Remote Connection to MariaDB on Ubuntu
I have set up maraDB and have been trying to connect to it remotely with no luck. I have read through a bunch of posts and have tried the following:
I have looked in my.cnf to change the bind-address to 0.0.0.0.0 but have not found it defined anywhere
Configured ufw to open port 3306
# ufw status Status: active To Action From -- ------ ---- 22 ALLOW Anywhere 3306/tcp ALLOW Anywhere 3306 ALLOW Anywhere 22 (v6) ALLOW Anywhere (v6) 3306/tcp (v6) ALLOW Anywhere (v6) 3306 (v6) ALLOW Anywhere (v6)
It hasn’t worked so far.
Using a suggestion from a post, it looks like mysql is only listening locally on port 3306.
# sudo lsof -iTCP -sTCP:LISTEN -P COMMAND PID USER FD TYPE DEVICE SIZE/OFF NODE NAME sshd 1540 root 3u IPv4 15872 0t0 TCP *:22 (LISTEN) sshd 1540 root 4u IPv6 15881 0t0 TCP *:22 (LISTEN) mysqld 3771 mysql 16u IPv4 20248 0t0 TCP localhost:3306 (LISTEN)
Is there anyway to change this? Thanks for any help.
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