Apache2 and MySql keep stopping

I have a DO Droplet server and every day or so I have to restart apache2 and mysql -

“CRI: Error connecting to MySQL Server: Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock’ (111) (#2002) - the site owner should contact their hosting provider for assistance.”

when access the website. Why is this happening, and how to fix it please? Many thanks Pa

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May I revive this topic. My mysql service kept stopping and showing this error to end user

DibiDriverException: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

this command show nothing

tail /var/log/mysql.err

using the lowest DO droplet specs

Please help

Thanks for the help. Just waiting for it to stop again now so that I can check the logs. Things never break when you want them to lol <br>

@paul: Error logs are usually found in /var/log. On Ubuntu, MySQL’s error log is /var/log/mysql.err <br> <br>You can output the last few lines of that file using the ‘tail’ command: <br> <br>tail /var/log/mysql.err