i have installation problem on Hostgator

asked Sep 26, 2013 by robin (120 points)
i did try to install gotoaster on hostgator, i got to the first steps but after that its saying:
Checking Server Requirements and Checking file system permissions
all came up ok but when i click "next" nothing happen just appear loading then back to stays on same page.

i did followed your instruction, as u said i did add to .htaccess file line AddHandler application/x-httpd-php53 .php .php5 .php4 .php3
stil nthing happen so could you please tell me what am i doing wrong?
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answered Sep 26, 2013 by batman (140 points)
Hey robin, create test.php with "<?php phpinfo(); ?>"
and check that it's showing PHP 5.3

Do you have any errors in php error log or apache log?
Is it shared hosing or dedicated server?
commented Sep 26, 2013 by robin (120 points)
it's share hosting

PHP Version 5.3.27


Linux gator2006.hostgator.com 3.2.45 #1 SMP Tue May 14 10:21:52 CDT 2013 x86_64

Build Date

Aug 30 2013 13:07:48

Configure Command

'./configure' '--enable-bcmath' '--enable-calendar' '--enable-dbase' '--enable-exif' '--enable-fastcgi' '--enable-ftp' '--enable-gd-native-ttf' '--enable-libxml' '--enable-magic-quotes' '--enable-mbstring' '--enable-pdo' '--enable-soap' '--enable-sockets' '--enable-sqlite-utf8' '--enable-wddx' '--enable-zip' '--prefix=/opt/php53' '--with-bz2' '--with-curl' '--with-freetype-dir=/usr' '--with-gd' '--with-gettext' '--with-imap-ssl' '--with-imap=/opt/php_with_imap_client/' '--with-jpeg-dir=/usr' '--with-kerberos' '--with-libexpat-dir=/usr' '--with-mcrypt=/opt/libmcrypt/' '--with-mhash' '--with-mime-magic' '--with-mssql=/usr' '--with-mysql=/usr' '--with-mysql-sock=/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock' '--with-mysqli=/usr/bin/mysql_config' '--with-openssl' '--with-pcre-regex' '--with-pdo-mysql' '--with-png-dir=/usr' '--with-pspell' '--with-tidy' '--with-ttf' '--with-unixODBC=/usr' '--with-xmlrpc' '--with-xsl' '--with-zlib' '--with-zlib-dir=/usr' '--enable-intl' '--with-gmp' '--with-sqlite'

Server API


Virtual Directory Support


Configuration File (php.ini) Path


Loaded Configuration File


Scan this dir for additional .ini files


Additional .ini files parsed




PHP Extension


Zend Extension


Zend Extension Build


PHP Extension Build


Debug Build


Thread Safety


Zend Memory Manager


Zend Multibyte Support


IPv6 Support


Registered PHP Streams

https, ftps, compress.zlib, compress.bzip2, php, file, glob, data, http, ftp, phar, zip

Registered Stream Socket Transports

tcp, udp, unix, udg, ssl, sslv3, sslv2, tls

Registered Stream Filters

zlib.*, bzip2.*, convert.iconv.*, mcrypt.*, mdecrypt.*, string.rot13, string.toupper, string.tolower, string.strip_tags, convert.*, consumed, dechunk

This program makes use of the Zend Scripting Language Engine:
Zend Engine v2.3.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2013 Zend Technologies
    with the ionCube PHP Loader v4.2.2, Copyright (c) 2002-2012, by ionCube Ltd., and
    with Zend Guard Loader v3.3, Copyright (c) 1998-2010, by Zend Technologies
commented Sep 26, 2013 by robin (120 points)
and there's no errors