OK. For those of you having trouble with the config file deleting itself after uploading a config file manually, try this:
file within a standard text editor and edit the file as outlined below:
line 1256 and find the following code:
two (2) backslashes in front of the code on line 1256 so the final result looks like this:
and close the file. Upload it to the admin/install/
and overwrite the existing install_functions.php
file with the one you just modified.
This will prevent Pixelpost from deleting your file, it will not guarantee a successful connection though. Lets hope for the best...