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Can't get dreamweaver to work with my local testing server.

Thread began 10/27/2009 10:10 pm by micja | Last modified 11/03/2009 6:53 pm by micja | 12294 views | 20 replies

micja

Originally Said By: Jason Byrnes
  First, lets test that your site is working properly.


In the powerstore site, create a new file name phpinfo.php.

add the following code:
php:
<?php phpinfo(); ?>



then try loading that page in a browser:
phpinfo.php

this should return information about your php installation, if it does not, there is a problem with your webserver.

you find this article helpful for setting up your testing server:
WSc78c5058ca073340dcda9110b1f693f21-79e0a.html


When you install MySQL, a user named root will be created automatically, during the install you will need to set the password for the root user.

in the localhost.php file, set the host to localhost:
$hostname_localhost = "powerstore";

Set the user to root:
$username_localhost = "root";

and the password t what ever you set it to when installing MySQL:
$password_localhost = "<root password set during mySQL Install>";  



Went through both tutorials, all the suggestions including reinstalling mysql and resetting the configurations. Went through the php.ini changes.

All with the same result. I cannot get the http://localhost/powerstore/phpinfo.php to work, I get the same results as before.

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