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When setting up Moveable Type create 2 subdirectories called 'mt' - one in the /docs directory, and one in the /cgi-bin directory. Install the various moveable type files to the appropriate folders suggested in the installation process (http://www.movabletype.org/docs/mtinstall.html).
Then please change the following settings in your configuration file (mt.cfg):
# StaticWebPath /path/to/static-files/
NOTE: this works for the v2.661 of Moveable Type (April'04).
mt-load.cgi error during MovableType installation
If you are getting "Loading initial data into system...An error occurred while loading data: Connection error: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)" error messages, the error can likely be corrected by specifying your DBHost parameter explicitly in your mt.cfg file. If you are using your provided MySQL database, set this parameter as:
Problems sending mail in MovableType
If you are experiencing problems sending email in MovableType, you may need to set your email address as email@example.com for you Basic Linux account.