[pmwiki-users] PmWiki Uploads Enabling Problem

Patrick R. Michaud pmichaud at pobox.com
Tue Nov 15 12:58:42 CST 2005

On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 11:03:18AM -0500, Lowman, Leslie (Greenville) wrote:
> Thank you, Patrick, for your response.  
> I have tried the upload folder outside the pub folder with no luck.  Also,
> could this be about permissions?  I am trying to run this on a machine that
> was formatted with Win2000 on a FAT32 (no permissions to customize).

Well, if you're running Win2000 on a FAT32 then permissions should
definitely not be an issue.  So, I'm not sure why you're having

Out of curiosity, what webserver are you running this with?  

And would it be possible for me to see a copy of your config.php
and/or farmconfig.php files, just to double check?

Is the site publicly available where we could perhaps take a look...?


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Patrick R. Michaud [mailto:pmichaud at pobox.com] 
> Sent: Tuesday, November 15, 2005 11:00 AM
> To: Lowman, Leslie (Greenville)
> Cc: pmwiki-users at pmichaud.com
> Subject: Re: [pmwiki-users] PmWiki Uploads Enabling Problem
> On Tue, Nov 15, 2005 at 09:20:01AM -0500, Lowman, Leslie (Greenville) wrote:
> >    I am attempting the upload functionality of PmWiki on Win2000.  I can't
> >    get the configuration to give me the prompts to create the directory.
> I
> >    am trying this in a wikiFarm.  I have the farmconfig.php as disabling
> >    uploads and the config.php in the field's local folder set to enable
> >    uploads with the uploads folder set to a nonexistent folder inside the
> pub
> >    folder.  According to the PmWiki site, I'm not supposed to create the
> >    folder manually.  Thoughts, help, suggestions?
> Perhaps you could try it without setting the uploads folder to inside the
> pub folder, just to see if it works?
> Under Win2000 it's probably okay to create the folder manually.  But if
> PmWiki is unable to create the folder, chances are it won't find it even if
> it is created manually.
> Perhaps you can forward a copy of your config file(s)?
> Pm

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