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MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by xterra09 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:01 pm

I downloaded, phpbb3, and MySQL Server 5, the other day. How do i use SQL to host my forum, and how do i change the FTP to a HTTP website!? Plz help me here?! ^^

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Re: MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by stevemaury » Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:06 pm

If you are setting up phpbb3 on your own computer, Google xampp. For information on setting it up, see http://www.phpbb.com/kb/article/install ... eb-server/. xampp is an integrated packeage with all the components you need.
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Re: MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by xterra09 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:33 pm

I installed it. and when i start the Apche, and i go to http://localhost/ , it just says "It Works!"
No welcome screen or nothing

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Re: MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by stevemaury » Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:52 pm

Have you installed phpbb3 in the httpdocs folder? Did you start MySQL?
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Re: MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by jimdunn » Wed Aug 13, 2008 2:56 pm

So. given your other post on this subject:
Can you explain exactly what did not work ?

edit: apologies to Steve who posted at the same time...

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Re: MySQL and Phpbb 3

Post by xterra09 » Wed Aug 13, 2008 3:56 pm

never mind ^^ fixed it

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