Introduction to Amazon Relational Database Service (RDS) (Linux)Go to Lab
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very mediocre lab
I am guessing the AWS console use to include the ENDPOINT with the port of :3306 on the end. I believe this has changed and I missed the step about remove the :3306 from the end. Once, I determined I did not need to add :3306 vs removing :3306 when it did not exist I was able to connect to MySql.
RDS Security group mentioned in the tutorial wasn't available for selection when creating RDS instance.