My first Sage theme coming along nicely:
But when I uploaded to the production server via FTP (I know, I know) the home page comes up with a 404. Troubleshooting, I replaced with Sage master files (after
gulp of course) and still getting a url bar like: www.website.com/index.html and a 404.
Played around with
Soil - nope
activating core themes - there’s the posts
setting home to static page - nope
permalink settings - this was interesting 'cause on default settings message:
The requested URL /index.html was not found on this server.
What noob mistake am I making, please?
Tried it on a different WP install (same server) and it’s working happily so apparently its an issue with either
- The WP install
- The WP Configuration
- List item
And the winner is: THREE, List Item.
I think it may have been a combination of:
the fact that DNS isn’t actually connecting the IP and the URL and I’m just pointing there in my
These lines in the
Not sure how those lines got there. (The server account is old, maybe I wanted it passwd protected at some point.) Commented them out, played around with permalinks a bit and we seem to be up and running properly.