Home > dbd error code 8014

How do I fix the DBD error code 8014?

Alton Alexander
By Alton AlexanderUpdated on June 4th, 2022

This error code indicates that the database could not be started because the parameter file (INIT.ORA) could not be read. This could be due to a number of reasons, including incorrect file permissions, a corrupt parameter file, or an invalid parameter value.

1. Run the DBD::mysql::st execute method for the statement handle

  1. Open the mysql client and connect to the database.
  2. Issue the command DBD::mysql::st execute 'SELECT * FROM table'
  3. If the statement fails with an error code, review the error message and try to find the cause of the failure.
  4. If the error code is 8014, review the following instructions to fix the error.
  5. If the error code is not 8014, continue with step 6.
  6. If the error code is 8014, follow these instructions to fix the error.
  7. Close the mysql client.

2. Use the DBD::mysql::dbdo method to run a database specific command

  1. Connect to the MySQL server.
  2. Run the command that you need to fix the error code. For example, if you are trying to fix dbd error code 8014, you would run the following command: mysql> fix_dbd_error('8014');
  3. If the command was successful, you will receive a message indicating that the command was successful. If the command was not successful, you will receive a message indicating the error code that you were trying to fix.

3. Connect to the MySQL server using the DBD::mysql::CONNECTION method

The first step is to create a connection to the MySQL server. This can be done using the DBD::mysql::CONNECTION method. The second step is to specify the server hostname and port. The third step is to specify the database name. The fourth step is to specify the user name and password. The fifth step is to specify the database table name. The sixth step is to specify the query string. The seventh step is to execute the query. The eighth step is to close the connection.

4. Use the DBD::mysql::sql_type_cast method to convert the data

The DBD::mysql::sql_type_cast method can be used to convert data from one data type to another. The following steps can be used to fix the dbd error code 8014:

  1. Use the DBD::mysql::sql_type_cast method to convert the data from the original data type to the desired data type.
  2. Use the DBD::mysql::bind_param method to bind the converted data to the parameters in the query.
  3. Use the DBD::mysql::prepare_query method to create the query statement.
  4. Use the DBD::mysql::execute_query method to execute the query.

5. Use the DBD::mysql::get_host_info method to get information about the host

To use the DBD::mysql::get_host_info method, you must provide the host name or IP address of the host that you are trying to connect to. The method will return information about the host, including the operating system, the version of MySQL, and the number of CPUs and memory on the host.

If you didn't find success with an option above, then try:

  1. Use the DBD::mysql::get_info method to get information about the server
  2. Use the DBD::mysql::get_proto_info method to get information about the protocol