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Core Installation error in XAMPP-windows XP3
27 October 2011, 4:42 AM
Help me to solve installation problem. when i am installing in xampp on windows platform, the core installation shows the error given below. how to solve it. The clear image is also pasted here. plz help me.
Could not execute command: CREATE TABLE maha_config ( field VARCHAR(255) NOT NULL, value TEXT, CONSTRAINT PRIMARY KEY (field) )ENGINE=innodb
- execute_sql("CREATE TABLE maha_config ( field VARCHAR(255) ...", true) at G:\xampp\htdocs\mahara\lib\dml.php:1394
- execute_sql_arr(array(size 118)) at G:\xampp\htdocs\mahara\lib\ddl.php:566
- install_from_xmldb_file("G:\xampp\htdocs\mahara/lib/db/install.xml") at G:\xampp\htdocs\mahara\lib\upgrade.php:297
- upgrade_core(object(stdClass)) at G:\xampp\htdocs\mahara\admin\upgrade.json.php:94
27 October 2011, 3:41 PM
This sometimes happens if you're trying to install Mahara into a database from a previous installation failure.
I'd recommend dropping and recreating your database and trying again. If you get a different error, let us know.
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01 February 2012, 11:08 PM
Hi Zit campus,
Please, you found some solution to the problem? I have the same error, but for me just reloading the browser show the message. In this wiki (http://recursostic.educacion.es/observatorio/web/es/software/software-educativo/971-instalacion-de-mahara-en-local?start=6) talk about the error, but it is not important.
Please help me, thanks!!!
10 February 2012, 10:33 AM
Re : Could not execute command CREATE TABLE config
During the installation http://localhost/mahara/htdocs/admin/upgrade.php
for the core
I had the error message stating : « Could not execute command » CREATE TABLE , with table « config ».
First, I followed the advice here, as given by Jonathan :
increasing the resource limits in the php.ini
max_execution_time = 120 ; Maximum execution time of each script, in seconds
memory_limit = 256M
Then, I created a new database, as Richard has adviced :
Successfully installed Mahara!