Last modified: 2005-12-22 01:12:54 UTC

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Bug 4305 - GZIP Compression making a mess of things
GZIP Compression making a mess of things
Product: MediaWiki
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
Other All
: Highest major (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
: 4348 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
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Reported: 2005-12-18 02:13 UTC by Andrew Matheny
Modified: 2005-12-22 01:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


Description Andrew Matheny 2005-12-18 02:13:58 UTC

I've installed everything and got the database up, so everything should be 
working fine.

But it doesn't. Instead of seeing my index page, all I see is a few random 

This has to be GZIP because PHPBB had the same problem, which was fixed by 
turning GZIP off.

How do I fix this?


Andrew Matheny
Comment 1 Brion Vibber 2005-12-18 02:19:09 UTC
Your hosting provider has apparently configured some sort of intrusive advertising 
inclusions. Turn them off (see php.ini) or a lot of the wiki will not work properly.

See LocalSettings.php to disable the auto-gzipping, but you will have other 
Comment 2 Brion Vibber 2005-12-22 01:12:54 UTC
*** Bug 4348 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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