Jean-Christian Imbeault wrote:
> Reini Urban wrote:
>> phpwiki does not create the database and does not create any tables.
> Huh? If phpwiki does not create the tables, who does? The install docs
> don't mention the need to create any tables ...
The person doing the install creates the tables. See doc/INSTALL.mysql,
for example. Basically, phpwiki comes with the instructions needed to
create the table structure, but has chosen to not run them in
automatically. I guess it would make upgrading difficult :-)
>>> #3 From the above example for a DSN I assume that I need to create the
>>> DB myself? I didn't see anywhere in the documentation that said I needed
>>> to create a DB ... why can't phpwiki create the DB itself?
If you don't have the doc/INSTALL.* files, perhaps something in your
original download is broken or missing. I had a quick glance at SF's CVS
web interface, and didn't see the doc files, so are you perhaps trying
to install a CVS version? (sorry, I hadn't read much of the preceding
thread). Take a copy of the 1.3.10 tar file, and look in there.
> Unfortunately phpwiki won't run on my php5 installation b/c of some
> fatal errors.
php5 is "really new". It's a shame that you are constrained to only use