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Opened 15 years ago

Closed 15 years ago

Last modified 15 years ago

#999 closed defect (bug) (fixed)

When your bbPress original instalation use the "forums" folder, it crash

Reported by: nandopax's profile nandopax Owned by:
Milestone: 1.1 Priority: minor
Severity: Version:
Component: Keywords: bbPress


I recenlty updated a existing bp RC1 installation to the lastest trunk1.1-pre, with wp-mu 2.8.4a at

Process: I have deleted all old files of buddypress and upload again following the new instructions

Founded bugs.

My original bbPress installation was in the forums folder (, the same of the slug used by buddypress.

Fix to make the bbPress run:

1) Before to configure it in buddypress, enter in bbPress admin and change the url to (

2) After, enter in your FTP and change the directory name "forums" to "forum"

3) Configure buddypress in "Forums setup" and will work.

4) If you want delete the old bbPress instalation you can do that, you WILL NEED leave only the "bb-config.php" file in the "forum" folder

Change History (2)

#1 @nandopax
15 years ago

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

#2 @DJPaul
15 years ago

nandopax, was this a bug or was it a misconfiguration on your install?

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