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  • Install error step 2 help please

    Step 2) Connect to the database
    Attempting to attach to database
    Connect failed: unexpected error from the database.
    Error number: 1046
    Error description: No Database Selected
    Please ensure that the database and server is correctly configured and try again.
    any ideas please


    // ****** DATABASE TYPE ******
    // This is the type of the database server on which your vBulletin database will be located.
    // Valid options are mysql and mysqli. Try to use mysqli if you are using PHP 5 and MySQL 4.1+
    $config['Database']['dbtype'] = 'mysql';
    // ****** DATABASE NAME ******
    // This is the name of the database where your vBulletin will be located.
    // This must be created by your webhost.
    $config['Database']['activeuk_forum'] = 'activeuk_forum';

  • #2
    This means that db doesn't exist: 'activeuk_forum'
    Steve Machol, former vBulletin Customer Support Manager (and NOT retired!)
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    • #3
      Change:
      PHP Code:
      $config['Database']['activeuk_forum'] = 'activeuk_forum'
      to:
      PHP Code:
      $config['Database']['dbname'] = 'activeuk_forum'


      Chris

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      • #4
        Nice catch!
        Steve Machol, former vBulletin Customer Support Manager (and NOT retired!)
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