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Can't connect to local MySQL server

Thread began 12/09/2011 3:46 pm by phill401410 | Last modified 12/29/2011 10:01 am by phill401410 | 2231 views | 8 replies


Can't connect to local MySQL server

I solved the following issue by deleting the WinFileCache.dat file, big D'oh:
"ALSO, when I go back to the Dreamweaver file ContactMe3.php and attempt to open the Server Behavior "Universal Email 15 (mail)" I get this DW error, "While Executing applyServerBehavior in CreateEmailMessage_WA.htm, a JavaScript error occurred."

Read a couple other posts on "Can't connect..." and found one that said change the Connections file in DW. This is the original:
# FileName="Connection_php_mysql.htm"
# Type="MYSQL"
# HTTP="true"
$hostname_thilldesign = "localhost";
$database_thilldesign = "thilldesign";
$username_thilldesign = "cosmo";
$password_thilldesign = "cosmo";
$thilldesign = mysql_pconnect($hostname_thilldesign, $username_thilldesign, $password_thilldesign) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR);

Changed $hostname_thilldesign = "localhost"; to $hostname_thilldesign = "";
No luck

Changed $thilldesign = mysql_pconnect($hostname_thilldesign, $username_thilldesign, $password_thilldesign) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR); to
$thilldesign = mysql_pconnect($hostname_thilldesign, $username_cosmo, $password_cosmo) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR);
Still no luck, will keep digging.

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