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Bug 6079 - Saving changed prefs (e-mail addr) causes error
Saving changed prefs (e-mail addr) causes error
Status: RESOLVED INVALID
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
Special pages (Other open bugs)
1.6.x
PC Windows XP
: Normal normal (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2006-05-25 08:30 UTC by Harry den Dekker
Modified: 2010-05-15 15:56 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description Harry den Dekker 2006-05-25 08:30:32 UTC
- clean installation of mediawiki-1.6.6 on local EasyPHP apache/php setup
- changing sysop's email address on Preferences page
- message: "A confirmation e-mail has been sent to the nominated e-mail address"
- ... but no mail arrives
- instead apache log shows this:
  [Thu May 25 10:09:36 2006] [error] [client 127.0.0.1] Filename is not valid:
w:/web/special:preferences

I have been looking through the code but I haven't found where the actual action
takes place that requests a new page.  If someone would help me a little here,
I'd be happy to dig into it.
Comment 1 Rob Church 2006-06-29 00:43:34 UTC
Check the PHP error log. Ensure that email can be sent from the machine through
PHP. Consult the mailing list archives.

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