Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

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Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by frances-l-p » Tue Nov 02, 2021 2:15 pm

I have tried installing Joomla 4.0.4 on my localhost a number of times. Each time it appears to install successfully but I can not log in as super user and when I check the user table in the database there is no superuser or any other user entry. (My recent Joomla 3.x installs work fine.)
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Basic Environment :: wrote:Joomla! Instance :: Joomla! 4.0.4-Stable (Furaha) 24-October-2021
Joomla! Configured :: Yes | Writable (666) |
Configuration Options :: Offline: false | SEF: true | SEF Suffix: false | SEF ReWrite: false | .htaccess/web.config: No | GZip: false | Cache: false | CacheTime: 15 | CacheHandler: file | CachePlatformPrefix: false | FTP Layer: N/A | Proxy: N/A | LiveSite: | Session lifetime: 15 | Session handler: database | Shared sessions: false | SSL: 0 | Error Reporting: default | Site Debug: false | Language Debug: false | Default Access: 1 | Unicode Slugs: false | dbConnection Type: mysqli | PHP Supports J! 4.0.4: Yes | Database Supports J! 4.0.4: Yes | Database Credentials Present: Yes |

Host Configuration :: OS: Windows NT | OS Version: 10.0 | Technology: AMD64 | Web Server: Apache/2.4.51 (Win64) OpenSSL/1.1.1l PHP/7.3.31 | Encoding: gzip, deflate | System TMP Writable: Yes | Free Disk Space : 667.98 GiB |

PHP Configuration :: Version: 7.3.31 | PHP API: apache2handler | Session Path Writable: Yes | Display Errors: 0 | Error Reporting: 22527 | Log Errors To: C:\xampp733\php\logs\php_error_log | Last Known Error: | Register Globals: | Magic Quotes: | Safe Mode: | Allow url fopen: 1 | Open Base: | Uploads: 1 | Max. Upload Size: 40M | Max. POST Size: 40M | Max. Input Time: 60 | Max. Execution Time: 120 | Memory Limit: 512M

Database Configuration :: Version: 5.5.5-10.4.21-MariaDB (Client:mysqlnd 5.0.12-dev - 20150407 - $Id: 7cc7cc96e675f6d72e5cf0f267f48e167c2abb23 $) | Database Size: 4.02 MiB | #of Tables with config prefix: 69 | #of other Tables: 0 | User Privileges : GRANT ALL
Detailed Environment :: wrote:PHP Extensions :: Core (7.3.31) | bcmath (7.3.31) | calendar (7.3.31) | ctype (7.3.31) | date (7.3.31) | filter (7.3.31) | hash (7.3.31) | iconv (7.3.31) | json (1.7.0) | SPL (7.3.31) | pcre (7.3.31) | readline (7.3.31) | Reflection (7.3.31) | session (7.3.31) | standard (7.3.31) | mysqlnd (mysqlnd 5.0.12-dev - 20150407 - $Id: 7cc7cc96e675f6d72e5cf0f267f48e167c2abb23 $) | tokenizer (7.3.31) | zip (1.15.4) | zlib (7.3.31) | libxml (7.3.31) | dom (20031129) | PDO (7.3.31) | bz2 (7.3.31) | SimpleXML (7.3.31) | xml (7.3.31) | wddx (7.3.31) | xmlreader (7.3.31) | xmlwriter (7.3.31) | apache2handler () | openssl (7.3.31) | curl (7.3.31) | fileinfo (7.3.31) | gd (7.3.31) | gettext (7.3.31) | mbstring (7.3.31) | exif (7.3.31) | mysqli (7.3.31) | pdo_mysql (7.3.31) | pdo_sqlite (7.3.31) | Phar (7.3.31) | ftp (7.3.31) | Zend Engine (3.3.31) |
Potential Missing Extensions ::

Switch User Environment :: PHP CGI: No | Server SU: No | PHP SU: No | Potential Ownership Issues: No

Apache Modules :: core | mod_win32 | mpm_winnt | http_core | mod_so | mod_access_compat | mod_actions | mod_alias | mod_allowmethods | mod_asis | mod_auth_basic | mod_authn_core | mod_authn_file | mod_authz_core | mod_authz_groupfile | mod_authz_host | mod_authz_user | mod_autoindex | mod_cgi | mod_dav_lock | mod_dir | mod_env | mod_headers | mod_include | mod_info | mod_isapi | mod_log_config | mod_cache_disk | mod_mime | mod_negotiation | mod_proxy | mod_proxy_ajp | mod_rewrite | mod_setenvif | mod_socache_shmcb | mod_ssl | mod_status | mod_version | mod_php7 | Apache/2.4.51 (Win64) OpenSSL/1.1.1l PHP/7.3.31 |
Potential Missing Modules :: mod_expires | mod_deflate | mod_security | mod_evasive | mod_dosevasive | mod_qos | mod_userdir |
Folder Permissions :: wrote:Core Folders :: images/ (777) | components/ (777) | modules/ (777) | plugins/ (777) | language/ (777) | templates/ (777) | cache/ (777) | logs/ (---) | tmp/ (777) | administrator/components/ (777) | administrator/modules/ (777) | administrator/language/ (777) | administrator/templates/ (777) | administrator/logs/ (777) |

Elevated Permissions (First 10) :: administrator/ (777) | administrator/cache/ (777) | administrator/components/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/forms/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/services/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/src/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/src/Controller/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/src/Field/ (777) | administrator/components/com_actionlogs/src/Helper/ (777) |
Database Information :: wrote:Database statistics :: Uptime: 13202 | Threads: 6 | Questions: 10881 | Slow queries: 0 | Opens: 274 | Flush tables: 1 | Open tables: 194 | Queries per second avg: 0.824 |
Extensions Discovered :: wrote:Components :: Site ::
Core ::
3rd Party::

Components :: Admin ::
Core :: com_actionlogs (3.9.0) 1 | com_admin (4.0.0) 1 | com_ajax (4.0.0) 1 | com_associations (4.0.0) 1 | com_banners (4.0.0) 1 | com_cache (4.0.0) 1 | com_categories (4.0.0) 1 | com_checkin (4.0.0) 1 | com_config (4.0.0) 1 | com_content (4.0.0) 1 | com_contenthistory (4.0.0) 1 | com_cpanel (4.0.0) 1 | com_fields (4.0.0) 1 | com_finder (4.0.0) 1 | com_installer (4.0.0) 1 | com_joomlaupdate (4.0.3) 1 | com_languages (4.0.0) 1 | com_login (4.0.0) 1 | com_mails (4.0.0) 1 | com_media (3.0.0) 1 | com_menus (4.0.0) 1 | com_messages (4.0.0) 1 | com_modules (4.0.0) 1 | com_newsfeeds (4.0.0) 1 | com_plugins (4.0.0) 1 | com_postinstall (4.0.0) 1 | com_privacy (3.9.0) 1 | com_redirect (4.0.0) 1 | com_tags (4.0.0) 1 | com_templates (4.0.0) 1 | com_users (4.0.0) 1 | com_workflow (4.0.0) 1 | com_wrapper (4.0.0) 1 |
3rd Party::

Modules :: Site ::
Core :: mod_articles_archive (3.0.0) 1 | mod_articles_categories (3.0.0) 1 | mod_articles_category (3.0.0) 1 | mod_articles_latest (3.0.0) 1 | mod_articles_news (3.0.0) 1 | mod_articles_popular (3.0.0) 1 | mod_banners (3.0.0) 1 | mod_breadcrumbs (3.0.0) 1 | mod_custom (3.0.0) 1 | mod_feed (3.0.0) 1 | mod_finder (3.0.0) 1 | mod_footer (3.0.0) 1 | mod_languages (3.5.0) 1 | mod_login (3.0.0) 1 | mod_menu (3.0.0) 1 | mod_random_image (3.0.0) 1 | mod_related_items (3.0.0) 1 | mod_stats (3.0.0) 1 | mod_syndicate (3.0.0) 1 | mod_tags_popular (3.1.0) 1 | mod_tags_similar (3.1.0) 1 | mod_users_latest (3.0.0) 1 | mod_whosonline (3.0.0) 1 | mod_wrapper (3.0.0) 1 |
3rd Party::

Modules :: Admin ::
Core :: mod_custom (3.0.0) 1 | mod_feed (3.0.0) 1 | mod_frontend (4.0.0) 1 | mod_latest (3.0.0) 1 | mod_latestactions (3.9.0) 1 | mod_logged (3.0.0) 1 | mod_login (3.0.0) 1 | mod_loginsupport (4.0.0) 1 | mod_menu (3.0.0) 1 | mod_messages (4.0.0) 1 | mod_multilangstatus (3.0.0) 1 | mod_popular (3.0.0) 1 | mod_post_installation_messages (4.0.0) 1 | mod_privacy_dashboard (3.9.0) 1 | mod_privacy_status (4.0.0) 1 | mod_quickicon (3.0.0) 1 | mod_sampledata (3.8.0) 1 | mod_stats_admin (3.0.0) 1 | mod_submenu (3.0.0) 1 | mod_title (3.0.0) 1 | mod_toolbar (3.0.0) 1 | mod_user (4.0.0) 1 | mod_version (3.0.0) 1 |
3rd Party::

Libraries ::
Core ::
3rd Party::

Plugins ::
Core :: plg_actionlog_joomla (3.9.0) 1 | plg_api-authentication_basic (4.0.0) 0 | plg_api-authentication_token (4.0.0) 1 | plg_authentication_cookie (3.0.0) 1 | plg_authentication_joomla (3.0.0) 1 | plg_authentication_ldap (3.0.0) 0 | plg_behaviour_taggable (4.0.0) 1 | plg_behaviour_versionable (4.0.0) 1 | plg_captcha_recaptcha (3.4.0) 0 | plg_captcha_recaptcha_invisible (3.8) 0 | plg_content_confirmconsent (3.9.0) 0 | plg_content_emailcloak (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_fields (3.7.0) 1 | plg_content_finder (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_joomla (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_loadmodule (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_pagebreak (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_pagenavigation (3.0.0) 1 | plg_content_vote (3.0.0) 0 | plg_editors-xtd_article (3.0.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_fields (3.7.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_image (3.0.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_menu (3.7.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_module (3.5.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_pagebreak (3.0.0) 1 | plg_editors-xtd_readmore (3.0.0) 1 | plg_extension_finder (4.0.0) 1 | plg_extension_joomla (3.0.0) 1 | plg_extension_namespacemap (4.0.0) 1 | plg_fields_calendar (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_checkboxes (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_color (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_editor (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_imagelist (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_integer (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_list (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_media (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_radio (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_sql (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_subform (4.0.0) 1 | plg_fields_text (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_textarea (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_url (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_user (3.7.0) 1 | plg_fields_usergrouplist (3.7.0) 1 | plg_filesystem_local (4.0.0) 1 | plg_finder_categories (3.0.0) 1 | plg_finder_contacts (3.0.0) 1 | plg_finder_content (3.0.0) 1 | plg_finder_newsfeeds (3.0.0) 1 | plg_finder_tags (3.0.0) 1 | plg_installer_folderinstaller (3.6.0) 1 | plg_installer_override (4.0.0) 1 | plg_installer_packageinstaller (3.6.0) 1 | plg_installer_urlinstaller (3.6.0) 1 | plg_installer_webinstaller (4.0.0) 1 | plg_media-action_crop (4.0.0) 1 | plg_media-action_resize (4.0.0) 1 | plg_media-action_rotate (4.0.0) 1 | plg_privacy_actionlogs (3.9.0) 1 | plg_privacy_consents (3.9.0) 1 | plg_privacy_content (3.9.0) 1 | plg_privacy_message (3.9.0) 1 | plg_privacy_user (3.9.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_downloadkey (4.0.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_extensionupdate (3.0.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_joomlaupdate (3.0.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_overridecheck (4.0.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_phpversioncheck (3.7.0) 1 | plg_quickicon_privacycheck (3.9.0) 1 | plg_sampledata_multilang (4.0.0) 1 | plg_system_accessibility (4.0.0) 0 | plg_system_actionlogs (3.9.0) 1 | plg_system_cache (3.0.0) 0 | plg_system_debug (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_fields (3.7.0) 1 | plg_system_highlight (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_httpheaders (4.0.0) 1 | plg_system_languagecode (3.0.0) 0 | plg_system_languagefilter (3.0.0) 0 | plg_system_log (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_logout (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_logrotation (3.9.0) 1 | plg_system_privacyconsent (3.9.0) 0 | plg_system_redirect (3.0.0) 0 | plg_system_remember (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_sef (3.0.0) 1 | plg_system_sessiongc (3.8.6) 1 | plg_system_skipto (4.0.0) 1 | plg_system_stats (3.5.0) 1 | plg_system_updatenotification (3.5.0) 1 | plg_system_webauthn (4.0.0) 1 | plg_twofactorauth_totp (3.2.0) 0 | plg_twofactorauth_yubikey (3.2.0) 0 | plg_user_contactcreator (3.0.0) 0 | plg_user_joomla (3.0.0) 1 | plg_user_profile (3.0.0) 0 | plg_user_terms (3.9.0) 0 | plg_user_token (3.9.0) 1 | plg_webservices_banners (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_config (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_content (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_installer (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_languages (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_menus (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_messages (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_modules (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_newsfeeds (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_plugins (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_privacy (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_redirect (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_tags (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_templates (4.0.0) 1 | plg_webservices_users (4.0.0) 1 | plg_workflow_featuring (4.0.0) 1 | plg_workflow_notification (4.0.0) 1 | plg_workflow_publishing (4.0.0) 1 |
3rd Party:: plg_editors_codemirror (5.63.1) 1 | plg_editors_tinymce (5.9.2) 1 |
Templates Discovered :: wrote:Templates :: Site :: cassiopeia (1.0) 1 |
Templates :: Admin :: atum (1.0) 1 |

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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by Webdongle » Tue Nov 02, 2021 4:34 pm

What virtual Host are you using?
http://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/
https://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/updating-joomla.html
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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by brian » Tue Nov 02, 2021 6:30 pm

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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by Webdongle » Tue Nov 02, 2021 6:42 pm

Ah yes see it now. Ok try Wamp
http://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/
https://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/updating-joomla.html
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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by frances-l-p » Mon Nov 15, 2021 4:55 pm

Thanks for this but is there no other option but to rebuild my local host?

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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by rlw8898 » Tue Nov 16, 2021 7:17 pm

I had the same problem using php 7.4.21. Installed XAMPP 8.0.11 (php 8.0.11) and it fixed the problem. You might try the newest XAMPP.

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Re: Superuser not created during Joomla 4 install

Post by Webdongle » Tue Nov 16, 2021 7:38 pm

Cant change php on the fly with xampp
http://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/
https://www.weblinksonline.co.uk/updating-joomla.html
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