[Mediawiki-l] moving mediawiki from one server to another plus virtual hosting

Tim McGeary tmm8 at Lehigh.EDU
Tue Aug 21 15:35:40 UTC 2007


Jim,

Good call.  The error log didn't help at all.  Just "File not found". 
The $wgScriptPath was definitely the culprit.

Thanks,
Tim

Tim McGeary '99, '06G
Senior Systems Specialist
Lehigh University
610-758-4998
tim.mcgeary at lehigh.edu


Jim Hu wrote:
> Did you adjust $wgScriptPath in LocalSetttings?  Remember that httpd  
> document root is now the virtual host url.  If not that, I suspect  
> some other path problem.  What do you mean by "not working" (On my  
> server, the symptoms of $wgScriptPath problems are no skins and links  
> going off into space, but not total php crash).  Have you checked the  
> error logs?
> 
> Jim
> 
> On Aug 21, 2007, at 10:11 AM, Tim McGeary wrote:
> 
>> We are ready to move our mediawiki installation from a closed test
>> server to a public production server.  I moved the entire  
>> mediawiki-1.10
>> directory to the new server, dumped the mysql db and then imported  
>> it to
>> the new server and added the same credentials to the db.
>>
>> But the wiki isn't working.  The only thing different between the two
>> servers is that I'm using virtual hosting in the production  
>> server.  So
>> I'm wondering if there are httpd configurations that I haven't set in
>> the Virtual Host configuration, and/or if there is something extra I
>> need to do in addition to moving the mediawiki-1.10 directory and  
>> DB to
>> the new server.
>>
>> Any ideas?
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Tim
>>
>> -- 
>> Tim McGeary '99, '06G
>> Senior Systems Specialist
>> Lehigh University
>> 610-758-4998
>> tim.mcgeary at lehigh.edu
>>
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