[pmwiki-users] Please help, pagelist broken

Petko Yotov 5ko at 5ko.fr
Sat Nov 21 19:10:49 CST 2009

On Sunday 22 November 2009 00:05:14 Gene Horodecki wrote:
> Hi there, I have a very small family pmwiki and I've finally gotten it
> the way I want it but I've noticed that (:pagelist:) is completely
> broken.  I installed foxcontacts earlier on and I noticed that the
> contacts list is not working.  The root of the problem is that even a
> default (:pagelist:) is not being rendered even in my Site.HomePage.
> The pagelist.php script IS being called and it finds 42 matches but
> there is nothing rendered on the wiki.

Hello. It looks like missing templates. See if the page Site.PageListTemplates 
exists and if there is no "read" password on it, or a "read" password on the 
Site/ group. If you don't have it, you can get it from pmwiki.org - and paste 
it in that same page your wiki.

Normally, you should have a directory wikilib.d containing the documentation 
and the Site.* pages -- in case you don't have the directory, you can get it 
from the latest pmwiki*.zip archive from pmwiki.org. In case you have it, and 
the files are in it, it may be a recipe/setting problem, see below.

> In case it will will help, here is my config.php:

In case the above doesn't help, there may be a recipe or a skin, or a setting, 
that blocks the pagelist from finding the templates. You can usually find out 
which one by disabling them one after another, and each time reloading your 
Site.HomePage -- at one point the magelist may start working -- the latest 
recipe you disabled might be the problem.

(To disable a recipe or a setting, insert # at the beginning of each of its 


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