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CMS installation error

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Community Member, 1 Post

3 August 2009 at 4:01am

I am a beginner trying to install silverstripe on windows vista, I am using web platform installer to install silverstripe but I got this message "Silverstripe CMS This product did not install successfully: The database 'silverstripe could not be created'. Web platform installer Log.

Can anyone give me some guidance?


Community Member, 52 Posts

29 September 2009 at 2:13am

I got the same error! Were you able to solve the problem ?


Community Member, 283 Posts

30 September 2009 at 4:06pm

Edited: 30/09/2009 4:07pm

Fix the error, of course! The DB user you are putting in doesn't have CREATE rights on your database. Use your favorite mysql admin to add those rights or something like this as an admin SQL user:

GRANT ALL PRIVILEGES ON yoursilverstripedbname.* TO 'yourdbusername'@'%' WITH GRANT OPTION;