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Silverstripe without mod_rewrite

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Community Member, 4 Posts

17 November 2009 at 8:51am

my provider do not allow the mod_rewrite.
can i use Silverstripe without mod_rewrite??
How can i login to the back end?

for the first test it looks good, but i can't login:
These page gives me a 404:

I can view this page:
but when I login, I get a green box above the login saing:
"You're logged in as ."

thank for you're help.


Community Member, 712 Posts

17 November 2009 at 11:02am

Yes, SilverStripe works without mod_rewrite. Instead of urls like "" you use urls like "".

Try entering your CMS via:



Community Member, 4 Posts

17 November 2009 at 9:25pm

thank you for you're help.
Now it works, but only after a db/build and a flush.