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SS wants to re-install after I made a mistake


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29 April 2010 at 8:46am Community Member, 267 Posts

In my search to get the log-in working (

I tryed to change a line in the _config.php

Object::add_extension('Group', 'GroupDecorator');


DataObject::add_extension('Group', 'GroupDecorator');

and after a dev/build SS wants to go the install.php (which is already deleted)

How do I restore my site/db?


29 April 2010 at 11:40pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

SS will try and redirect to install.php if it cannot connect to a database or find your database information so make sure when your editing your _config file you haven't deleted anything in it.

It might also cache the redirect to install so make sure you do a hard browser refresh.