I've just used yiic for the first time for a plugin record installation and found that the
db.php config file didn't seem to be picked up and I got database connection failures.
I added a
console array to the file to try that but still no joy. So I edited the
craft/app/etc/config/defaults/db.php with the username, password, table prefix and database name of my local install and it all works fine.
I've not tried this on a vanilla Craft install but I'm guessing that this may be because my config directory has been renamed to
config-mydomainname as we are running 2 craft sites off of one craft instance.
That works by way of the following in the
Is this change of path causing the issue with the console?