Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > Linux Forums > Server Operation

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 30th December 2009, 06:17
oilyflutesalad oilyflutesalad is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Posts: 48
Thanks: 2
Thanked 11 Times in 9 Posts
Send a message via MSN to oilyflutesalad
 
Default Can't log in to SquirrelMail on your server?

I've had a problem with SquirrelMail since I got my server set up yesterday. If you tried logging in with an incorrect user or password it would tell you it's wrong, as you'd expect. But if you logged in with a CORRECT email address and password, it would tell you that you needed to be logged in!

If anyone else has this problem, you've probably got session.auto_start switch On in your php.ini. Change the setting in php.ini, restart the Apache service, then try again and it should work.

On Ubuntu Server, php.ini is located in
Code:
/etc/php5/apache2/php.ini
If you're on a different distro and don't know where to find php.ini, create a script on your server with the following code:
Code:
<?php phpinfo(); ?>
Save it and when you load it in a browser, look for the "Loaded configuration file" setting.



Note: Google told me to chown and chgrp the session directory to "nobody" but I didn't fancy it, hence finding a proper solution. If your session auto-start is already off or my solution doesn't work for you then you may want to try this instead.
__________________
How to add a Domain ID user-prefix in ISPConfig 3 (useful for allowing a "default" FTP user for every domain - otherwise limited to one per client)

Unofficial ISPConfig IRC: #ISPConfig on irc.quakenet.org
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to oilyflutesalad For This Useful Post:
falko (31st December 2009)
Sponsored Links
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ISPConfig 3 - CentOS 5.4 - SSL Problems!?! owainbaber Installation/Configuration 4 26th July 2011 17:12
Statistic not working mzo Installation/Configuration 49 20th April 2011 12:19
Random Questions dclardy General 9 3rd September 2009 23:39
Connection dropped by IMAP server gublym Server Operation 5 23rd January 2009 09:47
FTP cannot open remote folder!?! andysm849 Server Operation 23 16th October 2008 23:34


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 04:03.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.