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Site is down.No connection to database server.


barselona1444

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My site is down.

This is the message:

Warning: mysql_connect(): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/tmp/mysql.sock' (13) in /home2/smokesup/public_html/www/catalog/includes/functions/database.php on line 19

Unable to connect to database server!

 

Anyone can help? :wink:

Thank you

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Is this a new problem?

New install?

When was the last ime this worked?

Do you have a recent "known to be good" DB backup?

Do you have cpanel? if so see if you access the db.

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This is a new problem.Before it was script problem. After site was working for 1-2 days. Now,today I have this problem.2 month ago I did not have any problem with my site.But I had problem with my host.I changed a hosting company 2 month ago.Now I am having all the time small problems with my site.

I have cpanel6.I have DB backup,I do not know about "known to be good" :wink:

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can you access the db in cpanel?

 

if so try a "repair" in phpmyadmin.

 

when was the last time you backed up the db in admin?

 

you should be doing this after every succesful change.

 

This is what i mean by known to be good.

 

Then it is a simple matter to restore the good db if something has gone wrong.

 

If you don't do this...well, you are just hurting yourself. Only takes a few moments and can save a big headach.

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