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MySQL could not successfully start- easy to check,try to connect locally (using ssh) or check that it is running with:$pgrep mysqld $ps aux |grep mysqld Your VPS or your provider may have a firewall activatedon your server or on the datacenter,or running on a NAT,preventing incoming connections from outside of the server/network.

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