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Old 11-02-2004, 11:37 PM   #1
Registered: Jun 2002
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unable to update the admin password in phpnuke

I am using Fedora Core 2 and PHPNUkE 6.9 and mysql.-3.23.58-9
I am unablle to update my admin password.

When I input the new password, it get this in the error log:
PHP Notice: Undefined index: 2 in /var/www/html/mainfile.php on line 217, referer:

the line from the mainfille is $pwd = "$user[2]" (shown in contect below)
function is_user($user) {
global $prefix, $db, $user_prefix;
if(!is_array($user)) {
$user = base64_decode($user);
$user = explode(":", $user);
$uid = "$user[0]";
$pwd = "$user[2]";
} else {
$uid = "$user[0]";
$pwd = "$user[2]"; <-----LINE 217
if ($uid != "" AND $pwd != "") {
$sql = "SELECT user_password FROM ".$user_prefix."_users WHERE user_id='$uid'";
$result = $db->sql_query($sql);
$row = $db->sql_fetchrow($result);
$pass = $row[user_password];
if($pass == $pwd && $pass != "") {
return 1;
return 0;
Old 11-04-2004, 09:21 AM   #2
Registered: Jun 2002
Posts: 411

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this error went away after i updated to phpnuke 7.3

this error went away after i updated to phpnuke 7.3


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