MySQL - Database connection

If you are having trouble connecting to your database, check your config file to make sure the port and bind-address have been set.

Example Config:

port = 3306
bind-address           = localhost
#bind-address           = external

In this example, the localhost bind-address is not commented out so it will be used as the value in the POST /instance configuration. The port is set to 3306. In this case when you authenticate an element instance, use as the value for

If you want to expose the external bind-address, then comment out the localhost bind-address.

If you want to expose both sources (localhost and external), then comment out both addresses.