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running the installer script, I am getting this message right off the bat
"The Drupal installer requires write permissions to ./sites/default/settings.php during the installation process."
YET, when I check the permissions in sites/default/settings.php, they are set to read/write...
I had a drupal4.7 install on this localhost before, and it broke somehow, so I deleted all of those files and replaced them with the 5.0beta. maybe this has something to do with it?