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  • I cannot get my website http://wardsmythe.com to load at all. I’ve had this problem off and on for days. A friend who has access was able to login and upgrade me to the latest version (whatever that is). It worked okay for a couple of days and now the problem is back.

    When I go to the site, it says it’s loaded, but I get a completely blank screen.

    I have two other WordPress sites on the same server, but I’ve not upgraded them.

    I do news and politics and desperately need to be on every day. Can some one help?

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  • Your site displays for me.

    It does for me now as well. It seems to be an intermittent thing.

    I’ve been helping Ward out with this problem. I instituted the fix from http://wordpress.org/support/topic/33847?replies=36#post-286075 which did correct the problem with comment posting.

    But still, when he posts an article, the site stops loading for a long period of time, during which the site will not load at all (no home page, no individual posts, no admin). I can load a test index file, so the server is responding, but WordPress is not. And as far as I can tell, it eventually comes back up on it’s own accord.

    wp-cache is not installed
    Askimet is the only installed plugin
    Ping status is closed on all posts
    No ping sites are listed
    Changing themes does not help (we installed a different theme last weekend)
    WP version is 2.1.2 (the latest available through Fantastico)

    Is there a fix similar to the one I made for the comments that might correct this?

    In just trying to go through the code line-by-line to try and track down the problem, I may have stumbled on a fix. In wp-blog-header.php I changed the line

    require_once( dirname(__FILE__) . '/wp-config.php');



    and it immediately started loading again.

    Further update… the problem is still occurring. This latest time, I had to undo the above fix, then redo it, and that apparently “jiggled” it awake.

    This is the problem I am having with my admin pages. Nothing in the wp-admin or wp-includes directories will load. i get a blank page… no errors at all.

    So far the main index page seems to load fine, but wp-login.php redirects and loads a blank page. can’t register a new user. the only page in these directories I’ve been able to load is wp-mail.php which is not configured.

    Does anyone have any ideas?

    TIA for any help.

    – paulTN

    BTW – the sites at http://vaughnshire.com

    YOu can try to register to see the problem.

    Are you behind an ISA firewall?
    The reason I say this is because I had the same issue and I have spent ages looking all over the net never mind these forums and I can’t find anyone with the exact same problem as me. I found that some users could access the the pages and some couldn’t

    since i upgraded to wp 2.3.3, then i have kinda same problem. so i here what i did:

    1. upgraded my old php 4.4.x to php 5.2.x
    2. set up my server the www in URL from Both http://www.domain.com/ and http://domain.com/ TO Remove “www.” if somebody goes to http://www.domain.com/
    3. download this disable-canonical-redirects plugin

    read here about canonical-urls

    then every things seem to work fine now.

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