Jump to content
  • Checkout
  • Login
  • Get in touch

osCommerce

The e-commerce.

SQL Error


tvang

Recommended Posts

I kept on getting this error when I try to setup oscommerce. I supply the datasource information and everything is okay until the app is trying to execute the oscommerce.sql file. I know that the file exist in the directory install, the app can't seem to find it. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

godaddy linux server have different root server directory,

something like: /home/content/u/s/e/YourSite/html/

 

instead of oscommerce default of: /home/content/s/h/o/YourSite/html/

 

email godaddy and ask for your root directory and change the install configure file prior continues.

 

good luck.

 

 

I ftp the entire folder "catalog" to my godaddy server space.  I create a mysql database, the connection between the app and the db is okay, the app just can't find oscommerce.sql file.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

I believe the path to the oscommerce.sql is set on line 44 in catalog/install/templates/pages/install_3.php where the variable $sql_file is defined as:

$sql_file = $dir_fs_www_root . 'install/oscommerce.sql';

You could try changing it to an absolute path:

$sql_file = '/home/content/u/s/e/YourSite/html/catalog/install/oscommerce.sql'; or whatever the path should be on your server.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Archived

This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

×
×
  • Create New...