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Thread: mysql_connect(); error

  1. #1

    mysql_connect(); error

    I recently upgraded to PHP5 and for some reason I am having issues with a website that uses the mysql_connect() command and it is giving me this error.

    Fatal error: Call to undefined function mysql_connect() in /home/httpd/vhosts/therealclays.com/httpdocs/dbinclude.php on line 2

    I am assuming they removed this function in PHP 5. What would I replace it with?

  2. #2
    Quote Originally Posted by seth.aldridge View Post
    I am assuming they removed this function in PHP 5
    hardly

  3. #3
    Are you passing the correct variables to the function?

    Code:
    $link = mysql_connect('localhost', 'mysql_user', 'mysql_password');

  4. #4
    use mysql_error for some quick and dirty debugging:
    PHP Code:
    $link mysql_connect('localhost''mysql_user''mysql_password');
    if( !
    $link ) {
     die( 
    mysql_error() );


  5. #5
    I found out that is was a MySQL error from somewhere. I am not good as VI

  6. #6
    btw, force re-volvemedia.com backround to white otherwise it doesnt look like intended here.

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