[thelist] setting up a database

Fred Jones fredthejonester at gmail.com
Tue Dec 15 03:23:15 CST 2009

> Whenever I've had to set up a database I've had access to the site's control
> panel.
> Now I'm subcontracting on a site build and have only been given an FTP
> login.
> I could ask for more access, but wonder if there is another way I'm not
> aware of.

Ask for it.

There is another way--phpMyAdmin. I called a host of a client to ask
for the control panel login and they said they have no CP. He said I
could install phpMyAdmin myself and then create a DB. I advised that
client to switch hosts. :)


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