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Old 02-02-2007, 04:29 AM   #1
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Unhappy Drupal 5.1 install failure

Originally Posted by LXer
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It's been five years since Drupal, the popular GPLed Web development framework, has had a major version release. The new Drupal 5, which debuted in earlier this month, was eight months in development and incorporates more than 1,000 patches from nearly half as many contributors. It also features overhauls and updates in system performance, usability, user interface, and theming.

Wondering if you can help?
I have installed 5.1 on my dev box and live server but I get the same error on both:

Drupal database setup ( Nice Logo!)

The following error must be resolved before you can continue the installation process:

The Drupal installer requires write permissions to ./sites/default/settings.php during the installation process.


The permissions are the same for drupal as all the others. 777

Am I putting the dir in the wrong place (webserver/public_html/drupal-5.1)

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Bob, as the LXer threads are simply syndicated feeds, your question would probably go unanswered. I have moved your post to it's own thread in Linux-Server.


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