#30941 – Partial reinstall due to invalid token when swithching to https

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Friday, 15 February 2019 06:11 CST
I have switched from http to https ulsing htaccess in two sites and i've been unable to login to SOLO due to an invalid security token error. The only way I've been able to solve it is renaming config.inc.php and reentering the backup code. This occurs with older versions of SOLO so I'm unaware if it still occurs

Thank you
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PHP version (in x.y.z format) 5.4
Akeeba Solo version (x.y.x) More than one month old
 
biopgoo
Friday, 15 February 2019 08:12 CST
Hello,

yes, that's correct.
The full URL is used to create the secret token, so switching from HTTP to HTTPS will produce the error you reported.
The only solution is to re-configure Akeeba Solo, so the secret token will be correctly generated.


Davide Tampellini

Developer and Support Staff



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tampe125
Friday, 15 February 2019 10:11 CST
Is there a way to make it work without renaming config.inc and doing a partial reinstall?

Can we directly edit config.inc.php?

 
biopgoo
Friday, 15 February 2019 10:28 CST
If you edit the variable live_site by adding the right protocol, I think it should work.


Davide Tampellini

Developer and Support Staff



Italian: native

English: good



Please keep in mind my timezone and cultural differences when reading my replies. Thank you!



tampe125
Sunday, 17 March 2019 18:17 CDT
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