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Connecting to a MySQL database with PDO

David Carr

Tutorials PHP & MySQL

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This video covers connection to a database using PDO in a try catch block with Exceptions.

The Source Code

<?php

try {

    $db = new PDO('mysql:host=localhost;dbname=temp','root','root');
    
} catch (Exception $e) {
    echo $e->getMessage();
}
?>

 

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