# installing a new extension

magento v1.7.0.2 get this error when trying to install a new extension. I just want to take the site offline/ permanent maintenance mode.

any help?

• much harder to read than plaintext. tddr. – hownowbrowncow Nov 17 '14 at 21:14
• Did you manage to get the issue resolved? – Sander Mangel Dec 18 '14 at 12:37

Next to that, if you want to take the site offline you can always add the maintenance.flag file to your shops root directory