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    Remote server - mysql connect - is that possible?

    as the title says is it possible to connect to a remote mysql db?
    if so how can I do that?

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    yes it is possible.

    PHP: mysql_connect - Manual

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    Do not do it, however. Unless you have a secure VPN or the DB server resides on the local network. DO NOT connect to a remote DB server through the internet without a secure VPN connection.
    Logic without the fatal effects.
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