You are reading this post which means you are facing the error of “URL rewriting" when Installing CakePHP on Localhost Wamp. Without solving this error, you cant go ahead.
To solve this issue you need to make some changes in the
httpd.conf file of the apache server. If you are using a wamp server, you can access the
httpd.conf file as bellow:
If you are using the XAMPP server then, you can found httpd.conf file in the
xampp/apache/conf/httpd.conf. For any other apache based server config file can be found in
Once you open the config file, you can find a line like
#LoadModule rewrite_module modules/mod_rewrite.so. See the image below:
# in that line in the
httpd.conf file. then save & restart the Apache Server. The problem must be solved. If not then make sure that the code written in
apache/conf/extra/httpd-vhosts.conf file is like the code given below:
<VirtualHost *:80> ServerAdmin admin@localhost DocumentRoot "c:/wamp/www/" ServerName localhost </VirtualHost> <Directory "c:/wamp/www/"> Options FollowSymLinks AllowOverride All Order allow,deny Allow from all </Directory>
apache/conf/httpd.conf file it should be like as below:
<Directory /> Options FollowSymLinks AllowOverride All #Order deny,allow #Deny from all </Directory>
Now after making all the changes, Restart your Apache server. Open your browser and type
You can continue CakePHP development If you are getting a green screen as above. Good luck with CakePHP Framework.