On 8/15/06, Larson, Timothy E. <TELarson@west.com> wrote:
Jamie McCarthy wrote:
> OK, so DBD::mysql doesn't install... there are about a million reasons
> that could happen.
> One is that it wants to connect to a DB at localhost with no password.
> You may not have a DB running at localhost;  it may not allow root
> connections;  it may want a password for root connections.

How do I configure an install to work with the DB on a different host,
then?  The install docs are not very illuminating on this point.


Do you mean, how does mysql know which host is allowed to connect to it for that database? That's defined in your Password.pm file.