On Wed, Oct 11 2017, Blair Alper wrote: > I installed dl. When I got to creating a user, I get the message > "cannot initialize database." I also get the same message when > attempting to access the web interface. The database file exists and > the permissions appear correct.
So you did initialize the DB using sqlite3 -init ... and then used useradmin.php to create an initial user? > /var/spool/dl > drwxr-xr-x 2 www-data www-data 4096 Oct 10 21:06 data > -rw-rw---- 1 www-data www-data 17408 Oct 11 07:09 data.sdb Check that /var/spool/dl itself is owned by www-data. sqlite needs to be able to create lockfiles in it. > user and password to NULL in confwrap.php. Is there a missing step in > the instructions about creating a database user? The main steps are: - create directories - initialize the empty database (sqlite3 -init ...) - create first user (using useradmin.php)