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[Resolved] wp-comments-post.php instead of posting the comment

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  • esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Can we see the site using the Twenty Eleven theme with all plugins deactivated?

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    Here you go
    http://www.stevens.edu/calstudentblogs/

    All plugins deactivated and Twenty Eleven live.

    esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Sorry – you’ve reverted to the other theme again.

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    there – it’s back to twenty eleven… sorry had to keep it switched since it’s a live site. it’s on 2011 now.

    esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Try resetting your custom permalinks back to the default setting via Settings -> Permalinks. If this works, then review Using_Permalinks before setting a custom permalink structure back up again.

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    After resetting it back to default, it displays this when i try to post a comment:

    The requested URL /calstudentblogs/wp-comments-post.php was not found on this server.

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    Not Found

    The requested URL /calstudentblogs/wp-comments-post.php was not found on this server.

    Apache/2.2.9 (Debian) mod_ssl/2.2.9 OpenSSL/0.9.8g mod_perl/2.0.4 Perl/v5.10.0 Server at http://www.stevens.edu Port 80

    is this a server problem then?

    esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Could be a problem with missing files. Try re-uploading all files & folders – except the wp-content folder – from a fresh download of WordPress. Make sure that you delete the old copies of files & folder before uploading the new ones.

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    ok i’ve done as you say, when i visit the URL i’m getting this

    There doesn’t seem to be a wp-config.php file. I need this before we can get started.

    Need more help? We got it.

    You can create a wp-config.php file through a web interface, but this doesn’t work for all server setups. The safest way is to manually create the file.

    i presume this means i should get that file, and then perhaps all my problems will be solved? 🙂

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    any idea how to create a wp-config file, on that point? because i do not know!

    esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Did you delete all of the files on the root folder? wp-config.php isn’t in the WordPress download, so it shouldn’t be deleted. it’s specific to your site and is created during the install process. You can re-create it using a copy of the wp-config-sample.php file but you will need to obtain your database hostname, name, your database username and its associated password.

    jgal713

    @jgal713

    GREAT NEWS!!!
    it’s all fixed and comments work. THANK YOU so much. 😀 Your help has been fantastic!!!

    esmi

    @esmi

    Forum Moderator

    Excellent! Glad I could help 🙂

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