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[resolved] permalinks 404 ... on a brand new install (3 posts)

  1. gerld
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    hey all.. i just installed wordpress 1.5 and everything seems to be fine except

    when i tried changing permalinks to date and name based

    http://sitename.com/wp/2006/11/23/sample-post/

    all i get are 404s.

    additionally, whenever i try to browse a category, i also get 404s.

    wtf is going on ??

  2. Chris_K
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Your Permalinks are broke. Check that link for troubleshooting tips.

    In particular, confirm with your host that mod_rewrite and AllowOverride are both on and enabled.

    And consider using WP 2.0.5, much newer.

  3. gerld
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    ahh, i didn't have an .htaccess file in the root folder for some reason

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