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Installed on OS X but error loading main page


brossow

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Server environment: Mac OS X Server v10.2.8, PHP 4.3.6, MySQL 4.0.15

Installed the latest 1.x release of Geeklog this afternoon. Created the MySQL user and database without issue. Install script went without a hitch and said it was successful and the 'success' page loaded nicely. But when I click on the link to the main page I get this error:

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An SQL error has occured. Please see error.log for details.
 


Here's what it says in error.log:


Tue Dec 14 15:13:29 2004 - 1064: You have an error in your SQL syntax. Check the manual that corresponds to your MySQL server version for the right syntax to use near '= gl_comments.sid) AND (gl_stories.perm_anon >= 2) AND (gl_stor. SQL in question: SELECT DISTINCT count(*) AS dups, type, question, gl_stories.title, gl_stories.sid, qid, max(gl_comments.date) as lastdate FROM gl_comments LEFT JOIN gl_stories ON ((.sid = gl_comments.sid) AND (gl_stories.perm_anon >= 2) AND (gl_stories.draft_flag = 0) AND (tid IN ('General','GeekLog'))) LEFT JOIN gl_pollquestions ON ((qid = gl_comments.sid) AND (gl_pollquestions.perm_anon >= 2)) WHERE (gl_comments.date >= (DATE_SUB(NOW(), INTERVAL 172800 SECOND))) AND ((((gl_stories.perm_anon IS NOT NULL))) OR (((gl_pollquestions.perm_anon IS NOT NULL)))) GROUP BY gl_comments.sid ORDER BY 7 DESC LIMIT 15


I have twice dropped and recreated the entire database and re-run the install script. Each time I get the same error. The new user has full access to the new MySQL database without restriction. The paths in the config file are all correct. All the other links at the top of the page work, just not those linking to [...]/public_html/index.php.

Thanks for any help -- I'd really like to be able to use Geeklog.
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brossow

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Never mind -- solved my own problem. Pico was splitting a [very] long line into three separate ones in lib-common.php as in this thread. I posted a better explanation of the problem and solution in that thread.
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