- Plesk for Linux
- Plesk for Windows
Upon the attempt to register a database server in Plesk > Tools & Settings > Database Servers, the following error is displayed:
PLESK_ERROR: Error: Test connection to the database server has failed:
Server sent charset unknown to the client. Please, report to the developers
MySQL 8 is used on a remote database server:
CONFIG_TEXT: Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 36
Server version: 8.0.11 MySQL Community Server - GPL
MySQL 8 support is yet to be implemented in Plesk.
Connect a database server which version is supported by Plesk.
Refer to Plesk software requirements for the list of database servers supported by Plesk:
- MySQL 5.1–5.7
- MySQL community edition 5.5, 5.6, 5.7
- PostgreSQL 8.4–10
- MariaDB 5.5-10.3.17
- MariaDB Connector 3.0.9