Do I need to register an external IP address that I'm connecting from in order to connect to the database from an external database management tool, like SQLYog?
asked Sep 07 '12 at 23:06
For PostgreSQL databases, remote access is enabled by default.
For MySQL databases, simply open a ticket and ask that we enable remote access to one or more of your databases (be sure to include the list of databases you'd like remote access enabled for).
Hope that helps!
answered Sep 07 '12 at 23:10
If you're using either MySQL or PostgreSQL, you can connect to the database server remotely by following these instructions from the WebFaction User Guide:
answered Sep 08 '12 at 07:08