[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Bug#581177: Bug#581177: Default configuration file layout makes mediawiki thinks its installed in /etc/mediawiki

Romain Beauxis romain.beauxis at gmail.com
Tue May 11 16:15:10 UTC 2010

tags 581177 unreproducible moreinfo


Le mardi 11 mai 2010 07:06:10, guillaume ranquet a écrit :
> Steps to reproduce:
> on lenny from a fresh debootstrap:
> apt-get install mediawiki apache2
> tweak /etc/mediawiki/apache.conf
> restart apache
> elinks
> Reproductible:
> Always
> Severity:
> Important
> I think this is an important issue as mediawiki won't work as it's
> installed by apt-get.

You might be doing something wrong, probably when configuring apache..

Here, with a fresh lenny chroot, I simply uncomment the line:
 Alias /mediawiki /var/lib/mediawiki
And, pointing my browser to:
it tells me to configure the wiki.

After configuring the wiki and moving 
/var/lib/mediawiki/config/LocalSettings.php to /etc/mediawiki with rights 644, 
the wiki is ready to roll...

Bref, it works exactly as described in the README.Debian file...


More information about the Pkg-mediawiki-devel mailing list