View Full Version : Error installing forum

05-09-2006, 09:13 AM
I am getting the error message ....

Warning: mysql_connect(): Access denied for user 'coaforum'@'localhost' (using password: YES) in /home2/*********/public_html/forum/db/mysql4.php on line 48

I cant figure out what it means.

Between pressing install and getting this, I get a popup box asking me which website login wants to be changed password, and cancel out because none of them apply.

This isnt in the tutorial, so I'm a bit lost.

Any help asap appreciated.

05-09-2006, 05:08 PM
What type of forum are you trying to install? If it's phpBB or SMF, you should install it through the Fantastico link in your Cpanel.

05-10-2006, 12:19 AM
Thanks for that, yes, in the end I did. Came acrross it pushing buttons in the panel to see what they did :)

05-10-2006, 03:31 AM
LOL Nice work.