Database Error


#1

Hi, I cant seem to be able to connect my database to Wordpress im trying to set.
Here is my wp config file info
I keep getting the Error establishing a database connection error.

// ** MySQL settings - You can get this info from your web host ** //
/** The name of the database for WordPress */
define(‘DB_NAME’, ‘reisendevogel’);

/** MySQL database username */
define(‘DB_USER’, ‘reisendevogel’);

/** MySQL database password /
define(‘DB_PASSWORD’, '
******’);

/** MySQL hostname */
define(‘DB_HOST’, ‘den1.mssql8.gear.host’);

/** Database Charset to use in creating database tables. */
define(‘DB_CHARSET’, ‘utf8’);

/** The Database Collate type. Don’t change this if in doubt. */
define(‘DB_COLLATE’, ‘’);

http://reisendevogel.gearhostpreview.com/wordpress/


#2

Looks like you are trying to use a MSSQL database for wordpress. Wordpress requires MySQL. You will need create a new database and make sure the type is MySQL.