[wp-hackers] wp-comments-post.php & file upload problem
cleavere at bellsouth.net
Mon Feb 25 22:13:30 GMT 2008
That DID fix the upload issue, though.
(Getting booted out of the admin panel was no problem; I just logged
Beth Cleaver wrote on 2/25/2008 4:11 PM:
> Okay, I did that. I got booted out of the admin panel when I did it,
> and when I went to try to post a comment, the same thing happened
> (wp-comments-post.php issue).
> Otto wrote on 2/25/2008 2:36 PM:
>> Why are you setting the WordPress address to
>> http://bamapachyderm.com/mccainblogs.com/ ? Try setting it to just
>> http://mccainblogs.com/ .
>> The only reason that the Blog Address and the WordPress address need
>> to ever be different is when the wordpress root and the actual
>> wp-includes and such are in different locations. If WordPress is
>> installed wholly in one directory, then both of those should be the
>> On Mon, Feb 25, 2008 at 11:50 AM, Beth Cleaver
>> <cleavere at bellsouth.net> wrote:
>>> Y'all are my last hope of figuring this problem out.
>>> I have a blog (linked at the eom) on 2.3.3, and everything is fine
>>> it. I got an add-on domain the other day and after a lot of
>>> hair-pulling, I finally got WP installed on the same server account as
>>> my regular blog (related wp forum thread here
>>> <http://wordpress.org/support/topic/158528?replies=3>). Yay, right?
>>> Eh, not quite.
>>> The add-on domain/blog URL is http://mccainblogs.com/ (don't heckle me
>>> pls) and the location is /public_html/mccainblogs.com/(wordpress
>>> in the options the wordpress address is set as
>>> http://bamapachyderm.com/mccainblogs.com. (That's just background
>>> information, I guess.)
>>> My problem*: I can't comment on mccainblogs.com; I get the dreaded
>>> blank screen stuck on wp-comments-post.php, no redirect to the
>>> post, and no comment gets posted. I've seen this issue in the WP
>>> and elsewhere around the internets, but I can't find a solution that
>>> applies even closely enough to help me figure it out. I'm not
>>> hosted on
>>> Yahoo or IIS or any of those places, I'm hosted at Blogs-About (with
>>> Lisa Sabin). I *have* turned off all plugins and tried the default
>>> theme, and the same thing happens with comments. When I tried
>>> commenting using IE, I saw that it's giving a 405 error. (!)
>>> *The other problem:* I also can't upload anything (images) from the
>>> admin (post) panel. It does nothing when I do it, and whatever I
>>> try to
>>> upload shows up nowhere on the server. I can work around that with
>>> but obviously I'd rather not.
>>> I'm SURE this is all because of the add-on domain, because everything
>>> works fine on my regular blog and my "testing" blog
>>> (bamapachyderm.com/testing/ - nothing special with that one). I just
>>> don't know what I'm missing! My .htaccess file is very close to
>>> the one
>>> on my regular blog (with obvious changes, like instead of
>>> bamapachyderm.com I have mccainblogs.com where needed). Is it
>>> my .htaccess file should NOT say mccainblogs.com, but should instead
>>> refer to the wordpress location address?
>>> (bamapachyderm.com/mccainblogs.com/) I do NOT want to have
>>> bamapachyderm show up in the mccainblogs.com URL to visitors, but I
>>> don't care what it looks like to me, if that matters.
>>> My assumption is that there's something I need to change in the
>>> .htaccess file, but I don't know what that change would be. I even
>>> thought maybe it had something to do with the canonical url, but
>>> this is
>>> a new blog and I haven't set up any kind of redirects (/www/no www/ or
>>> whatever) for it, and I'd think if that were the problem, I'd have
>>> it on
>>> my regular blog as well, which I don't.
>>> What am I missing, besides sleep?
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