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Migrating site from server to server. mod_rewrite Error?


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2 August 2012 at 10:21am Community Member, 9 Posts


Please go easy on me if this is something easy to fix.... I am new to SilverStripe.

I am migrating a site from my test server to clients server and am having some issues.

After uploading all files, setting up DB ect when I go to the root directory I get a Server Error. In checking the logs it says:

mod_rewrite: maximum number of internal redirects reached. Assuming configuration error. Use 'RewriteOptions MaxRedirects' to increase the limit if neccessary.

If I type in index.php the site will load with no problems....

Any help greatly appreciated.




2 August 2012 at 1:14pm Community Member, 9 Posts

All fixed. After hours of struggling all I needed to do was add RewriteBase / to the .htaccess file.