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  • Tech talk

    Building an Enterprise-Ready eCommerce Site in Under an Hour With DigitalOcean

    How to use DigitalOcean and Magento, a free open source eCommerce platform, to build and grow an enterprise-ready online store from the ground up.
    By Austin Black DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database DigitalOcean Managed Load Balancers Tech Talks
  • Tutorial

    How to Set Up a Scalable Laravel 6 Application using Managed Databases and Object Storage

    Data persistence and file storage represent two of the biggest challenges when horizontally scaling web applications. This is mainly due to the fact that it is hard to maintain consistency of variable data between mul...
    By Bobby Iliev, Erika Heidi PHP PHP Frameworks Object Storage Scaling DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database DigitalOcean Spaces Laravel
  • Question

    "Out of sort memory, consider increasing server sort buffer size" error on mysql managed db

    I recently started using a managed DB and am getting the error "Out of sort memory, consider increasing server sort buffer size". How would I go about altering the sortbuffersize on a managed mysql instance? I can't s...
    Accepted Answer: Hey @northerncyclist, Indeed you are correct, as this is a managed solution you do not have access to the my.cnf file to make that change directly yourself. However, please reach out to our amazing support team who wi...
    1 By northerncyclist DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Trouble connecting remote mysql managed database to one-click phpmyadmin

    Good Morning, I created a mysql managed database (open to all incoming connections/raw initial setup). I then created a one-click phpmyadmin droplet from the marketplace, as I would like to create a web-based ui for m...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there @meloku, I think that the PHPmyAdmin that ships with Ubuntu 18.04 has some issues connecting to MySQL 8, what you could do instead of using the 1-Click PHPmyAdmin install is to just install PHPmyAdmin manuall...
    1 By meloku DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database One-Click Install Apps
  • Question

    Managed Database or Droplet?

    I am currently running 1 droplet and within that it's running 1 web server and 1 database (MySQL). My plan is to move out the database into a server of it's own. The database is still fairly small, it's only at 250MB....
    Accepted Answer: It depends on how much time/energy you want to dedicate to maintain/update/backup your DB server. If you'd rather focus on something else, you could spin up your own Droplet. However, if you trust DO to have better me...
    2 By davidyap DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    How can I create good diagrams for my infrastructure architecture based on DigitalOcean products?

    I build interesting applications using best practices in infra architecture and would love to be able to write/blog about them. However, I lack the tools to be able to create good architecture diagrams for all the di...
    Accepted Answer: A great resource for creating architecture diagrams for infrastructure configurations based on DigitalOcean can be found here:
    1 By rsharma DigitalOcean Managed Kubernetes DigitalOcean Managed Load Balancers DigitalOcean Managed PostgreSQL Database DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database DigitalOcean Spaces DigitalOcean Volumes
  • Question

    removing conditional comments from sql backup

    Hey, I'm having trouble with importing my production cluster to staging on digital ocean managed database I use mysqldump with --routines --triggers --events --all-databases &set-gtid-purged=OFF parameters every tim...
    Accepted Answer: Hi there @omercohen, Have you tried using the --compact flag? As a workaround, what you could also try is when running the MySQL import to specify the -f flag so that it would force the import even if there is an erro...
    1 By omercohen DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Which SQL mode values to use for WordPress?

    I have a WordPress site running on a DO droplet and WordPress uses a localhost MySQL db. I want to migrate the db to a DO managed MySQL db. I have created the new db and completed migrating the db data, however, I hav...
    Accepted Answer: DO managed DBs do work with WP, I ran many tests with them. You might bump into a couple of issues: In the DO GUI DB settings, you need to set STRICTTRANSTABLES You might want to check this: https://www.digitalocean.c...
    3 By JigsawBob DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Connection timed out on MySQL Managed Database Cluster

    Hi guys, we start up with a new Managed Database MySQL cluster but unfortunately we cant connect with any PHP tool AND also phpMyAdmin. The config for the phpMyAdmin: ``` $cfg['Servers'][$i]['verbose'] = 'CLUSTER'; $c...
    Accepted Answer: Failed with; $cfg['Servers'][$i]['port'] = 3306; Success with; -P 25060 You're simply using the wrong port in your application. Try changing it to the latter and retry connection. BR A
    2 By goetzm Databases MySQL Clustering DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Backups and Point In Time Restore (PITR)

    I currently use AWS RDS. Looking at your managed database pages and the documentation it's not clear if, like AWS, you're taking snapshots every 5 minutes in addition to the daily backups - or there is only the daily ...
    Accepted Answer: Hey petersys 👋 The service takes a single full backup every 24 hours; the write ahead log (WAL) is backed up approximately every 5 minutes, enabling point-in-time-restore operations. If user error occurs that needs ...
    4 By petersys DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Best method to sync Managed MySQL to MySQL on a Droplet

    Hi, I was hoping to use log shipping to sync a DB hosted on Managed MySQL to a DB on MySQL installed on a Droplet. Can I do this and is there any documentation, as I can't seem to see any. If I can't sync using log sh...
    Accepted Answer: Unfortunately, the managed DBs won't have any such access or options. If we could change basic settings such as key buffers etc, we'd be happy already. In your case, it seems like it would be easier to schedule a CRON...
    1 By smartlist DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    How install filebeat module to mysql cluster

    I have a mysql digital ocean cluster and I want to transfer logs from my database to logstash. How can I install the filebeat module for mysql cluster?
    Accepted Answer: I don't think that this would be possible, as with the Managed MySQL servers you would only have MySQL access and not direct access to the server itself via SSH for example.
    1 By degorych DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Connection pooling is not supported?

    I just want to make sure I read that correctly, pooling is not supported by your managed Mysql instances? Does this mean I can only have a single connection from my ...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, Connection pooling is just a specific technique in handling connections, it means that connections are reused rather than created each time a connection is requested. Connection pooling is different from max_c...
    2 By eparry MySQL DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Tool


    The best way to optimize SQL queries, auto-magically, on DigitalOcean.
    By EverSQL MySQL DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database Databases PostgreSQL MariaDB
  • Question

    I cannot access phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 18.04

    I can not access phpMyAdmin Through the website. Not Found The requested URL /phpmyadmin was not found on this server. Apache/2.4.29 (Ubuntu) Server at Port 80
    3 By pacificsofttechltd DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Digital Ocean Managed Databases Set Timezone to UTC -05:00 Permanently

    I've searched the docs and forums regarding the forementioned subject, but I can't seem to find a way to set the global timezone for my managed database to UTC -05:00. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
    1 By GSDynamicsDO DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database MySQL
  • Question

    How do I connect to a Managed SQL Database from web apps?

    I am trying to connect to a Managed SQL database instance of mine from 3rd part web apps such as []. I have whitelisted the IP address of Retool ( and to connect using SSL I need ...
    1 By morisimo DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database
  • Question

    Questions about digital ocean database service

    Hi, I would like to start using the database service at digital ocean but have 2 questions before going into it: 1) I would use a main node and 2 standby nodes. Is it possible to configure a load balancer to use the 3...
    0 By HexDump DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database Databases
  • Question

    Connect to managed mysql from droplet

    Hi, I've created a managed mysql in the same region as my droplet. I've added my droplet (ubuntu 18) and my PC IP as trusted sources. 1) When attempting to connect from the droplet to the managed mysql using the publ...
    1 By fiduliin DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Moodle Site for 1000 concurrent users

    I am planning to install Moodle (php application) with MySql database. At present i have it on a VPS with 8GB Ram 6 CPU centos but it is not efficiently catering the need of even 100 concurrent users. What way I can u...
    1 By doctshind DigitalOcean Managed Load Balancers DigitalOcean Managed MySQL Database DigitalOcean Accounts