Thursday, January 31, 2013

Laravel Database Configuration

1) Open {laravel home}/application/config/database.php

2) Edit the connection setting.

3) Access MySql database via phpmyadmin. Create new database myfirstdb.

4) Click Check Privileges. Click Add user.

5) Enter new user details.
Username: myfirstuser
Host: localhost
Password: myfirstpassword
Global Privileges -> Check All.

Click Add user.

6) You can use a php script file to test your connection setting. (e.g

7) Put the dbtest.php at the public folder and access it via web browser.

8) Check that the connection is successful.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for the workflow ...

    If you see an error message ... as I did ...
    phpmyadmin error: “Connection for controluser as defined in your configuration failed”

    follow this related thread ...