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    SitePoint Wizard nofel's Avatar
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    socket error

    hi,
    i uploaded my local machines pages to client server and i am getting this error from MySQL
    Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket

    what should i do to fix it? why is it coming
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    To start with what are the pages you uploaded (html, php, perl)?

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    Generally speaking, this error means the address you're pointing at for your mySQL server isnt correct.

    If you're pointing at localhost, make sure the MySQL server is running.


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