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I think I've done something stupid with the server

Discussion in 'Computers & Technology Forum' started by mcdirector, Oct 1, 2006.

  1. mcdirector

    mcdirector Active Member

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    I installed MySQL and PHP and now no one can get on from the outside. *sigh*

    AND I'm not sure I installed them properly. I'm just the web developer. I wish someone else would take care of this stuff for me . . .

    :BangHead:
     
  2. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
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    Bummer!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I'm as much help as that wall you are hitting your head against.

    :tear:
     
  3. mcdirector

    mcdirector Active Member

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    Thanks exscentric -- just nice to have someone listen :type:

    My name was mud this morning . . .
     
  4. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
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    Double bummer!!!!

    Did the higher ups like the mud pies you made them? :smilewinkgrin:

    Hope you get it cleared up!
     
  5. mcdirector

    mcdirector Active Member

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    It was cleared up by noon, but I seriously considered leaving right after that.

    It's been a long time since I made mud pies :thumbs:
     
  6. James_Newman

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    Did you figure out what went wrong? I've never had any serious problems with PHP/MySQL, although admittedly I rarely use it on windows. I do have a SBS 2003 server here at the office that is running it with no problems.
     
  7. David Michael Harris

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    It's just permissions. Basic php, mysql problems.
     
  8. mcdirector

    mcdirector Active Member

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    It wasn't me!

    Some switch got thrown by one of the IT guys that required log-in permission to view the site. *whew*
     
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    Whew!

    I thought you were the IT . . . ;)
     
  10. mcdirector

    mcdirector Active Member

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    Wow! Me IT? that would really be scary!
     
  11. David Michael Harris

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    WebDevs need to know PhP and MySQL, you could outsource the work to me if you wish :)

    www.welshweb.net

    David
     
  12. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
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    Curious. You only can be contacted by phone. You don't trust the internet or something :smilewinkgrin:
     
  13. mcdirector

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    mmmmm I've been trying to learn, but it would be easier if I didn't have to teach every day too :D

    I plan to figure it all out, but the word Eventually really comes to mind.
     
  14. David Michael Harris

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    I had the domain years ago and then lost it, now I have it back, it seems to be being spammed from all over the place. I have an email account setup for it but only give it out to friends and clients. I might setup a mailer form on the site but to be honest I think the service is more personal over the telephone.
     
  15. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
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    Yes, email and spam seem joined at the hip :tonofbricks:
     
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