as rpmnew, and indeed the default was the same. But 
> using the original I was using before, changing nothing,  with [::] I 
> could not connect after the upgrade. I restarted many times, and 
> eventually changing the original to [*] allowed me to connect.
> I then changed to the new conf (after changing a few things like using 
> mysql to authenticate, minimum uid to match my setup), and again could 
> not connect. Changing the new conf to [*] then solved it.
> How are you disabling IPv6, maybe that is making the difference?

To disable IPv6 as per the Wiki:


Also, see this thread by Lenard:


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