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Not connecting to mqsql database (2 posts)

  1. joshakafergie13
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    hello so i am running OSX server for mountain lion on my macbook pro and im hosting my website on it. but when i when to install WordPress and i had to do the connecting to a database. i just made a data base on my godaddy account. but for some season the local wordpress wont connect to it help

  2. esmi
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Virtually all hosts will not allow connections to their database servers from an external source (like your local server). You need to use a locally hosted database on your local server.

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