DO Ideas 2

Fix persistent Issue with Wordpress or lose my patronage.

"Error Establishing Database Connection:

https://www.digitalocean.com/community/questions/error-establishing-a-database-connection-wordpress

This started happening with increasing frequency a few months back. My problem seems not to be isolated, and both this thread and my viewership load would imply that it is not a capacity issue. A year ago, DigitalOcean was very stable, but now I am having to reboot my droplet daily. I use Wordpress because I am not a code junkie, and if Digital Ocean cannot make my hosting experience relatively seamless, I will take my money elsewhere.

  • Pat
  • Sep 11 2018
  • Will not implement
  • Sep 11, 2018

    Admin Response

    Hey Pat, Sorry to hear you are having troubles with your Wordpress site. Your best bet for resolution is to open up a customer support ticket and our support team will help you from there. If you MySQL is having persistent issues it is usually a sign you need to enable swap or upgrade to a larger Droplet.
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