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  • #16
    you need to:

    1: create a database which will give you a database name and password
    2: edit the config.php file and enter the database info into it..
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    • #17
      Now when i go to the install page i get this Fatal error: Database class not found.

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      • #18
        who is your host with..
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        • #19
          Im using ulmb.com until i can get a paid host.
          i have a mysql database.

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          • #20
            also check that the mysql server name is:

            mysql

            NOT localhost

            ref: http://forum.unlimitedmb.com/showthread.php?t=2156

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            • #21
              This is what it says when i try to install

              Step 2) Connect to the database
              Attempting to attach to database
              Connect failed: unexpected error from the database.
              Error number: 1044
              Error description: Cannot use database forums
              Please ensure that the database and server is correctly configured and try again.


              What should i put for the 'forums'???
              $config['Database']['dbname'] = 'forums';

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              • #22
                read pm

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                • #23
                  I did, all i need to know is what to put for 'forums'

                  $config['Database']['dbname'] = 'forums';

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                  • #24
                    Originally posted by chris gd View Post
                    This is what it says when i try to install

                    Step 2) Connect to the database
                    Attempting to attach to database
                    Connect failed: unexpected error from the database.
                    Error number: 1044
                    Error description: Cannot use database forums
                    Please ensure that the database and server is correctly configured and try again.


                    What should i put for the 'forums'???
                    $config['Database']['dbname'] = 'forums';
                    You need to put the name of the database not forums. (unless thats what your database name is)

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                    • #25
                      Alright nvm guys i got it to work.

                      Thanks for the help!

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                      • #26
                        Good to hear. enjoy!

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