[Mediawiki-l] [OT] Create user accessing MySQL DB

Rob Church robchur at gmail.com
Sat May 12 02:49:44 UTC 2007


On 12/05/07, Emufarmers Sangly <emufarmers at gmail.com> wrote:
> Some hosts require that you specify the database hostname when connecting,
> rather than just using localhost.  Perhaps this is the case here?

Well, "just using 'localhost'" is still providing a host name; it's
just indicating that the host is the current one, rather than a remote
host. So the issue wouldn't be omission of a host name, it would be
providing the wrong one.

Good suggestion, however.


Rob Church



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