Try putting this into your bb-config.php
$bb->uri = 'http://your-domain-name.com/forums/';
I tried that Please see http://absolute-truth.net/forums/ my Intended place. You can see the “No page found” and the tags linking to the location where the forums is currently located within the plugins directory.
You don’t actually have bbpress installed underneath wordpress do you?
if so, that’s really not good design
move it to
bbPress is not a wordpress plugin, it’s a standalone program
I saw somewhere you shall run into cookie problem with wordpress authentication if bbpress is not installed as a subfolder under WP. Nevertheless that’s exactly what I want to do and Iam unable to do. I haven’t deleted the http://absolute-truth.net/blog/wp-content/plugins/bbpress/ installation, I copied the whole bbpress to /forums and tried to re-install bbpress with bb-config commented. It failed in step 2. Thats where Iam. Unfortunately there is no step by step procedure to relocate bbpress.
The cookies are a different problem, you have to set the cookies to use the root
/ and not a sub-folder.
See if it allows you into
and change the
bbPress address (URL)
The second worked I changed the options from the existing place to /forums. After that http://absolute-truth.net/forums/ showed the posts but the template was not applied, it had a crude look. Now I deleted the bbpress under plugins. Now it doesn’t show up anything. So there seems to be some dependency with the old area. Is that dependency in the Database?
Are you certain you have bbpress installed under your
Because I am fairly certain you don’t.
If you did, this would work
(unless you deleted that file, which is unlikely)
/forums/ should be at the same level that
Sorry that was due to some other problem. Now it works without any problem. So the key is to change the URL in the general options and physically relocating the files. Thanks