One other thought came to my mind & when you respond, you can include this
information also (unless someone else also responds);
In /home/vpopmail/etc/vpopmail.mysql, the follwoing information is
It is my understanding that "|0|" is the port number for the mysql server.
Is it possible that this port number is different in this/my design?
If you have a default MySQL setup, the port SHOULD be 3306.