I am getting this error during installation. Has anyone else seen this?

You don't have permission to access this page The installer can only be run by a user with the permission to administer site configuration. Refer to the online documentation for more information: Installation Guide

  • There is an open issue on Gitlab for this problem (I think). It might be worth adding specifics of your problem to it to help get it resolved. Commented Aug 1, 2018 at 23:47

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Sometimes even i face similar problem when i try to install CiviCRM. But i make it work by commenting the line that throws this error.

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