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kingandy commented October 15, 2009 at 8:35am Unfortunately the db_connect() function can't run its text through the translation system (because it doesn't yet have a connection to the database, of course), Phil Log in or register to post comments Has to be a config error in php/apache or mysql config filiptc commented December 27, 2006 at 4:57pm Since the temporal use of To test you can modify the $db = line of your settings.php file to use a bogus connection username, password, or database name. EDITED TO ADD: Oh there are some docs on Theming the Drupal 6 maintenance page. his comment is here

Log in or register to post comments Static copy of site? Do I need to change all of the 'localhost' values in install.php to my hostname also? I found the mysql server name with phpmyadmin on the first page under server. My host is Dreamhost and it runs phpmy admin.

Drupal Failed To Connect To Your Database Server

MySQL db name: drupal username: a2z Entry: Database name: gerardo_drupal Database username: drupal_a2z Can someone point out where I'm going wrong? After I installed Fedora 6 and copied all drupal files over and recreated database it stopped working... Just summing it up, if I change the $db_url = 'mysql://user:[email protected]/table'; (which works) in my settings.php to$db_url = 'mysqli://user:[email protected]/table'; I get the "unable to connect to database" error. Specifying a node's address or static file location would work, but would not be appropriate for multiple sites running on a single code base.

I figured it would be something like that. http://www.akarmaworks.com/drupal/install.php?profile=default I have an account with yahoo webhosting , I am able to login into the DB using the phpAdmin but drupal complains i tried changing the hostname but didnt work. I find 100 great things about Drupal for every 1 catastrophe like this, so I'm holding out some hope. Then i tried to write the internal ip of the linux computer wich is "192.168.0.8" and put "/drupal" after the IP like this "http://192.168.0.8/drupal" I get to a drupalscreen and I

peezy commented January 10, 2011 at 1:55pm You're welcome and good luck! Is there any way to fix this? Switching from localhost to 127.0.0.1 got me up and running, so maybe your issue is related to how php/mysql packaged with xampp. I'm assuming the two problems are related...

doesn't exist in Drupal 6 ... Log in or register to post comments never mind i sorted it. Log in or register to post comments Drupal 6 allows for creating orangecoat-ciallella commented February 25, 2009 at 8:00am Drupal 6 allows for creating a custom maintenance template file into which I'm guessing the theme could be pulled from the settings.php file in the event the database is inaccessible (as shown in the code above.

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Are you sure you have the correct username and password? https://www.drupal.org/node/1502034 It puzzles me that I did get D7.0 RC2 to work, because I didn't replace xampp or anything, but I guess something might have changed (or I did something really smart Drupal Failed To Connect To Your Database Server Sorry for bad english but i'm from Sweden. =) Log in or register to post comments ⋅ Categories: Drupal 5.x Comments your database would be set VM commented October 13, 2006 Xactimate Customer Support Currently, the username is drupal and the database server is 192.168.0.8.

I have php 4 and 5 and mysql 4.1.20 on my server and I don't have special characters in my password. this content Since there's no danger of the $content being translated into something else, you could certainly use some kind of pattern matching at this level to switch the text to something else. Log in or register to post comments solution pinchg commented June 3, 2008 at 11:21pm For yahoo hosting at least, just put "mysql" as your db host Log in or register I located the files in a directory entitled drupal that is inside my site's root. Xactimate 28 Support

I changed the error reporting thing and got: The MySQL error was: Can't connect to MySQL server on 'localhost' (10061). From install.txt * Note that the $db_url variable gets parsed using PHP's built-in * URL parser (i.e. I removed lines 103-116 and 121-131(Drupal 5.1 and 5.2) from /includes/database.mysql.inc and replaced with two simple PHP includes as a fast fix. weblink I hope someone can help!

However, I understand this functionality is in Drupal 6. GranvilleKirkham Systems Log in or register to post comments "Workaround" filiptc commented December 4, 2006 at 8:32pm Solved the issue installing latest XAMPP (WAMP packet) and doing a fresh drupal 5 However, it does pass the generated text through to _db_error_page(), which eventually calls theme('maintenance_page'), which er ....

The result: The MySQL error was: Access denied for user: '[email protected]' (Using password: NO).

Log in or register to post comments Another Solution Druper commented November 12, 2015 at 9:17pm After having set up the DB and user with access via localhost and pounding my Log in or register to post comments --- VM commented April 19, 2007 at 2:24am Funny how an automated install still requires me to jump in and find something in the As before MySQL works fine but as soon as I change the line to MySQLi I get the "unable to connect to database" error. If you 'know' your database user name and password are correct you will be able to connect to the database using those credentials in phpmyadmin, or via command line.

If you are unsure what these terms mean you should probably contact your hosting provider. I'm using Ubuntu 11.04, and XAMPP for Linux 1.7.3a. I'll rvk commented January 8, 2011 at 10:14pm thanks for your reply! check over here I have set all these (user, password, database etc).

While half an hour to an hour of downtime per day is clearly unacceptable, every affordable hosting provider has its downtimes, and that message will appear on every site now and If you are unsure what these terms mean you should probably contact your hosting provider. (Running WinXP, PHP 5.1.4, MySQL 5.0.22) Log in or register to post comments ⋅ Categories: Drupal MySQLi libraries ARE installed, but as soon as I change my settings.php to 'mysqli://username:[email protected]/database'; I get the drupal error: Unable to connect to database server This either means that the username Unless you are running a heavy-traffic site where you really need this, I would be tempted to move hosts.

mediafrenzy commented August 4, 2007 at 1:55am I'm pretty sure this sort of thing is possible, but I would think it would be a very complicated process - both to setup, For more help, see the Installation and upgrading handbook. I actually just saw this error at drupal.org a couple of minutes ago! Drupal core is already complex and the number of people we have working on it is relatively flat at any given time.

Those are about the only options that would cause this error. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________mybesinformatik.com - Drupal website development ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Log in or register to post comments News itemsDrupal news Planet Drupal Association news Skip to main content Skip to search Main Menu Drupal.org home Download & Extend Community Documentation Support Jobs Marketplace About Return to Content Search form Search Log in Create account Drupal Currently, the username is custfeh7_drpl1 and the database server is localhost. * Are you sure you have the correct username and password? * Are you sure that you have typed the Also, I know Drupal.org wasn't really put at any great risk, I only mentioned it as I had just seen it moments before replying to the latest comments in this thread.

Did anyone yet figure this out yet? Are you sure that you have typed the correct hostname? Anyone would be able to read your settings.php file and as such would have ALL of your DB information. One strategy with patches like this is to create a patch and an issue against drupal project and mark it won't fix.

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