May 2012 Entries

Apache 2.4 and the missing SSL certificate chain issue, my notes.

I'm running Mahara in a Windows Server 2008 environment using Apache web server and just for fun I wanted to enable SSL :-). I setup SSL and tested the setup using a self-signed certificate, all good, SSL was working. I requested a server certificate from our corporate CA, which is an intermediate CA for GlobalSign, this was done using an online MS certificate server service. When the certificate was ready, I revisit the site, and the certificate is installed automagically into the current user certificate ......

Moodle 2.2.2 Backup Issue

Here’s what happened… Moodle 2.2.2 PHP 5.3.10 IIS 7.5 MS SQL 2008 We have a very large course with 31 topics, each Topic has at least 6 Book Resources and 4 or 5 Quizzes but may have as many as 22 Books and 18 Quizzes.Overnight backups seem to work without reporting errors.We have automated backup configured to include; users, role assignments, activities, blocks, filters, comments, user completion information, logs, and histories.But we are unable to run manual backups of this course. We are unable ......