Thank you for your help! Even 64M didn't seem to be enough, and I'm on shared hosting so I don't want to overdo it.
The link gave me the idea to go into the database through phpmyadmin. I looked up the owner_guid of the spam account and then... view reply
I try to delete spam users quickly, but one bot managed to create over 12000 blog posts before I caught it. I now get this error when trying to delete the user:
Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 79...
I determined by looking at the source code that my login/admin problems were caused by another plugin. I removed that and was able to use Cash's DB Validator plugin to repair the database problems I'd created. It worked like a charm!
I'm... view reply
Fantastic!!! Cash is like my elgg guardian angel.
But now I run up against my other problem, which is that I can't log into my admin user to enable/use plugins (I get a black page with just background color). Is there a way to make another user an... view reply
Yup, I did the very bad thing. The problem was I had like 800 spam users to delete. Live and learn, I guess.
So given that I did it, do you think there's any workaround to fix this particular error?
It only hangs when loading the members... view reply
OK, I've been breaking down the problem described here, and I have a more specific question.
Other than my own login problem, the site seems to be working fine, EXCEPT this error I believe I have caused by deleting a user who was a member of a...