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Installation keeps complaining that Unicode library (mbstring) should be disabled, even though it seems it already is

I'm trying to install Drupal 8.1.3. (Apache 2.4.7, PHP 5.5.37, Windows 7) In the "Verify Requirements" step Drupal keeps complaining Unicode library -- Error -- Multibyte string input conversion ...
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Uncaught exception thrown in shutdown

I am trying to solve this issue from last three days. Searched lot regarding this issue but not getting any solution. I have also visited these links link1 link2 or duplicate questions This error is ...
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Install Drupal in a subfolder of an existing website

I have a question about drupal installation in a subfolder: We have an existing website running on Magento. Now for some special functionalities we need to build some drupal pages, which all should be ...
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Managing module library dependencies with composer since Drupal 8.1

I've found Dependencies in a custom module with drupal-composer, How can I include a third party library in my custom module without using Composer Manager and How to manage contrib modules composer ...
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Installation through proxy

I am using Drupal 7 and need to make the installer work through a proxy. I can access the installation through my proxy at https://my.proxy/install.php?profile=myprofile&locale=en, but the JS and ...
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Why does install.php result in a “Page not found” error?

I've followed all instructions to the letter, including those in various fixes mentioned in search results for this specific issue. I'm still getting an error. The install script seems to work all ...
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ISSUE ACQUIA DEV TOP DRUPAL ALREADY INSTALLED

Well after 3 days of headsmahsing against this issue and trying to resolve it by reading the documentation available, I think it’s time to expose my problem. ^^ Every time I try to create a new web ...
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D8 Install/uninstall custom module - 'field_storage_config' entity with ID already exists

I created a custom module which essentially is a replica of the Article CT .yml files which come with the D8 standard install-profile. When I installed the custom module, it successfully created ...
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Can I use Apache 2.2.15 with mod_rewrite enabled?

I currently am running Centos 6 which only comes with Apache 2.2.15. Yeah, I know it is about time for me to upgrade... I get the following warning: The minimum version of Apache needed to run ...
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Should all files be located publicly?

Should all Drupal 8 files be located publicly, or should something like sites be the public document root? [Michael@devserver drupal-8.1.1]$ ls -l total 228 -rw-rw-r--. 1 Michael Michael 262 May ...
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Does drush need to be installed as root?

Per http://docs.drush.org/en/master/install/ # Download latest stable release using the code below or browse to github.com/drush-ops/drush/releases. php -r "readfile('http://files.drush.org/drush....
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Installation on OpenSuse Leap

I get following two warnings: Due to the settings for ServerTokens in httpd.conf, it is impossible to accurately determine the version of Apache running on this server. The reported value is ...
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Drupal 8 installation (bash) script. I want the latest stable v8 version each time. But how?

My Drupal 7 script utilised a make file which specified '7.x' as the Drupal version to install, drush make would fetch the correct core files. My current Drupal 8 script uses git to clone and then ...
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“The directory sites/default/files is not writable” error

I am trying to install drupal 8.1 on a CentOS linux machine as root user. I am getting "The directory sites/default/files is not writable." error. Before that, I had to manually create the sites/...
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Coming from Drupal 7, which files should I be versioning with git in Drupal 8 projects?

So, having read through: What are all the directories for in the new Drupal 8 structure? How do the seasoned OO PHP people go about setting up a professional development environment and how can we ...
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How do I install Drupal with a custom language?

I know I can install a new Drupal web site with: drush dl drupal --drupal-project-rename=[project] cd [project] drush site-install standard \ --db-url='mysql://[db_user]:[db_pass]@localhost/[...
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How do I enable PHP extensions on CentOS to finally finish installing/configuring Drupal?

I am trying to install Drupal 8.0.5 (a standard profile) on Apache 2.4.6 on CentOS 7, with PHP 5.6.19. But in the GUI, I get a problem on the requirements page. It says "PHP extensions disabled. ...
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Getting error “Table 'drupal.watchdog' doesn't exist” during install

I'm a Drupal newbie and haven't been able to find this problem posted elsewhere online, so I'm hopeful someone here can help. I have just set up php/mysql on a shared hosting environment and copied ...
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composer-install of Drupal8 creates a tmp####/ folder. How to manage & clean it?

I'm working with Drupal, with v8, using Composer to install & manage it. I create a new Drupal8 project using the 'drupal-composer/drupal-project' template, composer create-project --keep-vcs --...
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How do you exclude 'drush' & 'drupal console' requirements from a drupal-composer/drupal-project install?

When I create a Drupal project with composer create-project --keep-vcs drupal-composer/drupal-project:8.x-dev myD8 --stability dev --no-interaction it installs Latest version of drush is installed ...
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Cannot install any theme

I new to drupal and am facing an issue whereas any theme that I try to install will fail with the following message: Installing light_skeleton An error has occurred. Please continue to the error page ...
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Drupal in redirected site folder not working

My web host directs traffic to the main public_html folder on the site for my main site. ` However, I want my main site to redirect to a subfolder for organizational reasons, so I can easily manage ...
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Installation showing only SQLite as database option

I using Windows 8.1, XAMPP 3.2.2 and Drupal 8.0.3. When I install Drupal, it only gives an option for Database as SQLite and it stores the file in drupal->sites->default->files. Then inside ...
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What should I enter as “Database file” for a SQLite database? [closed]

So I've practiced making Drupal 7 before using XAMPP and I want to try to make a Drupal 8 page but I have no clue about what to put in the field you can see in the picture below. I made a database in ...
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Should I check in sites/default/files?

I installed a fresh D8 and was going for the usual setup of sending code and config to repo, and db sync (from a backup dump or sync from remote). Now when I reproduce the site given the code, config, ...
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It does not work when installed as “subsite”

I tried to install Drupal 8.03 on a windows 7 64 bit server, with MySQL, Apache and PHP 7.03, using the default install procedure / script. Drupal is only one of the applications on the website and ...
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Access denied after installation

I just finished the installation, everything went fine but when I go to view my site I can not login. I cant get to /user have a look: www.huf.co.nz all worked fine on my local before I tried to ...
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Install or Update Module page in Drupal shows 403 Forbidden

I just encountered something very strange. As the superuser, I can no longer access /admin/modules/install (Install or update module page). It gives me a Forbidden error. But I can access everything ...
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ajax error during drupal installation [closed]

I'm installing drupal 7 on my windows 7 machine and I use WAMP. Thing is, at the end of the drupal installation I had the following error: An AJAX HTTP request terminated abnormally. Debugging ...
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How to override “active configuration” when the theme is installing?

I have a theme that import some configuration when is the theme is been installing. The problem is that I got an error when the configuration is already there and is active. Unable to install ...
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Drush site-install not install asset

I am pretty new to drupal. I installed drupal using drush following the instruction described here: https://www.drupal.org/documentation/install/developers. The install is works. but its not create ...
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Drupal ignores langcode in config files during installation?

I have noticed that if I install Drupal in language other than English any config that will be imported during installation will be assigned to that language no matter what language is set in the ...
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How to set configuration value for drush site install?

I have set a central translations directory(sites/all/translations) for my multisite installation profile so that each site does not have to download translations that were already downloaded. I have ...
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Installation error in Ubuntu - The settings.php file does not exist

I've installed Drupal 6\7\8 in WAMP environments for about a hundred times, but I don't recall ever having the following instllation error, which I encountered only in Ubuntu desktop 15.10, Apache2 (2....
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Installing updates through the UI does not work

This is what I get when trying to install any update from /admin/reports/updates/update It stays stuck like that and progress bar doesn't move. I even set permissions in sites/all and sub dirs to 777....
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Setting up a Drupal environment on Ubuntu

After a few years of setting basic Drupal environments on Windows only, with WAMP (both the installment and the WAMP program) and Drush 7.0.0, I came to the conclusion I also need to work with LAMP ...
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Is there a good reason to prefer one method of installing over another?

Starting to play around with drupal 8. My first method of installing was installing drush8 (as mentioned in https://www.drupal.org/documentation/install/download): Get drush8: composer require ...
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Installation fails due to clean URLs [closed]

I have a Drupal 8.0.1 installation running under Apache 3.4 from /var/www. During installation, I cannot seem to pass the requirements for clean URLs. I've read through answers I've found on Drupal....
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Getting an error with Acquia Dev Desktop

Upon setting up Drupal 8 through Acquia Dev Desktop, I get to the Choose Language screen fine but then when I get to Set Up Database and put in the Database Name and Database username/password, I get ...
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Existing site drops me back into the install routine

Existing site drops me back into the install routine and when I succumb and try to go through the install, it tells me: I need to create a sites/default/settings file when it already exists; even ...
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Running drush site-install on Windows

I ran the following commands: drush dl drupal-8 --drupal-project-rename=drupal_8 cd drupal_8 drush site-install standard --account-name=****** --account-pass=******** --db-url=mysql://*****:******@...
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Is there any alternative to OpCache? [closed]

I have a hosting with suPHP handler which doesn't support opcache. I want to start working on Drupal 8 sites which highly recommend opcache. Is there any alternative to opcache? Should I change my ...
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Update manager fails to move files from tmp

I've this configuration: Fedora Core 21 (64bit) vsftpd: version 3.0.2 Drupal 7.41 I have a unix user called user1 who has home dir /home/user1 and Drupal root is at /home/user1/www The Drupal ...
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how a module is installed?

I was successfully able to install the Nivo_Slider. But I want to have proper understanding on how module installations work. My question is: Why doesn't the simple module installation of Nivo_slider ...
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Does provisioning have a place in the Drupal world?

My team is relatively new to Drupal. One thing we have struggled to understand is how to work with it from a DevOps point of view. I realize this is too large a subject for one question so I have a ...
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PHP OPcode caching not enabled [closed]

I'm trying to install Drupal 8.0.0-rc4 using Xammp and when I get into the requirements review I get this warning in the list that says: PHP OPcode caching can improve your site's performance ...
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Installing Drupal 8 on CentOS 6 with Apache 2.2.15

I'm trying to install 8.0 RC4 on CentOS6 with Apache2.2.15 and I'm being stopped by this error message: Apache/2.2.15 The minimum version of Apache needed to run Drupal without mod_rewrite ...
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Captcha image is not detected but installed and working properly

I have installed Captcha and Image Captcha submodule (included in Captcha). It works perfectly, and displays the captcha image. However, when trying to install Captcha Refresh module, I found that ...
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Change domain name for a multi site

I currently have a Drupal 7 Multi-Site. In my sites folder, the domains are like this: winatlife.guide journal.winatlife.guide store.winatlife.guide I need to change the domains to this: blog....
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After D8-rc1 install, homepage work but all other links gives a “page not found”

I upgraded my Xampp to version Xampp 5.6.12 since Drupal 8 need PHP to be 5.5.9 or better. I checked out a couple of my Drupal 7 website under the htdocs dir. They are working fine. I installed ...