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Unable to connect the database by using and show fatal error
Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES) I am not sure what is the error of above after I trying to access http://localhost/integrating_php_with_databases_s1v1/inc/connection.php
I am wondering is it the error telling me that I should set the password as YES? But I thought that we are able to reset the password?
I did create a config.php and a connection.php
<?php define("BASE_URL", "localhost/integrating_php_with_databases_s1v1"); define("ROOT_PATH",$_SERVER["DOCUMENT_ROOT"] . "/" . "integrating_php_with_databases_s1v1/"); define("DB_HOST","localhost"); define("DB_NAME","database"); define("DB_USER","root"); define("DB_PASS","YES"); define("DB_PORT", "8889"); ?>
<?php require_once('../config.php'); $db = new PDO("mysql:host=" . DB_HOST . ";dbname=" . DB_NAME . ";port=" . DB_PORT, DB_USER, DB_PASS); echo "Connected to the database"; ?>
Any help and explanation will be appreciated.