Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Sign up Log in

Next challenges

Recent achievements

  • Global
  • Personal


  • Give kudos
  • Received
  • Given


  • Global

Trophy case

Kudos (beta program)

Kudos logo

You've been invited into the Kudos (beta program) private group. Chat with others in the program, or give feedback to Atlassian.

View group

It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

Can I use localhost for the database?

As part of increasing the security of the Atlassian products it has been suggested that if the server communicates directly with the database that I should use a localhost database rather than a network visible port.  I have had a bit of a go, but can't seem to get it to work.  I suspect that the database access is from the client rather than the server.  Is my suspicion correct or is there something else I'm missing?

1 answer

1 vote

There's no harm in setting up a database on the Crowd server for local use - in fact, it's usually easier because most databases, when first installed, only listen locally by default, you have to add settings to them to get them to listen to other places.

The main question here is what you are getting - what are the symptoms of "can't seem to get it to work"?

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published in Marketplace Apps & Integrations

How to log work and track time in Jira when a person is part of multiple teams

  The manager’s daily activities include a list of challenges to reach high levels of efficiency for their teams. Part of these challenges is related to how to deal with the worklog systems sin...

16 views 0 0
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you