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MySQL 8 database server settings

The MySQL 5 and MySQL 8 database servers use different ports and sockets for incoming connections, so you will have to make sure that you use the correct database server settings in the configuration of your application. In the table below, you can find the correct database server settings for MySQL 8 databases for some of the most popular software applications:

Software Application
MySQL 8 server/hostMySQL 8 port
Baïkal [0.8.0+] localhost:3308 -
Bugzilla [5.0.6+] Not supported -
CMS Made Simple [2.2.8+] localhost:3308 -
Concrete CMS [8.5.5+] localhost:3308 -
Coppermine [1.5.46+] localhost:3308 -
Drupal [8.6.3+] 127.0.0.1 3308
e107 [2.1.9+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Joomla [3.9.0+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
LimeSurvey [3.15.5+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Magento [2.1.15] Not supported -
Magento [2.2.6] Not supported -
Magento [2.4+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Matomo [3.7.0+] localhost:/tmp/mysql8.sock -
MediaWiki [1.31.1+] localhost:/tmp/mysql8.sock -
MODX Revolution [2.6.5-pl+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Moodle [3.5.3+] localhost:3308 -
Nextcloud [16+] localhost:/tmp/mysql8.sock -
OpenCart [3.0.2.0+] 127.0.0.1 3308
osCommerce [2.3.4.1+] localhost:3308 -
phpBB3 [3.2.4+] 127.0.0.1 3308
PrestaShop [1.7.4.4+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Roundcube [1.3.8+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
Roundcube [1.4.7+] 127.0.0.1:3308 -
SMF [2.0.15+] 127.0.0.1 3308
Tiki Wiki [18.2+] localhost:3308 -
WebCalendar [1.2.9+] localhost:3308 -
WordPress [5+] localhost:/tmp/mysql8.sock -
XOOPS [2.5.9+] localhost:3308 -
Zen Cart [1.5+] localhost:3308 -

 

If your software application is not listed here, and you experience issues configuring it with a MySQL 8 database, please contact our support team for assistance.