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Old 29th July 2006, 14:31
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Originally Posted by LinuxNewb
1) in /etc/hosts I am not sure what I should fill in this information with....I mean I am sure the first row stays the same and the second row's ipaddress should be the static ip I put in /etc/network/interfaces but as far as and server1....I just have no idea what that means. Is it the url I am using for the website I built? Is it just something random? Is it my dyndns url? I mean I am just confused about that. I just put my domain in there so I guess that's why I am having problems on my second and third questions.
Use your address instead of

Originally Posted by LinuxNewb
2)on the 4th page, at the very bottom, where it says:
mysqladmin -u root password yourrootsqlpassword
mysqladmin -h -u root password yourrootsqlpassword
I am getting the following error:
mysqladmin: connetc to server at 'my domain' failed
error: 'Host 'my domain' is not allowed to connect to this MySQL server
And again, I am sure this is due to me not setting up the /etc/hosts file right.
MySQL is using another server name. You can forget about this for now. Later on, when you have phpMyAdmin installed, you can go to the mysql.user table and change the server name to your address and restart MySQL.

Originally Posted by LinuxNewb
3)Finaly, I installed ispconfig and it ran great. Went though all the steps and everything...I go to log into it and nothing loads. I have tryed connecting to it from a different machine using my (the one I put in the host file), I tryed using the static ip I put in the /etc/network/interfaces file, and nothing seems to work.
What's the output of
netstat -tap
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