Christoph Haas <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> That's exactly the explanation what I was looking for. I incorrectly
> assumed that more than just MySQL is affected. But it appears like other
> services do not care about the reverse resolution of 127.0.0.1.
This is also the case for CUPS, but is now fixed upstream. See
The sad thing is, this is special cased primarily because of broken
/etc/hosts files preventing reverse name lookups...
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