: if you don't see it, you don't have access to
. You might be authorised to upload a 'local' php.ini which will overwrite the 'global' php.ini values. However, usually this is not possible in shared environment hosting.
phpBB does not work properly on coolfreepages due to the coolfreepages server setup.
coolfreepages FAQ --> Security wrote:
Why I can not run functions mail() and phpinfo()
For security reasons those functions and all sockets functions are disabled. Please do not use it in your PHP programs.
You will encounter several problems, e.g. blank pages, email problems, users can't register. It is recommended to use a different host.
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Tutorial: Installation Instructions for lycos.co.uk
"Inofficial" tutorial for Spaceports