# FAQ

# Metabase support multi-language?

Yes

# Where is the database connection configuration of Metabase?

Database configuration information in metabase.conf in the Metabase installation directory, refer to the installation directory

# If there is no domain name, can I deploy Metabase?

Yes, visit Metabase by http://Internet IP

# What is the password for the database root user?

The password is stored in the server related file: /credentials/password.txt

# Is there a web-base GUI database management tools?

Yes, phpMyAdmin is on it, visit by http://Internet IP:9090

# How to disable phpMyAdmin access?

Disable port 9090 of the server security group

# Is it possible to modify the source path of Metabase?

Yes, modify it by Nginx vhost configuration file

# How to change the permissions of filesytem?

Change owner(group) or permissions like below:

chown -R nginx.nginx /data/wwwroot
find /data/wwwroot -type d -exec chmod 750 {} \;
find /data/wwwroot -type f -exec chmod 640 {} \;

# What's the difference between Deployment and Installation?

  • Deployment is a process of installing and configuring a sequence of software in sequence in a different order, which is a complex system engineering.
  • Installation is the process of starting the initial wizard after the application is prepared.
  • Installation is simpler than deployment.

# What's Cloud Platform?

Cloud platform refers to platform manufacturers that provide cloud computing services, such as: Azure, AWS, Alibaba Cloud, HUAWEI CLOUD, Tencent Cloud, etc.

# What is the difference between Instance, Cloud Server, Virtual Machine, ECS, EC2, CVM, and VM?

No difference, just the terminology used by different manufacturers, actually cloud servers