[Resolved] WordPress and MYSQL 5
My server has recommended that I change all of my databases over to MYSQL 5. So I have, and now there’s a shiny new database called “username_database” instead of the old “database” (not the actual names, obv, just using them as an example).
However, when I try to change the Config file to pull from this new database, it keeps giving me a “cannot connect to database” error.
My current config file, with some of the information changed for security’s sake:
$db_servertype = "mysql"; $db_host = "localhost"; $db_name = "database"; $db_user = "user"; $db_password = "password"; $table_prefix = "4images_";
The information on my new DB server host is as follows (with the username changed for security’s sake)
MySQL * Server: Localhost via UNIX socket * Server version: 5.0.82-msl-usrs-sure2-log * Protocol version: 10 * User: username@localhost * MySQL charset: UTF-8 Unicode (utf8) Web server * Apache * MySQL client version: 5.0.82 * PHP extension: mysqli
What am I doing wrong?
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