mysql connection through ssl tunnel

Mel fbsd.questions at
Tue Sep 23 17:19:00 UTC 2008

On Tuesday 23 September 2008 15:54:10 John Almberg wrote:

> I have two FreeBSD machines. One is a application server, the other a
> database server running mysql. These machines are in two different
> locations. I'd like to allow the application server to access mysql
> through an SSH tunnel.

> Any recommendations, much appreciated.

You can use Vince's suggestion, or simply use SSL connections to the mysql 
server. Each have their own pros and cons.


Problem with today's modular software: they start with the modules
    and never get to the software part.

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