Last modified: 2010-05-15 15:28:09 UTC
When I try to install MediaWiki I get the following messages:
# PHP 5.0.2: the MonoBook skin will be disabled due to an incompatibility
between the PHPTAL template library and PHP 5. The wiki should function
normally, but with the older look and feel.
# PHP server API is apache; ok, using pretty URLs (index.php/Page_Title)
# Have XML / Latin1-UTF-8 conversion support.
# PHP is configured with no memory_limit.
# Have zlib support; enabling output compression.
# Couldn't find GD library or ImageMagick; image thumbnailing disabled.
# Installation directory: c:\docroot\mediawiki
# Script URI path: /MediaWiki
# Warning: $wgProxyKey is insecure Connected as root (automatic)
# Connected to database... 4.1.7-nt; enabling MySQL 4 enhancementsWarning:
$wgProxyKey is insecure
# Created database wikidb
# Creating tables... done.
# Initializing data...
# Granting user permissions...
Sorry! The wiki is experiencing some technical difficulties, and cannot contact
the database server.
When I try again there is the same error but after "Converting links table to
Your PHP installation is incompatible with your MySQL server. Either:
a) Downgrade to MySQL 4.0.22
b) Fix your PHP installation to use the updated MySQL 4.1 client libraries (this is a simple recompile on Unix,
not sure about on Windows)
c) Fiddle with the MySQL server to use the backwards-compatible password format.