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Thread began 3/12/2018 3:23 pm by bryan107833 | Last modified 3/12/2018 5:27 pm by bryan107833 | 80 views | 1 replies


Error from MySQL

I had an issue last week with a website loading a blank screen for all pages. I went back to a backup from a few days earlier and the site loads now but since I had not made any updates I am concerned that it will happen again. This is the error.

[07-Mar-2018 23:04:15 UTC] PHP Deprecated: mysql_pconnect(): The mysql extension is deprecated and will be removed in the future: use mysqli or PDO instead in /home/baysch/public_html/Connections/PowerCMSConnection.php on line 9

/home/baysch/public_html/Connections/PowerCMSConnection.php 9th line looks like as follows.

$PowerCMSConnection = mysql_pconnect($hostname_PowerCMSConnection, $username_PowerCMSConnection, $password_PowerCMSConnection) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR)

Seems the connection string need to be updated to fix the white screen.


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