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Thread began 11/07/2010 6:35 am by J7HNW | Last modified 5/30/2013 4:06 pm by J7HNW | 2810 views | 18 replies

J7HNW

Using the extension

Having a problem - bought this to use because of reason below

I am using Xxamp locally. My user name is ROOT and my Password is authorise - no problems and I use the same login for all sites locally.

<?php
# FileName="Connection_php_mysql.htm"
# Type="MYSQL"
# HTTP="true"
$hostname_chesterbeer = "localhost";
$database_chesterbeer = "chesterbeer";
$username_chesterbeer = "root";
$password_chesterbeer = "auth0r1se";
$chesterbeer = mysql_pconnect($hostname_chesterbeer, $username_chesterbeer, $password_chesterbeer) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR);
?>


However on my Web Server I AM NOT ALLOWED TO USE ROOT

So my connections file for the server has to be


<?php
# FileName="Connection_php_mysql.htm"
# Type="MYSQL"
# HTTP="true"
$hostname_chesterbeer = "localhost";
$database_chesterbeer = "chesterbeer";
$username_chesterbeer = "chesterbeer";
$password_chesterbeer = "auth0r1se";
$chesterbeer = mysql_pconnect($hostname_chesterbeer, $username_chesterbeer, $password_chesterbeer) or trigger_error(mysql_error(),E_USER_ERROR);
?>

Please can you tell me how to enter this in Dynamic Connections. When I entered as above I got problems . I set up the Local data in the main connection and the Live Server date on the additional connections - but it doesnt work

At the moment - I have to go into my connections file and change the user name to ROOT to do my local testing - and then I am having to change it back to chesterbeer and having to re ftpo the file for it to work on the LIVE server. I had hoped this was the solution.

Please advise where i am going wrong

Thank you

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