Topic: Installing problem

When I try to install the forum software I get the following error.

… wrote:

An error occured on line 58 in file /f1/content/mer/public/include/dblayer/mysql.php.

PunBB reported: Unable to connect to MySQL server. MySQL reported: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket 'please_see_the_faq' (2)

Re: Installing problem

Looks like your MySQL server is either down or configured wrongly. Are you trying to host it on a server you own, or is it shared hosting?