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Nodejs connecting to managed mysql database ERR: connect ETIMEDOUT

Hi, my nodejs has connect ETIMEDOUT error. i wonder what is happening.

this is my connection on my nodejs var mysql = require(‘mysql’);

var con = mysql.createConnection({ host: “db-mysql-xxx-xxx-do-user-xxx-0.a.db.ondigitalocean.com”, user: “xxx”, password: ‘xxx’, database: “xxx”, multipleStatements:true, port: 8889, queryTimeout: 6000, connectTimeout: 60000, });

con.connect(function (err){ if(err) throw err; });

module.exports = con;

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Hi there @legihendra7,

I think that the 8889 port that you are using is not correct. You can verify this via your DigitalOcean control panel then go to Databases -> and then click on manage for your database.

Also, if you have a firewall on your Droplet, make sure that the port is open for outgoing TCP connections.

Let me know how it goes! Regards, Bobby