[pmwiki-users] pmwiki with IIS 5.1

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Wed Nov 9 16:34:27 CST 2005

On Wed, Nov 09, 2005 at 03:59:54PM -0600, Scott Rosa wrote:
>    all,
>    has anybody received http 405 errors when trying to edit a page when
>    running pmwiki on IIS 5.1?  my IIS 5.1 is the desktop version, not the
>    server version, running on a desktop for development only, so all my sites
>    are virtual directories.
>    a little research on http 405 on IIS 5.1 reveals that the problem may be
>    related to a file type not being registered.  i have confirmed that i have
>    .php registered for all action (get, post, etc).  strange to me, as long
>    as i leave the $EnablePathInfo off, i can navigate around my wiki and view
>    all the default pages that come with the installation.  as soon as i turn
>    $EnablePathInfo on or try to edit a page, even if i cancel any changes, i
>    get the 405 errors.
>    any guidance is appreciated.

I know next-to-nothing about IIS 5.1, but if you're wanting to run
in a standalone environment you might try the Standalone cookbook
recipe, which makes it possible to run PmWiki without a separate
webserver (http://www.pmwiki.org/wiki/Cookbook/Standalone).


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