Connection timed out error during build

Symfony web application deployed to the App platform and trying to connect to a DigitalOcean hosted database.

I’ve attached the db to the app and tried setting the DATABASE_URL to both the public connection string and the VPC network connection string and they both time out. Here is the error:

[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ Script assets:install %PUBLIC_DIR% returned with error code 255 
[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ !! 
[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ !! In ExceptionConverter.php line 101: 
[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ !! 
[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ !! An exception occurred in the driver: SQLSTATE[HY000] [2002] Connection time 
[2023-11-20 18:58:05] │ !! d out

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Bobby Iliev
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November 21, 2023

Hi there,

In case that your Database cluster has trusted sources enabled, you will have to make sure that your App is also added to the trusted sources list:

If you’ve already done that, keep in mind that during the build process, the connections to the database clusters are not going to work with trusted sources enabled. You need to make sure that you are running your database migrations and making any other database connections only the deploy and run stages rather than the build stage.

Let me know how it goes!



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