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Need HELP with Installation on LIGHTY (no not the installer package! )


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dio5

Community Member, 501 Posts

18 December 2007 at 10:58pm

Ok guys we switched hosting and tried to install the PHP - installer of SS on a lighty environment.

This turns out to be horror.

Is there anyone who can help me on this?

The install.php - file is not suited at all for lighty and I really don't know where to begin.

I already tried using the install.php -file from the SS- windows-lighty package, but this doesn't work either. I always get redirected to a 'hombrewn' 404.

This turns out to be quite a p in the a.

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Andy

230 Posts

19 December 2007 at 8:49am

We just have this line in lighttpd.conf for the windows installer:

server.error-handler-404 = "/sapphire/main.php"

It's not the most efficient way of redirecting to sapphire/main.php, but haven't had much luck trying to set up a rewrite rule for lighttpd.

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dio5

Community Member, 501 Posts

19 December 2007 at 11:43am

Yeah I figured it out.

I threw away all the installer files from the normal php-installer and used the one from the lighty installer instead and the hosting company was so smart to add the line to it, I've sent them the .conf file.

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Sigurd

Forum Moderator, 628 Posts

19 December 2007 at 1:02pm

dios5, can you please ensure that the installer documentation makes it easy for others to get it installed, then, to save them the trouble you underwent? :)

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dio5

Community Member, 501 Posts

19 December 2007 at 1:07pm

Yeah no problem, I'll add it when I find the time.