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OS X 10.3.9 WPMU Installation Subdirectory (5 posts)

  1. fatherdom
    Posted 17 years ago #

    How to install WPMU on 10.3.9 for subdirectory working

    1. Download wpmu. Rename it to Then move it /Library/WebServer/Documents.

    2. Open NetInfo Manager

    3. Click on machines > localhost. Then highlight localhost and click duplicate. Rename localhost to The (.dev) could be anything.

    4. Then click on something else. A save box will pop-up. Click save.

    5. Go to System Preferences > Sharing.

    6. Restart Personal Web Sharing.

    7. Go into the terminal and jump into God mode (sudo).

    8. Type to /private/etc/httpd. Create a folder for backups (mkdir bak). Copy httpd.conf into /bak (cp httpd.conf bak)

    8. Emac or vi your way into httpd.conf

    9. Uncomment these lines:
    - LoadModule rewrite_module libexec/httpd/
    - AddModule mod_rewrite.c
    - LoadModule vhost_alias_module libexec/httpd/
    - AddModule mod_vhost_alias.c

    10. Add this somewhere:

    DocumentRoot /Library/WebServer/Documents/

    11. Add this somewhere:

    <Directory "/Library/WebServer/Documents/">
    Options FollowSymLinks
    AllowOverride FileInfo Options
    Allow for all

    12. Restart Personal Web Sharing again, just in case.

    Make sure your unix stuff is current. If you are too lazy to do it yourself, then:

    Yea, this info up top was kind of answered on other forums, then again not really.

  2. donncha
    Key Master
    Posted 17 years ago #

    Thanks for posting! I may be able to test this at some stage!

  3. XIII
    Posted 17 years ago #

    Nice summary, and good to see other people running MU on their OsX machines as well. :)

  4. edgarg
    Posted 17 years ago #

    step 11 is WRONG....
    in line 4 must be FROM instead of for...

    <Directory "/Library/WebServer/Documents/">
    Options FollowSymLinks
    AllowOverride FileInfo Options
    Allow from all

  5. DesignDroide
    Posted 17 years ago #

    do you know if this is possible on Mac OS X 10.2.8?

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