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I followed the steps described in the README and when i call index.php i get this error message:
(mysql): SELECT * FROM journals WHERE path = 'indexphp'
Warning: mysql_query(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL-Link resource in /homepages/10/d20092181/htdocs/hri/lib/adodb/drivers/adodb-mysql.inc.php on line 488
2002: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' (2)
I have not even entered any information and i did not edit the database section in the config.inc.php file. What am i doing wrong?
Thank you for your help
Check that your MySQL server is running -- that message indicates that OJS is having trouble connecting. If you haven't performed the installation yet, ensure also that the Installed option is set to Off in config.inc.php before continuing.
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Thank you for the suggestion. It turned out that i was encountering an issue with Mac OS X. Connecting MySQL to PHP through a socket requires a small adjustment in the system's configuration files as described in this document at Apple. I was not even using their server version, but their recommendations solved my problem:
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