SuSE Firewall - FW_REDIRECT
Posted on 2006-06-25
NOTE: This may seem like a DB question at first but eventually boils down to a networking question.
I am running a MySQL server on a SuSE 10.1 server. I would like to be able to connect to the same server instance using 2 different ports: 3306 (standard) and 3307. I added an entry into FW_REDIRECT as follows: 0/0,192.168.168.XXX,tcp,3307,3306 This works and allows me to connect to the MySQL server using port 3307 from all computers in my network EXCEPT for the computer running the MySQL server, 192.168.168.XXX. I need this rule or this rule and others to work for 192.168.168.XXX also.
Thanks in advance for any help.