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Error trying to install PowerCMS

Thread began 4/17/2012 7:47 pm by lr_leal239405 | Last modified 4/18/2012 11:14 am by Jason Byrnes | 1066 views | 3 replies |


Error trying to install PowerCMS

I add my first cms area but it doesn't continue to to the install. When I click on Edit in PowerCMS, I get the error:

Could not find admin on site.
Browse to the page through the CMS admin to edit content.

When I go directly to the directory /install_cms/ from the browser. It starts the install, but after it checks that everything is ok and I proceed, it gives me the following error when trying to get to the database.php file.

The website cannot display the page

HTTP 500

Most likely causes:
•The website is under maintenance.
•The website has a programming error.

What you can try:

Refresh the page.

Go back to the previous page.

More information

I deleted the install_cms folder. Is it supposed to recreate it? I had copied that from another site I successfully installed the cms in. I also deleted the WA_CMS folder. The security was changed from using the Webassist security as well but I'm not sure if this comes into play.

thank you.

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Jason ByrnesWebAssist

on the page that this error is showing, add the following code at line 1 to turn error reporting on:



once we know the error we can troubleshoot the cause.

If you delete the Install_cms folder, it will not be recreated.

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the error is:

Warning: require_once(../webassist/framework/library.php): failed to open stream: No such file or directory in /srv/www/vhosts/ on line 6 Fatal error: require_once(): Failed opening required '../webassist/framework/library.php' (include_path='.:/usr/share/php5:/usr/share/php5/PEAR') in /srv/www/vhosts/ on line 6

Is this something caused by me? I simply don't remember where the install_cms came from originally? I believe I copied it to this site from another site in which I had installed it successfully. Should I just copy that folder over to the webassist folder?

UPDATE - I copied missing files step by step and supposedly in went through the installation successfully, but when it got to the page 'complete.php' I got the same error message about not being able to display the page (the page is in the folder though). So I figured maybe it's working anyways. When I add content and then click on Edit in PowerCMS, I'm still getting the error:

Could not find admin on site.
Browse to the page through the CMS admin to edit content.

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Jason ByrnesWebAssist

I have created a support ticket so we can look into this issue further.

To view and edit your support ticket, please log into your support history:

If anyone else is experiencing this same issue, please append to this thread.

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