There are three possibilities for specifying the server name on
Use the IP address of the server.
Add a file `lmhosts' with the following info:
Configure the PC to use DNS.
Example of how to fill in the ``ODBC setup'':
Windows DSN name: test
Description: This is my test database
MySql Database: test
The value for the
Windows DSN name field is any name that is unique
in your Windows ODBC setup.
You don't have to specify values for the
Port fields in the ODBC setup screen.
However, if you do, the values will be used as the defaults later when
you attempt to make a connection. You have the option of changing the
values at that time.
If the port number is not given, the default port (3306)
If you specify the option
Read options from C:\my.cnf, the groups
odbc will be read from the `C:\my.cnf' file.
You can use all options that are usable by