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should i delete the install folder?

Mike

XenForo developer
Staff member
#2
No need to, though there's really no harm if you do. Installation is locked and the upgrade is password protected.
 
#5
No need to, though there's really no harm if you do. Installation is locked and the upgrade is password protected.
I dunno... Being a guest without authentication, going to that link directly at:

http://www.YOURDOMAIN.com/install/

results in this:



And that scares me enough that any anonymous user can hit that 'Rebuild Master Data' button or... the 'click here' link...

So my temp solution to this is: chmod 0000 install/
 

mjp

Well-known member
#6
You must have some kind of cookie/cache issue, because I get the "Upgrade System Login" page when I go to /install when I'm not logged in.
 
#7
You must have some kind of cookie/cache issue, because I get the "Upgrade System Login" page when I go to /install when I'm not logged in.
So I was... meh! I loaded up Google Chrome (an installed brower that I NEVER use), plugged in the url, and this is what i got:

 

Brogan

XenForo moderator
Staff member
#8
Indeed, the option to upgrade/rebuild will only appear if you have sufficient priveleges and are logged in.