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shoutbox title #208220
03/09/08 06:23 PM
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Howdy. Where do I look to edit the name of the shoutbox?

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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Atticus[New]] #208222
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Any text that's displayed comes out of a language file, in the language editor, just search for the thing you want to replace, and it will take you right into the correct language file.

As for the shoutbox, it's in /languages/english/portal_islands.php

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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Yarp™] #208226
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excellent, thanks. I found it, but when I try to edit it I get the following message:


Control panel message

C:/Inetpub/vhosts/game-master.net/httpdocs/pit/languages/english/portal_islands.php is not writeable. Please fix the permissions on this file and try again.




any ideas?

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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Atticus[New]] #208227
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Yep, the file permissions on the language directory/files

put them to 777, that will make them writeable from the control panel.

If you don't succeed at this, you can always just download that language file, make the adjustments, and re-upload them.


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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Yarp™] #208228
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and that's editable from the CP also?

Re: shoutbox title [Re: Atticus[New]] #208230
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No, you need to set those permissions using an ftp program.


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thanks a lot. been a huge help wink

Re: shoutbox title [Re: Atticus[New]] #208246
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well, the directory should be 777, the files should be 666


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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Gizmo] #208333
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Originally Posted by Gizmo
well, the directory should be 777, the files should be 666


Well actually they shouldn't be but since the Apache account didn't install the software it has to be tongue

Re: shoutbox title [Re: Atticus[New]] #208338
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I was referencing Yarps post saying all should be 777...


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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Gizmo] #208341
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Just for my information, why's 666 better instead of 777? I normally do everything 777, only one number to remember then laugh


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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Yarp™] #208342
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Because you're looking to get your site whacked. 777 on files means to allow it to execute. 666 just allows the World to Read/Write - can't execute a folder too easily wink

Re: shoutbox title [Re: ntdoc] #208343
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But why make the folders 777 then, why not make them 666 too?


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Re: shoutbox title [Re: Yarp™] #208344
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Because you want all users on the machine to be able to execute files in this folder; as apache isn't the local user for your site.


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