[Mediawiki-l] Relocating to a virtual domain

MHart wiki at matthart.com
Wed Feb 8 00:44:10 UTC 2006

Rename LocalSettings.php to :LocalSettings.php.old
Copy in a fresh install of the MediaWiki scripts
Run through the install (it won't delete anything)
Copy any changes you made in the old LocalSettings to the new one.

- MHart

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dennis Carr" <ke6isf at chez-vrolet.net>
To: <mediawiki-l at wikimedia.org>
Sent: Monday, February 06, 2006 12:19 AM
Subject: [Mediawiki-l] Relocating to a virtual domain

> OK, so I have this wiki:
> http://chez-vrolet.net/octawiki
> ...but, if I try to direct to this using http://octa.chez-vrolet.net, I
> get...well, undesirable results - namely, a 404.  
> Changing $wgScriptPath to "/" will get the text only version of the
> main page, but little else, and the login URL will direct to something
> like "http://login.php/morestuffhere".
> Since the former URL works just fine, I'm leaving it as is for now, but
> if I intend to move this to the latter URL, what do I need to alter to
> get it to behave correctly?
> Thanks,
> -Dennis Carr
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