[Xerte] Re: Xerte Issue

Tom Reijnders reijnders at tor.nl
Mon Mar 10 17:52:55 GMT 2014

Also, is you try to use a different database then Moodle, make sure the 
Moodle credentials have the permission to create the database. Still If 
that was the issue, I would have expected a different error from MySQL.

I don't know this particular error and have never seen it before.



Ron Mitchell schreef op 10-3-2014 18:48:
> You should change/disable that location from public access until you 
> have Xerte installed.
> Did you create the xerte database and user account in advance? I would 
> install Xerte into your Moodle database but may be mis-reading what 
> you have said.
> There's a recording of a previous Techdis Xerte Friday webinar which 
> might help linked from this page 
> http://www.jisctechdis.ac.uk/techdis/events/detail/2013/xertefriday22032013
> Ron
> *From:*xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk 
> [mailto:xerte-bounces at lists.nottingham.ac.uk] *On Behalf Of *imran molvi
> *Sent:* 10 March 2014 17:21
> *To:* is-learning-team at nottingham.ac.uk
> *Cc:* xerte at lists.nottingham.ac.uk
> *Subject:* [Xerte] Xerte Issue
> Hello,
> I am in the process pf installing Xerte into our Moodle system.
> I am on the My SQL Database creation page and it gives me an error 
> when I click next. The error is *Lost connection to MySQL server at 
> 'reading initial communication packet', system error: 111.*
> Creating MySQL Database Failed!
> I have copied the contents of our original Moodle. I have created a 
> sub domain and put the copied contents into it. This allowed me to 
> view moodle into the newly created sub domain as well. Then I 
> downloaded xerte online toolkit, created a folder into the new sub 
> domain (where moodle is installed) and pasted the contents of xerte 
> into it. I am able to go through the first steps to install xerte but 
> fails at the SQL creation page. I am using the same database name, 
> username and password of our original Moodle system.
> Can you please assist me with this.
> Our URL is
> moodletest.bct.ie/xerte <http://moodletest.bct.ie/xerte>
> Many thanks.
> Imran
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