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http:/ as the root directory? V.1.5 (9 posts)

  1. Sandman
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    What's the deal with the post-install of WordPress (nightly build 1/18) causing http:/ to be my root dir and nothing else?

    How can I change this in the SQL DB?

  2. Ryan Boren
    WordPress Dev
    Posted 9 years ago #

  3. James
    Happiness Engineer
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Temporary fix, read this first:
    http://wordpress.org/support/topic.php?id=20100&page=2#post-117929

    After reading that, reset your site_url via phpmyadmin by following this tutorial:
    http://tamba2.org.uk/wordpress/site-url/

  4. cgrady
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Simply commenting the two lines in wp-login.php and then reloading wp-login.php should reset the siteurl in the DB, without going through so many steps in phpMyAdmin.

  5. solvingnormal
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Commenting which two lines?

    I'm dealing with this as well - seems to randomly revert back to http:

  6. James
    Happiness Engineer
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Read this first:
    http://wordpress.org/support/topic.php?id=20100&page=2#post-117929

    After reading that, reset your site_url via phpmyadmin by following this tutorial:
    http://tamba2.org.uk/wordpress/site-url/

  7. solvingnormal
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    Thanks, macmanx.

    I've installed the 01/21 nightly since another thread suggested it fixed this problem, so hopefully the edit will be unneeded. However, I'm now stuck with another problem, logging in! I've posted about it in the 01/21 fix thread, hopefully someone there will have a solution.

  8. James
    Happiness Engineer
    Posted 9 years ago #

  9. solvingnormal
    Member
    Posted 9 years ago #

    macmanx - followed all the suggestions on the page, including those on sexygirlgeek.com (linked from the codex).

    Still no cigar.

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