Why did MySQL suddenly stopped on my server?
I am running a ready-made Wordpress droplet. Today my website displayed the dreaded “failed to establish database connection” message. I logged in to the server and noticed that the mysqld daemon doesn’t run in the background, so restarted it and all was fine again.
Question is, why would mysqld randomly stop by itself? I don’t want to find out that the WP website just doesn’t work when a potential client wants to look at it.
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