Since MySQL Workbench 6.0 isn’t available for Fedora, Version 20,
I’m having my students install it on their local Windows and Mac
OS X operating systems. You can configure the
/etc/sysconfig/iptables file to enable port 3306
after installing MySQL on Fedora.
You can open a port by adding the following line to the
/etc/sysconfig/iptables file (Fedora’s instructions
iptables). The file won’t