[wikka-community] Cannot log in successfully

Kyle Maxwell krmaxwell
Mon Apr 6 12:33:09 GMT 2009

Thanks, Brian. I made the suggested change and all is well. I wonder if
mod_security or similar from my host is causing it to break?

Regardless, I appreciate everyone's help. At least now I'll have a working
install while I poke around to see what the core problem is/was.

On Sun, Apr 5, 2009 at 23:05, Brian Koontz <brian at wikkawiki.org> wrote:

> Kyle, the cookie paths being generated by your server are incorrect.
> The path should be /wikka...for some reason, they are being set to
> /cgi-system/php.cg.  I modified the cookies sent by your server to the
> correct path, and I was able to register and log in successfully.
> The cookie path is set within wikka.php, and depends upon
> $_SERVER[SCRIPT_NAME] returning a value that reflects the base_url
> that is set in wikka.config.php.  Normally, the default installation
> takes care of all this for you, so if you've got some aliases set up
> or have modified your .htaccess with additional rewrite rules,
> you'll have to figure out what needs to be done so that your cookies
> have the correct path set.  The easiest thing to do might be to modify
> WIKKA_COOKIE_PATH in wikka.php directly.
>  --Brian
> --
> Brian Koontz
> Wikka Development Team
> Systems Support and Random Tasking Dept.
> On Sun, Apr 05, 2009 at 10:17:56PM -0500, Kyle Maxwell wrote:
> > The link is http://xwell.org/wikka/.
> >
> > I've reconfirmed the mod_rewrite settings (in response to Nils'
> suggestion).
> >
> > Jens, that is correct: no "wrong password" message. I'm definitely not
> > logged in, and although I can create other users, they can't log in,
> either.
> >
> > Also, I've tried with other browsers and such just to rule out something
> in
> > my browser config, but the problem still recurs.
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Kyle Maxwell [krmaxwell at gmail.com]
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