"Error establishing a database connection" what can i do?

Issue Summary

I get “Error establishing a database connection” and my website is down

Troubleshooting Questions

  • Does this happen for all sites in Local, or just one in particular?

  • Are you able to create a new, plain WordPress site in Local and access it in a Browser?


Describe the steps that others can take to replicate this issue. If you have screenshots that can help clarify what is happening, please include them!

System Details

  • Which version of Local is being used?
    My website had trouble since the last update, i downgraded to 5.09.0

  • What Operating System (OS) and OS version is being used?
    macOS Big Sur 11.1
    local-lightning.log (187.8 KB)

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