MySQL already has a database (default name is 'mysql') for managing users, permissions...etc. You should get phpMyAdmin set up so you have an interface for creating and managing db's on the server. John > -----Original Message----- > From: thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org > [mailto:thelist-bounces at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Og > Sent: Thursday, August 21, 2003 10:40 AM > To: thelist at lists.evolt.org > Subject: [thelist] mySQL and the phantom database. > > > PHP and mySQL are living comfortably in their new home. But > they want to have a database, I didn't know what to tell > them. I searched numerous sites and such, lots of info on > database management, I even have software to work with the > database once it's here. But unless there is a DB stork I'm > at a loss. How do I create that first baby DB?.. PHP and > mySQL are counting on me. Any help would be appreciated. > Thanks to all. > ;) > > Cheers > > Paul J Maguire > CEO Ogmatter > www.ogmatter.com > info at ogmatter.com > > "Ogmatter In mind" > > Note : All outgoing emails have been scanned with Norton Anti-Virus > -- > * * Please support the community that supports you. * * http://evolt.org/help_support_evolt/ For unsubscribe and other options, including the Tip Harvester and archives of thelist go to: http://lists.evolt.org Workers of the Web, evolt !