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Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run


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#1 usaipaola

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Posted 24 October 2011 - 08:54 AM

During installation I get the following error

Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock'

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#2 Derek Punzova

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Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:16 AM

Did you make sure that localhost is the correct value?

Depending on your hosting plan, it's possible that the database is running on another machine.
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#3 usaipaola

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Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:26 AM

excuse the ignorance where I find the host address
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Posted 24 October 2011 - 09:27 AM

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excuse the ignorance where I find the host address
Your webhosting company should provide your with these details.
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#5 usaipaola

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Posted 24 October 2011 - 05:23 PM

I checked correct host is localhost tested with EasyPHP!!! I do not understand...





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