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Security Assist SQL problem

Thread began 4/13/2011 3:21 pm by webmaster422987 | Last modified 5/29/2014 4:33 pm by webmaster422987 | 3213 views | 22 replies


Security Assist SQL problem


I have set up a database using MySQL for password protecting three different pages of my website. I haven't gone live with my website yet. In Dreamweaver CS5 when I test the live view of my website, it operates like it should in requiring me to type in a username and password before accessing the website. However, when I test the website on a different computer using a testing server, it gives me the following error message:

Warning: mysql_pconnect() [function.mysql-pconnect]: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2) in /data/17/1/17/31/1832194/user/1987704/htdocs/htdocs/Connections/NWRAINBOW.php on line 9

Fatal error: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/tmp/mysql.sock' (2) in /data/17/1/17/31/1832194/user/1987704/htdocs/htdocs/Connections/NWRAINBOW.php on line 9

What can I do to correct this?

Thanks for your help!

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