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    was upgrading from 3.0.x to 3.5.3 Got this error when running the upgrade URL. Anyone know how to fix this?

    Database error in vBulletin :

    mysql_connect(): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (2)
    /homepages/35/d107284021/htdocs/forums/includes/class_core.php on line 279

    MySQL Error :
    Error Number :
    Date : Friday, January 27th 2006 @ 11:43:55 PM
    Script : http://www.sitename/forums/install/upgrade.php
    Referrer :
    IP Address :
    Username :
    Classname : vb_database

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    This error means either:

    1. The info in your config.php file is wrong, or

    2. MySQL crashed, it's not running or it can't find the socket. You need to contact your host about this. Here is more info on this error:
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