[pmwiki-users] New wiki admin: wiki is up but ugly! skin files not loading?

Jon Haupt jhaupt at gmail.com
Sat Mar 18 15:31:14 CST 2006

The cgi wrap error you're getting says that the CSS file can't be
accessed because it's world writable.  I think that means you have
your permissions set too loosely and it doesn't like it.  Try chmod
755 on the /pub directory, the permissions are probably set to 777. 
Does that fix it?


On 3/18/06, Ryan Ricard <ryan.ricard at student.utdallas.edu> wrote:
> I just got my wiki up and running
> (http://www.utdallas.edu/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/rjr052000/pmwiki.php) .
> However, the skin files are not loading correctly. I tried installing
> a few different skins, following the instructions on the skin
> webpages, but no matter what the page still looks like that. To get
> the wiki to load in the first place I needed to use a CGI wrapper as
> described here: http://www.utdallas.edu/~jjc041000/howto/cgi.html .
> Could anybody tell me which files are not working and maybe suggest a
> fix? I really have no idea where to start.
> --
> My life has no purpose...my life has no direction...no aim...no
> meaning... and yet I'm happy... I can't figure it out... What am I
> doing right?
> Charles Schultz
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Jon Haupt
Fine & Performing Arts Librarian
Iowa State University
152 Parks Library
Ames, IA 50011
jhaupt at iastate.edu

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