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Unable to Install Silverstripe


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siam

8 June 2008 at 4:20pm Community Member, 1 Post

I am trying to install silverstripe on a Vista pc to tryout the software for a new website. I download the file fine. When I attempt to run it, it seems to be doing something, then just stops. If I try going to the link on the install instructions - http://localhost/silverstripe-v2.2.2 - it gives a 'The requested URL /silverstripe-v2.2.2 was not found on this server.' error and displays nothing. Any ideas?
Thanks.

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simon_w

8 June 2008 at 4:37pm Forum Moderator, 474 Posts

Did you copy the silverstripe folder into your web root?

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Aaron

8 June 2008 at 5:35pm Community Member, 63 Posts

What server system are you using? WAMP?

Make sure mod_rewrite is enabled in apache if so.

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stooni

16 June 2008 at 10:39pm (Last edited: 16 June 2008 10:40pm), Community Member, 89 Posts

Its important that you do, the last sign a / "(Slash).

I am also working on Vista with xampp.

1. When these not going check Firewall from Vista and possibly, you have a other installed Firewall, check that you can connect to http://localhost/ when not ok than something not good with your local Server configuration!!

2. when ok, perhaps change dir name to /silverstripe/ or so

---Stooni