[Pkg-mediawiki-devel] Bug#656163: Bug#656163: mediawiki: Edit and Recent Changes broken after lenny->squeeze upgrade with PostgreSQL backend

Jonathan Wiltshire jmw at debian.org
Tue Jan 17 18:19:02 UTC 2012

On Tue, Jan 17, 2012 at 12:59:41AM +0000, Dave Page wrote:
> After a lenny to squeeze dist-upgrade, my mediawiki installation is fine
> for read access, but attempts to edit pages or view recent changes fail.
> I infer that there has been some schema change between mediawiki 1.12.0
> (lenny) and 1.15.5 (squeeze) which was not enacted by the package
> upgrade.

I think you are right, you almost certainly need to set $wgDBadminuser and
$wgDBadminpassword in /etc/mediawiki/AdminSettings.php, and then run

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