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Unable to Install PowerCMS on remote site following successful localhost installation.

Thread began 3/05/2015 1:00 pm by Mac McCarthy | Last modified 3/05/2015 6:28 pm by Mac McCarthy | 766 views | 5 replies

Mac McCarthy

Unable to Install PowerCMS on remote site following successful localhost installation.

Adding Design Extenders PowerCMS to an existing small site I was very happy to find all OK when testing using localhost.

I proceeded to upload all files to the remote host and opening the page I expected to be presented with the "Getting Started" screen when I open the first page (index.php)

But I get two warnings:
Warning: mysql_fetch_assoc(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/fhlinux159/c/camacweb.com/user/htdocs/WA_Globals/WA_Globals.php on line 41

Warning: mysql_free_result(): supplied argument is not a valid MySQL result resource in /home/fhlinux159/c/camacweb.com/user/htdocs/WA_Globals/WA_Globals.php on line 67
No database selected

I set up one "Dynamic MYSQL Conection" file for both localhost and remote during the installation process which clearly work locally. However I noticed that an additional connection file has been created called "_PowerCMSconnection" which has duplicated credentials, not sure why, but I assumed all OK. I have also double checked the credentials used in the connection files which are all good.

When I tried to use ../install_cms or ...admin_cms the both took me to the Admin login screen and then subsequently to the same errors as above.

Not sure where to go from here??

Update:
Removed txt file from connections folder and got as far as step 4of5 when I get following error:
ERROR: Failed to save the settings in the database. Please verify your database connection.

Moving forward, still need help please.

Update2:
Imported sql script .../install_cms/scripts/db.sql ad all completed, WOW I surprised myself!

However what did I do wrong with the above procedure?
No longer urgent.

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