Question about MySQL Host & wp-config.php
Just a quick question regards a database that I am migrating from an old shared hosting setup, to a new shiny London-based VPS.
These are the 4 definitions within the wp-config.php file which connect the database.
/** The name of the database for WordPress */ define('DB_NAME', 'eg'); /** MySQL database username */ define('DB_USER', 'eg'); /** MySQL database password */ define('DB_PASSWORD', 'eg'); /** MySQL hostname */ define('DB_HOST', 'localhost');
My question, when connecting to a newly imported database (imported via PHPMyAdmin) should the DB_Host be localhost, or the IP address of the Droplet? What are the differences?
Thanks a lot.