[mapguide-users] Installation error
craig.miller at spatialminds.com
Tue Jan 12 22:16:51 EST 2010
Thanks again Jason. I'll give the manual install a try over the next week
or two. I'll try and document the procedure as I go.
On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 6:49 PM, Jason Birch <jason at jasonbirch.com> wrote:
> I didn't realize they weren't allowed either; seems like an odd
> limitation of the installer framework, but I think IIS identifies
> sites by combination of host+port, so in some way it makes sense. This
> adds a bit of difficulty to our intention of allowing users to choose
> a site, as we'll have to somehow grab the other parameters from
> existing sites too.
> One way of getting around this would be to export the default site and
> restore as a new site, but this would require a bunch of work...
> As far as a manual install... When you run the installer, you choose
> IIS, Apache, or manual. Choose manual and proceed with the rest of the
> install as desired (disable any components you're sure you don't
> want). This should allow the installation to succeed, but without IIS
> being configured.
> On the main mapguide site under documentation for a previous release
> there is a doc for configuring mapguide under IIS, but its a bit
> dated. Basically right, but the mapguide isapi dll needs to be used
> instead of fastcgi and an exception added for it. Sorry I don't have
> time atm to document this better :(
> On 2010-01-12, spatialminds <craig.miller at spatialminds.com> wrote:
> > Thanks for the help. I didn't realize host headers weren't allowed and
> > website use them quite a bit.
> > Will a manual install allow me to get it working on this server? I
> > see any links in any of the quoted emails that detailed how to do a
> > install.
> > Thanks for the help on this.
> > Craig
> > On Tue, Jan 12, 2010 at 2:43 PM, Jason Birch [via OSGeo.org] <
> > ml-node+4295033-54498305 at n2.nabble.com<ml-node%2B4295033-54498305 at n2.nabble.com>
> <ml-node%2B4295033-54498305 at n2.nabble.com<ml-node%252B4295033-54498305 at n2.nabble.com>
> >> wrote:
> >> The error message in the log indicates the same kind of problem...
> >> ConfigureIIsExec: Skipping ScaInstallWebDirs() because IIsWebDir
> >> table not present
> >> Google turns up a few hits on this all pointing in the same direction.
> >> So, to confirm, your default web site is named "Default Web Site", and
> >> is set to all unassigned IP addresses, no host header, port 80? I
> >> earlier thought that only the name had to match, but some of the
> >> earlier comments in this thread make it clear that all of the
> >> parameters may have to match what's defined here:
> >> If that's the case, the only thing I can recommend is, as above,
> >> choosing the manual option and then manually configuring IIS. The
> >> link above has all the steps in it, but is a bit cryptic :) I've been
> >> meaning to document this (there are some "Configuring MapGuide on
> >> Windows" documents floating around for earlier versions of MGOS) but
> >> haven't found the time yet.
> >> Jason
> >> 2010/1/11 spatialminds
> >> >
> >> > Jason,
> >> >
> >> > Thank you for providing an in-depth reply to the original posters
> >> question.
> >> >
> >> > I am having an identical problem as the original poster on a Windows
> >> > 2003
> >> > SP2 server install I'm doing. Same setup (MG 2.1.0, Windows Server
> >> > 2003,
> >> > .NET dev setup, installing to IIS 6). I have been told that the
> >> > Website has never been renamed or deleted. The server I am installing
> >> > to
> >> > has a few remnants of Microsoft Small Business Server on it, which
> >> > originally came with sharepoint, outlook web access, etc but these
> >> long
> >> > ago removed removed.
> >> >
> >> > I've created an install log and placed it at
> >> >
> >> > Thanks for any help you can lend,
> >> > Craig
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