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redgate mysql compare how do I connect to two remotely hosted databases?

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I have shared hosting apache php 4.4.8 mysql 4.1.22.

I want to compare the structure using redgate's mysql compare.  How do I connect to these dbs?  Is there a port I need to specify?  It is even possible?

Thanks, I don't know too much about apache.
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I think that redgate's tools are for MS SQL Server version.  I'm not aware of their tools working on MYSQL

you could use http://www.quest.com/toad-for-mysql/ I believe it has compare features
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Also note that Red-gate's mysql compare is for Mysql version 5.0 and greater.

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