Pre-install check, no database support

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Pre-install check, no database support

Postby LoomisIsGod » Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:08 pm

I followed a walkthrough for installing PHP, MySQL, and Apache. Everything seemed to be alright, and when I finally extracted Joomla to the proper directory I ran into an issue.

When it checks the pre-reqs, everything is fine except Database Support: () = NO.

I have connected to MySQL so it is up and running, but I don't know where to start and I haven't found anything documenting a fix for this problem.

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Re: Pre-install check, no database support

Postby ami2510 » Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:34 pm

I got the same problem... any update on this? 2.5.2 or 2.5.3 wont install because of the Pre-install check, no database support error

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Re: Pre-install check, no database support

Postby imanickam » Fri Mar 16, 2012 4:49 pm

Review of the discussion http://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?f=236&t=277540 could be of help.
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