[Mediawiki-l] Question to 1.4 installation

Sabine Cretella sabine_cretella at yahoo.it
Fri Feb 4 19:19:12 UTC 2005

Replying to my own mail: I tried to install in another subdirectory


I have the same results when www is missing.


with 1.3.7 I don't have these problems.

Is this a known issue?


Ciao, Sabine

Sabine Cretella wrote:

> Hi, I suppose I did one thing I should not have done ....
> Today I decided to try out the first 1.4 installation - since I 
> already have a wakkawiki-installation in /wiki and another one of 
> mediawiki 1.3.7 in another directory I installed 1.4 in a directory 
> called just /w/
> http://www.wesolveitnet.com/w/
> Now I started to edit things and what happens is really strange - and 
> I am just not sure if it depends on my browser or on the installation.
> I modified the main page first and everything seemed ok.
> Then I modified again and the browser just did not show me the changes 
> - no way ... even after several re-loads.
> Now I noted the following:
> when I go to
> http://www.wesolveitnet.com/w/index.php?title=Main_Page
> I have the correct contents
> whe I go to
> http://wesolveitnet.com/w/index.php?title=Main_Page
> I have the old contents
> and this is really strange ....
> So do you think it depends on my browser or did I choose a wrong 
> directory name (I noted that when editing pages on the wikimedia 
> servers it works in a directory called /w).
> And if my installation is wrong: what do I need to do now? Do I have 
> to re-install everything in another directory and then re-edit from 
> scratch?
> Thank's for any help.

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