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soft-systems

Community Member, 11 Posts

9 March 2009 at 11:28pm

Edited: 09/03/2009 11:30pm

my host is trying to tell me that i cant install silverstripe on a windows server? that i have to switch to linux do this?
maybe it is just specific to this one host.... www.planetdomain.com - is this possible if they still have the two options?

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Double-A-Ron

Community Member, 604 Posts

11 March 2009 at 9:01am

I think you'll find a few people here running SS on Windows servers. It may be that they have tested SS themselves and found problems on their particular server and decided not to investigate further.

Have you actually tried installing it yourself to see what happens?

Aaron

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dany_doo

Community Member, 13 Posts

30 June 2009 at 4:23am

I had the same problem with some austrian provider. They recommend (strictly) to switch to linux, but I have already few SilverStripe websites installed and running on MS Windows.. I think they are just lazy to upgrade their windows machines..