[Mediawiki-l] Problem with Apache2, MySql, Windows2000 installation

Brion Vibber brion at pobox.com
Wed Apr 28 20:03:35 UTC 2004

On Apr 28, 2004, at 02:22, Maurizio Balestrieri wrote:
> After a successful installation (I mean the successful execution of 
> the config.php script), I'm stuck at the point where I move the 
> LocalSettings.php file in the Wiki root and then I access the 
> index.php file. At this point I systematically get the "noconnect" 
> message ("cannot contact the server ..."). What surprises me, is why 
> it claims it cannot connect while it has connected few seconds before 
> (and even created a database with tables)??
> Any help will be very much appreciated :)

Check that the user permissions were set up in MySQL.

Was this an install with root privs on mysql? Is there a root password, 
or did it automatically bypass using a blank root password?

-- brion vibber (brion @ pobox.com)

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