August 2012 archive

Aug 14

Issue with Movable type

You might be getting forbidden or internal server error when calling “http://domain.com/cgi-bin/mt/mt.cgi???” on browser. The fix is as follows. check the apache error and you might see this: ======= Permission denied: /home/user/public_html/.htaccess pcfg_openfile: unable to check htaccess file, ensure it is readable ======= Make sure the permission of public_html is 755(Global accessible) instead of 750. …

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Aug 12

Update wordpress admin login credentials

You can simply do it via backend of the server through mysql prompt. ================= mysql; show databases; use DB_name; show tables; select * from table_name; (choose correct table) update table_name set password=’encrypted_password’ where username=’admin’; ================= You are done 🙂 You can convert your password to encrypted one on the website http://www.md5encrypter.com

Aug 11

Softaculous Error | “The INFO.XML file could not be found! Please report this to the Server Admin”

When you recently installed softaculous in server and after that you get the following error sometimes when you open softwares like wordpress, drupal, joomla etc in it ============ The INFO.XML file could not be found! Please report this to the Server Admin ============ This causes because the softaculous script might not be synchronized with server …

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