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Am i understanding this right? (8 posts)

  1. Arnan de Gans
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I recently thought the permalinks would be a great idea for my blog

    http://blog.sothq.net

    So i edited httpd.conf and so on...
    Tho, i run into trouble. The pages and pagination thing works fine but the archive links and links to normal posts dont. I get a 404 error.

    Now im wondering in the permalinks page @ options do i NEED to set things here or is there a standard set of values...

    also why doesnt it just work when i use the default syntax suggested at the page? i tried cutting in the url (while using the full syntax) things as "http://blog.sothq.net/2005/" but that does not work!

    As last option i tried including the /index.php/ thingy and poof, it works... but from what i understand it should work without aswell?

    Please advise...

    I have
    WP 1.5.2
    Apache 2.0.53 (mod rewrite on, followsymlinks All)
    PHP 4.x
    linux clarkconnect

  2. Why did you edit httpd.conf?

  3. Michael Bishop

    Posted 8 years ago #

    I'm hoping the OP meant .htaccess...

  4. Arnan de Gans
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I edited the file to set followsymlinks to All it was None by default.
    Also i made the .htaccess as instructed by WordPress.

    Lets clearafy, i know what im doing when i edit the httpd.conf... Im running servers for some time now :)

    Anyway, im still wondering why it doesnt 'work right' for me :( Can it be a think with virtualhosts and/or subdomains?

    When FollowSymLinks was set to None no permalink worked right. After i changed it, some do.

  5. Michael Bishop

    Posted 8 years ago #

    I'm not an expert on .htaccess by any stretch of the imagination, but I can say it's got nothing to do with subdomains. Is WP writing to your .htaccess?

  6. Arnan de Gans
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Yes Wp edits the file fine. Its set to 777. in the root of the wp folder.

  7. Arnan de Gans
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    I just installed the latest version of photopress, 0.8.1. The permalinks Do not work for this plugin either.

    I regenerated the permalinks code as suggested also i tried addind /index.php/ to the albums permalink struct.

    Both dont work... Why is it so hard to set up proper permalinks if the server isnt supporting it... :(

  8. Arnan de Gans
    Member
    Posted 8 years ago #

    Just to clear out:

    Since WP2.0 this issue has been solved!
    Also fixed as of version 0.8.5 in photopress!

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