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Old 8th August 2005, 01:46
bosei bosei is offline
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Originally Posted by bosei
Hi, I am failing miserably with my 1st install of ISPconfig. When it gets to the part: Please enter the host name (e.g www) I put www.

When it gets to the part: Please enter the domain (e.g, I want to know if this domain must physically exist. If so, should the previous entry about: ISPConfig web (e.g be the external ip of that ???

Please see below for some errors I am experiencing. Hope someone can shed some light.

########## INSTALLATION ##########

Preparing files. Please wait a moment...
All prerequisites are fulfilled.
Here we go...
Please enter your MySQL server:localhost
Please enter your MySQL user:root
Please enter your MySQL password:
Please enter a name for the ISPConfig database (e.g. db_ispconfig):ispconfig^[[D^
Please enter a name for the ISPConfig database (e.g. db_ispconfig):db_ispconfig
Please enter the IP address of the ISPConfig web (e.g.
Please enter the host name (e.g. www):www
Please enter the domain (e.g.
ERROR: The URL is not reachable! The installation routine stops here!


Many thanks.

It's okay... I just saw a suggestion by Falko in other thread: Ignore host name and use host ip for the domain entry. I guess this means the hostname (e.g www) is referring to the host name of the machine being installed to and not the web prefix 3w. I'm going to try this for the 7th time and hope I have ir right now.

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