Malcolm Ross Kinsella Ryan schrieb:
> Okay, I've finally bit the bullet and decided to install Phpwiki 1.3.7.
> I'm having trouble with database selection. I'm running on a machine
> administered by my university. I believe it is Debian Linux, but I'm
> not sure what release.
> I don't have access to a MySQL server or the like at the moment, so I've
> been trying it out using the simpler alternatives.
> For all of the 'dba' style databases, I get a message of the form:
> "lib/DbaDatabase.php:38: Fatal: dba_open(pages/wiki_pagedb.gdbm,c): No such handler: gdbm"
> which is odd, as we do seem to have gdbm installed, as far as I can tell.
Setup a page containing
<?php phpinfo() ?>
browse it, and look at the output of the "dba" section.
"DBA support | enabled"
"Supported handlers | cdb cdb_make db3 inifile flatfile"
This is default on Windows. On Linux usually gdbm is the best, but for
some reason gdbm is not installed for you, but php_dba.so seems to be
Try any of your supported handlers.
> So I tried a flat-file approach. Now it did the whole "loading up a
> virgin wiki" thing and created lots of pages the designated directory,
> but when you try to display any of them, the page comes up blank
> ("View source" shows it is just "<html><body></body></html>").
Thanks for this report. I'll look into the flatfile problems, as soon as
my mysterious nameserver problems are fixed.
BTW: If I find no more problems and my net is working again, I'll
release 1.3.8 this night, since my fixme list is empty now.