WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Forums

Form Submission fails - Page just refreshes (3 posts)

  1. SpaceFlightOrange
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Hi.

    This is my first post to the forums. I hope you guys can help. Im getting pretty confident with WordPress but I'm still a bit of a novice with PHP and Apache.

    I have a wordpress installation on an Amazon EC2 Small instance. the issue i have is, if anyone tries to post a form to the server - any form, even the login form - if the page has been loaded in the browser for more than a few (~30ish) seconds, the form submission fails and the page simply reloads. no error message, just the page reloading.

    I have a local MAMP instance on my Mac and that has no such problem, but after comparing the apache, PHP and WordPress config files, i can't see anything obvious i could change to resolve this.

    Any advice would be great.

    Thanks

  2. SpaceFlightOrange
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    Curiously, while trying to create this post, this site did the same thing!

  3. SpaceFlightOrange
    Member
    Posted 2 years ago #

    I think i may have figured it out...

    Post to this site and having a similar problem made me think, so i tried accessing my site on out corporate network, leaving the browser alone for a couple of minutes and then logging in. the page refreshed and directed me to the wordpress login page.

    I then switched over to our R&D open wifi network, reset my browser (cache, cookies, etc.) and tried again. I logged on no problem.

    Looks like it might be our corporate proxy server.

    Has anybody experienced this before?

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Topic