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Installing SilverStripe

Getting SilverStripe up and running on your computer and on your web server.

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Install file permissions


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RossSadler

27 October 2012 at 8:56am Community Member, 3 Posts

I know this has been mentioned before, all fine on install but get

User 'xxxxxx.co.uk' needs to be able to write to this file:
/tmp/silverstripe-cache

I've tried all the - change line etc to

   function getTempFolder() {
      $sysTmp = sys_get_temp_dir();
      $worked = true;
      $ssTmp = "/silverstripe-cache";

Done that but still get same error.

Any help really appreciated!!!

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Willr

27 October 2012 at 1:16pm Forum Moderator, 5511 Posts

The easiest way to get around tmp permissions is to manually create a 'silverstripe-cache' folder in your site root directory and give that read write access.

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RossSadler

27 October 2012 at 6:55pm Community Member, 3 Posts

Thanks for that, but still not working. Still get this error:
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User 'cmpe-sussex.co.uk' needs to be able to write to this file:
/tmp/silverstripe-cache

The file is currently owned by 'macs-software.co.uk'. There is no user-group that contains both the web-server user and the owner of this file. Change the ownership of the file, create a new group, or temporarily make the file writeable by everyone during the install process.
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Ive created a 'silverstripe-cache' & 'temp/silverside-cache' both with 666

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RossSadler

27 October 2012 at 7:11pm Community Member, 3 Posts

SOLVED
started again. Didn't create s 'silverside-cache' dir, just changed install.php5 line 727 from

$ssTmp = "$sysTmp/silverstripe-cache";

to

$ssTmp = "/silverstripe-cache";