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MySQL works with straight php, but not in phpMyAdmin or in Drupal

I just updated from PHP 5.1 to 5.2 and both drupal and phpMyAdmin stopped being able to save information. I've checked the mysql user permissions - they look ok. I wrote some simple php to insert a ...
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How to install mod_rewrite on Ubuntu for Drupal 6

would anyone have some easy to follow step on how to install mod_rewrite on Ubuntu, its for Drupal 6
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Apache Conf Fails when specifing an Include conf file

I have a drupal multi-site installation that works great. Since I set it up this has been bugging me and I am trying to work out why this doesnt work. When I reload apache I get the following ...
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Drupal 6 + Lighttpd = Very Slow on registering & no email

I have VPS account with 256MB RAM. But when Im trying registering, it takes very long time, and no email sent Is this because I have too small resource?
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Resetting salted Drupal admin password

Have an old VM with Drupal configured on it, and I can't recall the admin password. The password-recovery process sent me a link to reset the password, but the page generated said "Access Denied". I ...
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Why is it so difficult to upgrade a website using Drupal? Any advice?

I'm currently trying to upgrade my company's website which uses Drupal 4.3 to Drupal 6.15. This has been exceptionally difficult to do so far. I realize I could simply start a new site using 6.15 and ...
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suggest drupal hosting ..i need to test custom shipping module

suggest shared drupal hosting ..i need to test custom shipping module ....with fedex. what complicatons may i face with shared hosting like godaddy or hostgator... Kindly suggest names and who can ...
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Drupal site, forums full of spam, how to fix?

I built a Drupal site for an organization and handed over the keys a couple of years ago. Now I see that the forums are full of spam, and the version of Drupal is well out of date. There is a bulk ...
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Drupal clean urls on IIS6 with IIRF having different subfolder AND root websites

HI! I have IIS6 on win 2003 server with one website at www.example-one.com. I have enabled IIRF and everything works very well (also thanks to http://serverfault.com/questions/13176/drupal-clean-url-...
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How to Install Apache Solr / Java on CentOS?

I've seen only one or two tutorials for installing Solr, and particularly Java, on a CentOS machine, and they seem to be overly complex; heck, I can't quite figure out which version of Java (it seems ...
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Add www to subdomain

A client is looking to prefix all my subdomains with www. E.g. www.subdomain.domain.com I could do it through DNS but the problem is that the sub domains are user generated and it would be a pain ...
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Can you explain why I shouldn't serve PHP off Gluster?

There's a good chance that I'll end up running Drupal on several front-end nodes over the next six months, and I'd like to know if there is a good reason not to have a single instance of Drupal stored ...
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How does one add print to a Drupal site?

A web page has content, navigation and other non-content items such as menus and headings. How does one add a print function to all pages on a Drupal web site so that the user can print a page easily ...
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Adventures in Drupal multisite config with mod_rewrite and clean urls

The university where I work is planning to offer Drupal hosting to staff/faculty who want a Drupal site. We've set up Drupal multisite with clean urls and it's mostly working except for some weird ...
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PHP Apache windows upload limit with Drupal

I am running php 5 with apache on windows 2003. I have changed the the upload_max_filesize to 50mb. I have saved the file and restarted apache. When I try a file upload in Drupalit says the maximum ...
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drupal install module

I have a couple of drupal modules that I would like to install on my Ubuntu LAMP stack. However, I am running into a bit of a problem. I installed drupal using Synaptic, and I cannot find the folder ...
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Setting SSL redirect ONLY for the frontpage on Drupal?

I want users that visit my site to be redirected to the SSL version when they access it like this www.mysite.com But when they access other urls, such as... www.mysite.com/some www.mysite.com/...
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DNS / Plesk and site testing [closed]

I've recently taken control of a server with Plesk 9.2.2 installed. There are no domains registered yet, but i've "created" a domain within Plesk and successfully uploaded my Drupal site via FTP and ...
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Improving on server configuration

I am trying to improve the performance of a Drupal (6) installation under load. One web server, one db server (MySQL5) both are Single Socket Quad Core Intel Xeon 2.5GHz with 16GB RAM. On the web ...
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Data take on with Drupal 6

We are migrating our current intranet to Drupal 6 and there is a lot of data within the current system which can be classified into: List data, general lists of fields. Common use is phone list of ...
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MySQL performance over a (local) network much slower than I would expect

MySQL queries in my production environment are taking much longer than I would expect them too. The site in question is a fairly large Drupal site, with many modules installed. The webserver (Nginx) ...
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High-traffic Drupal site apache errors

I'm getting a bunch of apache errors that I'm having problems tracing down. They're on a RHEL system that runs a very high-volume Drupal website. [Mon Sep 14 12:48:44 2009] [info] [client xx.xx.xxx....
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SSL - how to make both http and https work

I have set up a Drupal 6 site on a dedicated server, and enabled SSL through the "Matrix" control panel which was installed on it. The problem is now, the site ONLY loads pages from https. Most of ...
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Advice about hosting

I would like to ask you about hosting, maybe it's a 'stupid' question, but I'm starting to manage with this, and I need some help. I need to find a hosting for some web sites (8 web sites created ...
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Hardware recommendation for a web 2.0 site using drupal [closed]

We are working in a new website (a typical web 2.0 website). We are going to use drupal and mysql. We expect to have an estimated traffic of 2000 users per day (perhaps 200 - 300 new users per day). ...
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MySQL connection error on drupal system

here's the error message: The MySQLi error message was: "Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)." here's the url: http://bang-on.com i have no idea ...
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Pushing/Migrating your local Drupal site to a live-site

I have installed drupal on my localmachine(ubuntu, Xampp), at localhost. Path and Pathauto modules are active (a module to produce friendly URLs). Migrating/Pushing my local install to the www....
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'No Input file specified' error - NginX / fcgi - when requesting non-existant .php file

I have NginX serving a drupal site using fcgi. Attempting to browse to a non existent php file (eg. www.example.com/this-file-doesn't-exist.php) results in a white screen with this error: 'No Input ...
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Extremely huge nodes in Drupal. Should I do this?

I'm making a website in Drupal, which allows users to add walkthroughs for games. However, those walkthroughs can contain over 500,000 words. Should I do this? Can both Drupal and MySQL handle that ...
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apache configuration for drupal multisite

I have spent over a day trying to get a multisite install to work and I think most of it is in place but I still cannot see the install.php when I visit www.mywebsite.co.uk/install.php? I have a ...
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What is the Open Source CMS of choice? [closed]

I've been told that Sitecore is the closed-source CMS of choice (due to its insane flexibility). That said, what is the Open source equivalent? Or is there one? I've played with Drupal and it seems ...
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File Not Found for All Nodes in Drupal

My Drupal installation is having all links to nodes show up with a File Not Found error. Admin pages and such are ok, it's just pages with ?q=node/# I tried using Update.php to fix anything, but that ...
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MySQL config for drupal

I am running MySQL 5.0.75 on Ubuntu on a dual core machine with 8 gigs of ram. I am running a Drupal 5 and Drupal 6 site of the database. I am sure my MySQL config is not optimal but I am wondering ...
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Rewrite rules for Drupal Boost with Lighttpd

I have been given the super task of preparing a web site to get hammered.... Or site is drupal based, I have found what could be my answer in the form of Boost. But I can't for the life of me find ...
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Drupal clean URL on IIS

Any ideas how to enable Clean URLs on drupal when the server is IIS?
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Drupal admin section - Page not found

After upgrading to Drupal 6.12 I can no longer access the admin section on my site - I get a page not found error. Things I've been able to test/check: I have clean URLs enabled but trying to bypass ...