Cannot upload themes in my laptop WordPress 3.0.1, Lucid Lynx Desktop
I am a very new user of Worpress so go easy with me please however by saying that I am fairly savy when it comes to Operating systems.
My aim is to build my first Website in my laptop and then host it somewhere else. I have decided to use WordPress to do that.
I am using Lucid Lynx Desktop and had installed latest LAMP server.
Installed and configured WordPress 3.0.1 and can see my blog under //Localhost/Wordpress in my Laptop.
I am now trying to change the theme hence downloaded some themes from the net. I am now logged in and under Admin Menu I am using Appearance tab to upload a new theme. But when I try to do that this is the error message I am getting:
The uploaded file could not be moved to /var/www/wordpress/wp-content/uploads/
I tried various ways to solve this problem and even CHMOD to give everyone Read, Write and Execute access to this directory but I am still getting this error.
Can someone please help me?
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That said I cannot see why there would be a problem dragging the folder from one file pane to the other.
Not sure what you mean by upload. You would typically download a theme, unzip then drag to the required place.
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