View Full Version : logging into cp without javascript?

10-21-2007, 05:22 AM
We just signed up, and can't login, because there's some goofy script redirect in the Site Manager main page:


What does that translate into?
I've already tried the obvious (tacking that onto http://YourDomain.com/manager/).

Lowering my browser security settings is not an option, so please, let's not digress into that. :(

Other than that, Westhost support has been great! I don't want to pester them at this hour, so figured I'd post here. :)

10-21-2007, 06:42 AM
It is simply redirecting your browser to yourdomain.com/cgi-bin/.admin.redirect.sh

10-22-2007, 12:33 PM
Ah! I had only tried the full version (see below), and didn't think of just removing the "manager" part - thanks! :)

[21/Oct/2007:04:28:15 -0600] "GET /manager/ HTTP/1.1" 200 93
[21/Oct/2007:04:28:36 -0600] "GET /manager/cgi-bin/.admin.redirect.sh HTTP/1.1" 404 312
[21/Oct/2007:04:28:53 -0600] "GET /manager/.admin.redirect.sh HTTP/1.1" 403 308

Alas, the cp effectively does not work without javascript (couldn't even logout). :(

Is that a 3.0 only issue?
One of my colleagues asked several months ago, and was assured that the cp was functional without javascript, but that was in the 2.0 only days.

10-22-2007, 04:28 PM
Not sure if javascript is a requirement of Site Manager on 3.0 or not. You might want to shoot a support ticket off to WestHost to check.

Why is it you do not want to allow javascript? You can set your browser to allow only approved sites to use javascript.