A few questions about a new Saidit installation
submitted 6 months ago by portcity from (self.SaidIt)
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[–]d3rr 2 insightful - 1 fun2 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 0 fun3 insightful - 1 fun - 6 months ago (4 children)
Good stuff man, that's the way to do it. I should test that flow sometime :)
[–]portcity[S] 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun - 6 months ago (3 children)
So I just tested the SSL at the SSL Lab and the domain name http://portcity.online (the cheapest temp domain name I could find till i figure out a good one) got an A rating but the actual IP address failed the test, saying Warning: Inconsistent server setup. Now I need to dig around in the DNS records between the domain and the IP and figure out where I did something wrong ...
[–]magnora7 1 insightful - 1 fun1 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 0 fun2 insightful - 1 fun - 6 months ago (2 children)
Nice I made a post: https://portcity.online/s/Introductions/comments/1/test_post/
Funny when you created the new batch of test data, it actually added data to my existing account! It added a bunch of posts and votes by magnora7 but I didn't make them. Must be a little bug in the test-data code. Funny
[–]portcity[S] 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun - 6 months ago (1 child)
Lol, sorry. You know I didn't do that. I was literally out on a walk by the beach.
But even if the test data code does have a bug, it doesn't matter right? Because presumably I and whoever uses it will eventually delete and filter all of it out.
Thanks so much for testing it! Now I just have to fix this darn SSL problem and [everything else I have to do].
I really can't overstate how much I appreciate what you guys have done. Hopefully if I document my efforts here (and solves I find) it will help others who google and find my posts to install their instances.
[–]magnora7 3 insightful - 1 fun3 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 0 fun4 insightful - 1 fun - 6 months ago (0 children)
Oh no it doesn't matter at all. I just thought it was funny because I've never tried injecting test data after creating an account, only before. I was just laughing at the code's eccentricities, it has no bearing on the functionality of the site.
The SSL thing is not too bad, d3rr has the procedure down to a science, do it how he suggests. We have to do the SSL renewal every 2 months.
Thank you for documenting your path as you launch this! I'm sure it will help others who try and do the same in the future. The more that is documented, the better!
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