How can I increase the number of connection errors from a host to test max_connect_errors (Doc ID 1553844.1)

Last updated on JUNE 12, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Induce host connection errors to count towards max_connect_errors and get the host blocked

 

Solution

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