WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Forums

Plugins and Themes pages not working (2 posts)

  1. rubenhak
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Hi,

    I'm having troubles running wordpress on my windows machine with wamp server. web server running on 880 port. This is the error that i get when i go to featured plugins and themes page. also theme and plugin search pages return same error. This is it below. Please help to resolve.

    Thank you,
    Ruben

    http://gnomik:880/wordpress/wp-admin/plugin-install.php?tab=featured

    ( ! ) Warning: fopen(http://api.wordpress.org/plugins/info/1.0/): failed to open stream: An attempt was made to access a socket in a way forbidden by its access permissions. in C:\wamp\www\wordpress\wp-includes\class-http.php on line 929
    Call Stack
    # Time Memory Function Location
    1 0.0008 274568 {main}( ) ..\plugin-install.php:0
    2 0.3253 18778992 WP_Plugin_Install_List_Table->prepare_items( ) ..\plugin-install.php:25
    3 0.3272 18920504 plugins_api( ) ..\class-wp-plugin-install-list-table.php:93
    4 0.3273 18922496 wp_remote_post( ) ..\plugin-install.php:44
    5 0.3273 18922664 WP_Http->post( ) ..\http.php:92
    6 0.3273 18923552 WP_Http->request( ) ..\class-http.php:282
    7 0.3281 18931816 WP_Http->_dispatch_request( ) ..\class-http.php:194
    8 0.3281 18932400 WP_Http_Streams->request( ) ..\class-http.php:257
    9 0.3282 18943152 fopen ( ) ..\class-http.php:929
    An unexpected error occurred. Something may be wrong with WordPress.org or this server’s configuration. If you continue to have problems, please try the support forums.

  2. delevega
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    It is a permissions issue. You need to chmod your plugins and themes directories and files within to a higher permission level. Why are you on port 880 for a web server?

Topic Closed

This topic has been closed to new replies.

About this Topic