[pmwiki-users] .htaccess conflict with wordpress

Petko Yotov 5ko at 5ko.fr
Wed Dec 3 02:43:30 CST 2014

This is likely a misconfiguration of the "URL rewriting" used by both 
Wordpress and PmWiki.

PmWiki can be configured to use URL rewriting with the CleanUrls recipe, 
and the documentation is here:


To make PmWiki and Wordpress redirections work in a single .htaccess 
file may be complex. The documentation for the URL rewriting with the 
Apache server can be found here:


It is recommended to read the documentation for your precise version of 
Apache, and also any documentation about URL rewriting and .htaccess 
supplied by your hosting provider.


On 30.11.2014 22:45, Brad Cassidy wrote:
> Hi Friends,
> I added a pmwiki installation to a protected directory on the root
> folder which I accessed from an html page on the root. Then the client
> group asked that I switch from an html based site to a wordpress site,
> which I did. A couple of days after I switched to workpress I lost all
> capability to access my wiki which we had until that time been using
> successfully. I contacted the techs at our ISP and they told me:
> _"Our network admin has taken a look and it seems that your
> wordpress/wiki has edited the htaccess file and made it not route
> properly. Please take a look at your ht access file and make any
> needed changes to ensure your site is operational."_
> If anyone has hit a similar problem could you please tell me how to
> make these "needed changes", I haven't been able to find information
> on this matter on the web. Thank you.
> Brad
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