Joomla and MediaWiki can't access MySQL Database

musicman datakid at
Thu Mar 27 06:08:10 UTC 2008

I presume you gave each database a different name?




And that the username and password in their respective config files are correct?


On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 11:33 PM, FreeLUG Sierra Leone
<freelug1592007 at> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I installed Joomla and MediaWiki on my laptop running Ubuntu Gutsy, and I
> was able to successfully access both through my web browser. But after
> installing Wordpress, I can't access Joomla and Mediawiki. It is telling me
> that cannot connect to MySQL database. Only Wordpress can be access
> successfully through the web browser.
> What can I do to correct it?
> Farrel
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