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I'm using media temple with a fresh install of WordPress in network mode. With subdomains off.

define( 'SUBDOMAIN_INSTALL', false );

I've followed Media Temple's *wildcard configuration (not that I think it matters) and I'm finding that when I create a new site nothing is working except it displaying a very basic page.

Any ideas what would cause this?


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Actually, it is because you set up wildcard subdomains. You don't need to set them up if you just want to use subfolders. Because of this, http://test.shallbetterdesigns.com/wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/style.css can be found, but http://www.shallbetterdesigns.com/test/wp-content/themes/twentyeleven/style.css can't.

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I went ahead a changed the wildcard ServerAlias *.shallbetterdesigns.com to www.shallbetterdesigns.com I deleted the network site and it seems to still be missing the theme. – Zach Shallbetter Sep 9 '11 at 4:03
www.shallbetterdesigns.com is serving me the Apache test page. I am not a server person at all and can't advise you on what exactly to do, but I would carefully undo what you did for the wildcard configuration, not just change things around. – helenhousandi Sep 9 '11 at 5:05
I was able to resolve the issue. I had to remake the site from scratch after deleting the .conf information. – Zach Shallbetter Sep 10 '11 at 4:48

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