Server running Centos and MySQL and Client is a windows xp machine.
I have setup a SSH tunnel with putty and run mysql administrator. It works fine with the root account.
With a non-root account I get
the server service or the configuration file could not be found. I can log on but I can't see the databases that I should be allowed to see.
Running a mysql -h 127.0.0.1 -u myuser -p mypassword from linux works fine
I have created a .my.cnf file in the home folder with 600 permissions in the linux box and filled it with:
Server configuration file is under /etc/my.cnf. What am I doing wrong?