phpBB Critical Error: Could not connect to the database

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lumanacom
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phpBB Critical Error: Could not connect to the database

Post by lumanacom »

I am getting this message, can you please tell me what its all about??

http://lumana.com/phpbb2/

phpBB : Critical Error

Could not connect to the database

espicom
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Post by espicom »

It can mean many things. The most popular reasons are:

Bad username, hostname, password, or database name in config.php.
MySQL server failure on the hosting company's end.
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