Mysql Not Working. Site Crashed- (Emergency) After following other steps mentioned in some of the similar Digital Ocean posts, i discovered that my MYSQL folder is not present or that i cannot find it. I want to know how to find it or how to recover the folder to acces my existing DB. It had alot of data.
Associated Droplet: ubuntu-512mb-blr1-01
oops connection problem ! --> Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock’ (2)
That’s the error showing everywhere, be it from a terminal or from the browser. We have important information in our databases and we cannot afford to lose them. Please help asap. Our store website is down since the last 48 hours. Perhaps more.
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