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Bug 5975 - Installer stalls on "initialising MediaWiki namespace"
Installer stalls on "initialising MediaWiki namespace"
Status: RESOLVED DUPLICATE of bug 5465
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Installer (Other open bugs)
All All
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
Depends on:
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Reported: 2006-05-16 04:19 UTC by Scott
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:56 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Scott 2006-05-16 04:19:15 UTC
I cannot seem to get the installation past this point. It does not create the localsettings.php 

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PHP 4.3.4 installed 
Warning: PHP's register_globals option is enabled. Disable it if you can. 
MediaWiki will work, but your server is more exposed to PHP-based security vulnerabilities. 
PHP server API is cgi; using ugly URLs (index.php?title=Page_Title) 
Have XML / Latin1-UTF-8 conversion support. 
PHP is configured with no memory_limit. 
Have zlib support; enabling output compression. 
Neither Turck MMCache nor eAccelerator are installed, can't use object caching functions 
Found GNU diff3: /usr/bin/diff3.
Found ImageMagick: /usr/bin/convert; image thumbnailing will be enabled if you enable uploads. 
Found GD graphics library built-in. 
Installation directory: /home/www/ 
Script URI path: 
Environment checked. You can install MediaWiki. 
Generating configuration file...

Database type: mysql 
PHP is linked with old MySQL client libraries. If you are using a MySQL 4.1 server and have 
problems connecting to the database, see for 
Attempting to connect to database server as scoree9_db2...success. 
Connected to 4.0.24_Debian-10sarge1 
Database scoree9_db2 exists 
Creating tables... using MySQL 4 table defs... done. 
Initializing data...
User scoree9_db2 exists. Skipping grants.
Created sysop account admin. 
Initialising "MediaWiki" namespace...
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-05-16 10:48:50 UTC
Just to's being allowed time to run? Do any of the error logs (MySQL,
PHP, HTTPD) give clues about what's happening?
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2006-05-17 00:00:56 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5465 ***

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