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

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Possible problem with webserver set up

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Community Member, 2 Posts

17 April 2010 at 7:26am

As you've probably guessed by me posting in this part of the forum, I'm having a problem installing Silverstripe. I'm installing to a local server, where I've installed Apache, PHP5 and MySQL seperately (rather than through WAMP). I've used these for other things and they've worked fine, but I'm far from an expert.

On the first installation page, everything is fine, but when I click to install I see the following details:

[Warning] strtotime() [function.strtotime]: It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are *required* to use the date.timezone setting or the date_default_timezone_set() function. In case you used any of those methods and you are still getting this warning, you most likely misspelled the timezone identifier. We selected 'Europe/London' for '1.0/DST' instead
POST /silverstripe/install.php

Line 298 in C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Apache2.2\htdocs\silverstripe\sapphire\core\HTTP.php


290 /**
291 * Set the maximum age of this page in web caches, in seconds
292 */
293 static function set_cache_age($age) {
294 self::$cache_age = $age;
295 }
297 static function register_modification_date($dateString) {
298 $timestamp = strtotime($dateString);
299 if($timestamp > self::$modification_date)
300 self::$modification_date = $timestamp;
301 }
303 static function register_modification_timestamp($timestamp) {
304 if($timestamp > self::$modification_date)

strtotime(2010-04-16 19:45:43)
Line 298 of HTTP.php
HTTP::register_modification_date(2010-04-16 19:45:43)
Line 206 of DataObject.php
Line 2538 of DataObject.php
DataObject->instance_get_one(URLSegment = 'home',)
Line 2468 of DataObject.php
DataObject::get_one(SiteTree,URLSegment = 'home')
Line 927 of SiteTree.php
Line 212 of DatabaseAdmin.php
Line 793 of install.php
Line 123 of install.php

I suspect this is something to do with the Apache server settings but don't know what or how to fix it. Anybody able to offer any pointers?



Forum Moderator, 5523 Posts

17 April 2010 at 10:57pm

You need to set the date.timezone value in your php.ini file.

Or if you can't edit your ini file then try define date_default_timezone_set('Your timezone'); at the top of your mysite/_config.php file.