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Questions tagged [http-code-500]

500 Internal Server Error

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500 error from Mediawiki for first request after an idle period: Premature end of script headers

So I've got a Mediawiki on a subdomain, and until fairly recently everything was fine (if occasionally a little slow). A few weeks ago we started occasionally getting 500 Internal Server errors. ...
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How to load a custom error page on PHP syntax error

When I kick the website I'm building over to my production server, I want the production server to show a custom .html page whenever the user tries to load a page with a PHP error on it. On my in-...
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500 Server Error: Cannot serve directory: No matching directory index

I recently purchased a GoDaddy hosting package and uploaded all of my website files written primarily in PHP from scratch. But when I try going to my site, it only loads the head portion of the file ...
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Prestashop 500 error: rewrite or internal redirection cycle

I am setting up an older prestashop setup on a site and I am getting the following error on some products: 2017/08/09 17:11:03 [error] 19038#0: *414292 rewrite or internal redirection cycle while ...
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Apache 2.4 - Disabled TLS 1.0, custom error page for clients?

With TLS 1.0 disabled this is causing some unneeded troubleshooting for some clients (clients being internal applications of various kinds, mostly case handling applications). By unneeded I mean that ...
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Would this .htaccess alone cause 404 and 500 errors?

My site is down and depending on what I change I get a 500 error or a 404 or a "Forbidden you are not authorized" error. In checking my .htaccess files I found a strange one: <IfModule !...
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How much SEO risk is there having a 500 error for a few milliseconds during deployment?

I'm writing a deployment script that works like this: Copy the current document root site.current in a new folder at the same level. /web/site.current copied to /web/site.new Update the new ...
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Discrepancy in reporting 500 internal errors between Google Webmaster Tools (Search Console) and Moz Pro

Google Webmaster Tools (Search Console) has found 27 500 internal errors within my client's website but Moz Pro is reporting 62. The number of 500 internal errors from Moz has increased since the ...
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The presence of a .htaccess configuration causes a 500 error (even if it is blank)

My htaccess file is giving my webpage a 500 error and I do not understand why ... this is the code: AddHandler application/x-httpd-php56 .php RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} !-f ...
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PHP webpages in sub-directory cannot be accessed

I've got a university club website at thing.uni.ac.uk/meow/foobar which also has the domain foobar.co.uk. I don't have access to the config. I set up this website using HTML/CSS/JS alone and it's been ...
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Wordpress keeps redirecting to non-existent wordpress directory

I've uploaded WordPress to my GoDaddy and when I go to example.com/wp-login.php to login page looks bare. I would expect to see the styled default WordPress login page and secondly when pressing ...
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htaccess ErrorDocument 500 not working

I have a site whose .htaccess file contains: ErrorDocument 404 /errors/404.html ErrorDocument 500 /errors/500.html The 404 redirect works just fine, but when I encounter a 500 Internal Server Error, ...
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Good idea to reveal server error logs to strangers for help diagnosing?

I have a WordPress website that's being served, but with a 500 status code. I want help diagnosing the problem behind the error, but don't know what information in the logs I should keep under wraps ...
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Crawl Error on Disallowed Content

I've got a rule in my robots.txt file: # Crawlers Setup User-agent: * # Directories Disallow: /my_directory/ Yet I am getting entries in my Crawl Errors section of Google Webmaster Tools for this ...
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500 error returns website content

I'm using CloudFlare on my shared host. Recently all search engines and is-it-up sites have been getting a 500 error. I'm not sure who's to blame, my host or CloudFlare. I don't remember changing ...
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Google Webmaster Tools crawl errors reported after using Geo IP delivery

I am using Magento for my site. Recently I blocked my website for the U.S. using the PHP Geo IP Location country database. This means that when people visit from the U.S., the site will show just a ...
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Is this a DNS or server-side error?

I am having difficulty accessing a specific website. (I get 500 Server fault errors) I can access this site on my iPhone when NOT connected to WiFi. I CANNOT access the site when connected to WiFi ...
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Web.config WordPress rewrite rules next to Magento

I've installed Magento on IIS in folder: E:\mydomain\wwwroot (I already have it all running correctly). I have no deeper folder magento, I placed all files directly in the wwwroot folder, so: ...
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In case of a server error, should I change the URL in the address bar?

Let's say the user surfs to http://mysite.com/some-path and encounters error 500 which leads to a custom error page. What is the best practice regarding the URL shown in the address bar while in the ...
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.htaccess file size causes 500 Internal Server Error [closed]

As soon as my .htaccess goes over approx 8410 bytes, I get a 500 Internal Server Error. I don't think this is due to a bad redirect, as I have experimented with redirects in the .htaccess and then ...
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If I have a 500 Internal Server Error should I contact my web hosting or domain registrar?

Who are you supposed to contact when you see a HTTP 500 error?
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Google Webmaster Tools and 500 Errors [closed]

I'm having issues with Google Webmasters not being able reach my pages, although they are there. I'm getting 500 errors in Webmasters, but Google Analytics is picking up the pages ok, so I'm a bit ...
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Clean URLs issue using .htaccess in PHP project

I am working on a PHP laravel project. I am currently facing issues with .htaccess file. I have following .htaccess: <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> Options -MultiViews RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / ...
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Facebook Like Boxes returning 500 Internal Server Error

Since a few days I have seen several of my clients websites, our business website and even my own personal website starting to show blank space where the Facebook Like Box iframe used to be. Here's ...
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Google Webmaster Tools - Crawl errors with 500 status code

I will try to explain the situation: In December 2012 I deployed a website with a sitemap.xml, etc... there were circa 2000 URLs. After a while I changed something on my website, upgrading my pages ...
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SVN Checkout folder as local webroot

I have XAMPP installed and running. I have an SVN working directory (WD) on my local that checks out from the repository. I set up a virtual host in xampp to point to my WD, but my browser (FF) gives ...
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500 error on Joomla website

PHP Fatal error: Call to a member function setQuery() on a non-object in /home/josh/public_html/administrator/components/com_jfusion/plugins/phpbb3/forum.php on line 226 Just moved over to a new ...
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webmaster tools 500 crawl error for asp faceted navigation that does not exist

I am getting around 2,500 type 500 URL errors in Google webmaster tools. These pages are faceted navigation results that can not be reached by a site visitor. These pages do not exist. We are using ...
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Disallow all user agents except one using .htaccess?

I've been struggling to get this .htaccess working. The aim is to disallow all user agents besides my app. The app sends a GET request with a user agent of lets say 'AcmeUpdater'. Whenever I try to ...
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getting 500 intenal error when setting 301 redirect using .htaccess

I am trying to use a 301 redirect to direct users and bots to my new site but when I put the .htaccess live i keep getting a 500 internal error shown. The site is actually a subdomain which i want ...
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How can IIS 7.5 have the error pages for a site reset to the default configuration?

A mishap occurred with web.config to accommodate a subsite existing. I made use of “<location path="." inheritInChildApplications="false">”. Essentially it was a workaround put in place for ...
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Block access to robots.txt file .htaccess

I read in this forum that this .htaccess code should block access to the robot.txt file: RewriteCond %{HTTP_USER_AGENT} ^Mozilla RewriteCond %{HTTP_USER_AGENT} !(Slurp|surfsafely) RewriteRule ^robots\...
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Handling URL Rewrite in IIS5

On an older server, using IIS5, I have an error handling page which for some missing pages uses Server.Transfer to load other pages based on a database. The pages all work for a browser but some ...
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Server Error after trying to update the functions.php [closed]

I recently tried to change the logo on Genesis themed WordPress site using this tutorial: http://anewtab.com/add-logo-genesis-theme I added add_theme_support( 'genesis-custom-header', array( '...
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Why can't I verify my website with Google?

Here's the error I receive when trying to verify: Verification failed for http://oracleoflegends.com/ using the Google Analytics method (1 minute ago). Your verification file returns a status ...
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Replace 404 with 301 to other subdomain

We have two main subdomains on our site: www.example.edu and php.example.edu. Virtually all of our content is on www.example.edu, but there are a few standalone apps hosted on php.example.edu. www....
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Custom 505 and SEO

There is a PHP project that sometimes throws 500 errors, I'm making a customized 500 page so that people realize we are monitoring this event and we will fix the issues. My question is related to SEO ...
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Why is Google Webmaster Tools crawling invalid URLS and showing 500 errors?

Google Webmaster tools is reporting 12k+ 500 errors. Eeek! None of the URLS are valid- they all contain www.youtube.com. First, why is Google crawling these URLS if they don't exist? I supplied a ...
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SocialEngine installation error 500 (Step 3)

I'm trying to install SocialEngine (clean install, empty database, legal license key) but I ran into this error message 500 at Step 3 of the installation: Step 3: Setting up MySQL Database MySQLi ...
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Why a page that works returns a 500 error?

I have this url that seems to work fine but it returns a 500 error. http://comehike.com/outdoors/hike_widget.php?hike_id=164&height=700&width=500 Any idea why that is possibly happening? I ...
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Joomla couldn't create config files and now PHP files give 500 errors on my hosting

I have been playing with a php CMS site for someone that I am ready to deploy but am running into a couple problems that I assume to be hosting related. I have been developing and playing with it ...
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.htaccess issue (500 - Internal Server Error) error

I was trying to learn how to edit and make a .htaccess file using a tutorial found at corz.org, I copied an existing .htaccess file from another site on my localhost and pasted the following content ...
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.htaccess mod_rewrite 500 internal server error

Whenever I place my .htaccess file in my web directory I receive a 500 internal server error and within the error.log file specifying: [Sat Jan 21 13:46:07 2012] [error] [client xx.xx.xxx.xx] Request ...
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Is it possible to send an automatic email to the webmaster when a visitors hits a 500 error page?

Is it possible to send an automatic email that includes details about the requested page to the webmaster when a visitors hits a 500 internal server error page? That way the web master could act ...
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Is there additional overhead for status code 500s?

We have these web applications that require specific information in a query string. If that information is not provided, the applications throw an error. It seems to me that we should explicitly ...
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Meaning of Crawl errors

My question is about definition of Crawl errors in Google Webmaster Tools. Crawl errors is devided into few sections. Let's first consider HTTP section. I assume that all broken links in this ...
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php fopen => 500 Internal Server Error

I have a website hosted on a dedicated server, I noticed that Google and other search engines can't access to the most URLs on my website!! On my localhost I have made a small test : var_dump(fopen('...
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What is adding frog characters to my URLs?

While browsing the "Crawl Errors" section of Google Webmaster Tools, I discovered a set of very strange 500 errors in reference to my site: I was able to track down what these characters are, and ...
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Error 500 on phpMyAdmin via https from “self-signed certificate”?

I have used Cpanel to generate and install a self-signed certificate for HTTPS and now that I have installed phpMyAdmin once I access phpMyAdmin via HTTPS it throws out an error 500 message. Why is ...
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What's wrong with my htaccess ? (500 Error)

I've written a small htaccess file to redirect Internet Explorer users to a specific page Here are the contents : # MS Internet Explorer - Mozilla v4 RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTP_USER_AGENT} ^...