There was an error connecting to the database

Jan Schenkel janschenkel at
Tue Nov 29 00:01:27 CST 2005

--- Bill <bill at> wrote:
> Does anyone know how to trouble shoot "there was an
> error connecting to the
> database"? I must have an automatic database
> connection somewhere that I
> don't use which is set-up wrong. Is there some kind
> of debugger message that
> I can set to turn on before everything else that
> would then put in the
> message box where this database connection is that
> it is trying?

Hi Bill,

If you're on MacOSX, you can open the Console
application and see if that turns up any information ;
other than that, go to the Database Query Builder, go
through your queries one at a time, clicking the
connect button to check if that's the one failing.

Jan Schenkel.

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