RDS : ERROR 2003 (HY000): Can’t connect to MySQL server (10060)

When a MySQL-client tries to connect to mysql server over AWS cloud, mysql-server sends back an error  “RDS : ERROR 2003 (HY000): Can’t connect to MySQL server (10060)” . This error states that the inbound/outbound traffic from AWS instance is not reachable to the current host where you are running your MySQL-client. So first a user need to register his public IP address in the RDS security groups to get access over the RDS MySQL instance. [Read more…]

How to install Ubuntu 16.04 on Oracle Virtual Box

How to install Ubuntu 16.04 on oracle Virtual Box is a step by step tutorial for beginners and professionals as well. Here we are using windows 8 with 8GB ram as a host operating system and Ubuntu 16.04 as guest operating system. Host operating is a platform where you are installing your Oracle virtual Box Manager.

Oracle Virtual Box is an easy to use software which allows you to work with multiple operating systems on same machine. It let you import VDI, OVF and ISO images for installing the operating system. [Read more…]