Database server hostname or DSN


I am in the process of setting up a phpBB3 installation. I have already set up my database at DH but for the life of me cannot figure out how to provide my pbpBB installation software the following:

“Database server hostname or DSN:
DSN stands for Data Source Name and is relevant only for ODBC installs.”

I know this is going to end up being a very easy question to answer, but please do.


When you created your database, you had to create a hostname (and db user) during that process. It’ll show up in your Manage mySQL section of the panel. I usually name mine