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The distributed LocalSite.cfg.txt in 4.0.3 uses incorrect syntax, so a straightforward edit of the file will not produce a working TWiki. For example:

$TWiki::$cfg{DefaultUrlHost} = 'http://your.domain.com';

The $cfg is wrong, it should be cfg. The corrected line would be:

$TWiki::cfg{DefaultUrlHost} = 'http://your.domain.com';

This same error is on every line that attempts to set a configuration variable. Note that the last such line has 2 incorrect references:

$TWiki::$cfg{LogDir} = $TWiki::$cfg{DataDir};

Both the left and right hand sides are incorrect.


Yes. That should be fixed.

I do not see this as a bug demanding a 4.0.4 release because the file is in reality not used for anything. Configure creates a fresh new LocalSite.cfg when you run it the first time. So I doubt many will ever notice. But it should be fixed and it should be listed in Known Problems. Hotfix is not really needed either.

-- KJL

But the installation docs are not clear about this. INSTALL.html says (step 5): Create the file /twiki/bin/LocalLib.cfg. Because the txt file is distributed it looks like I should rename LocalSite.cfg.txt to LocalSite.cfg (I believe this was the procedure once).

AC


Sorry, got LocalSite and LocalLib mixed up.

AC


Release in 4.0.4. Closing

KJL

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Summary TWiki 4.0.3 distributed LocalSite.cfg.txt uses incorrect syntax
ReportedBy TWiki:Main.DavidBright
Codebase 4.0.3
SVN Range Sun, 25 Jun 2006 build 10720
AppliesTo Engine
Component

Priority Normal
CurrentState Closed
WaitingFor

Checkins 10746 11156
TargetRelease patch
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Texttxt LocalSite.cfg.txt r1 manage 2.1 K 2006-06-28 - 23:00 WillNorris  
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Topic revision: r9 - 2006-07-08 - KennethLavrsen
 
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