parse error, unexpected T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING in /home/

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parse error, unexpected T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING in /home/

Post by rolfd » Thu Apr 27, 2006 1:54 pm

Hi all, I decided to move my site to a new host.

I uploaded all the original files that were in the 'forum' folder on my old host to the new one, and i changed the details in config.php to the new host details, I now get this error>>
parse error, unexpected T_CONSTANT_ENCAPSED_STRING in /home/vizoffry/public_html/forum/config.php on line 10

Can anyone help me with this?

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Post by Bobble » Thu Apr 27, 2006 3:43 pm

Most likely a typo in the config file after you edited it. I would suggest that you take another look and remember that this is a php file you are dealing with so each line must end with a semicolon ; and that there can be no white space and blank lines after the final ?>

Also any characters such as apostrophes must be escaped with a backslash \

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Post by ~AJK~ » Thu Apr 27, 2006 5:21 pm

When you are finished with Bobble's suggestions, make sure that you edit your database to point to the new location as well.
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