Doctrine DBAL and the LIKE operator

Doctrine is a great abstraction layer, and I've resolved to use it more and more through my projects to keep things simple and maintainable.  The problem is, the documentation isn't always great for it. Take the below image as an example of the documentation for the building a "LIKE" clause…

Database Connection Mis-information

Whilst on my usual rounds on StackOverflow to help spread useful knowledge of computing and web development I came across the following comments on a thread: Um... mysql doesn't connect over http... nor to a directoryNeither should it be an url. Usually it's localhost or the IP address of the…