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Installing wordpress with remote access

Probably a very easy question to solve, but is there any recent information on how to install wordpress with remote access? I've found a few online but they're all a few years old and giving ...
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Wordpress can't see symlink theme

I know there are security issues with symlinks but this is for development purposes on my local machine only. I am trying to set up my wordpress development server. My workflow results in a build ...
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Major Server Issue

lately I have been loading my website, and almost every time I do (once or twice a day) the message: "Error establishing a database connection". I have resolved it temporarily by stopping and starting ...
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localhost wordpress accepts my post. but not displayes with my changed permalink

I have installed wordpress in my ubuntu desktop 14.04 and LAMP server installed it. that is in the directory /var/www/public/wordpress. after the installation has been completed the site works ...
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Abort class-pclzip.php : Missing zlib extensions

Since I recovered from some mess that I was having after upgrading my Ubuntu server to 14.04, the two Wordpress websites that I have hosted on the server have been randomly displaying the following ...
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Why do I get 404 on LAMP Permalinks (Using wordpress)

I have been working on a website on an ubuntu server (amazone) and I get 404s entering pages. I'll give all the information I can regarding the problem. On WordPress Refresh page: I ...
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YouTube video plays fine on Youtube website but plays back choppy in WP blog regardless of browser

Anyway... I have placed a video welcome message in my WP blog homepage. It is nothing huge or special but there it is. Now it plays back OK in youtube ( recorded on my phone so not spectacular ...
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Problems setting up LAMP on Lubuntu

Trying to install LAMP to localhost in order to tryout a wordpress site. Following these tutorials: 1- http://www.wpexplorer.com/locally-install-wordpress-on-ubuntu/ 2- ...
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How can I set up multiple local wordpress sites using wordpress from the repo?

I want to set up multiple local Wordpress sites for test purposes. I tried the following instructions: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WordPress ...
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MySQL Server keep shutting down

mysql server is keep shutting down, i am using DigitalOcean 512 MB Memory and 20GB Disk. I am running WordPress and iRedMail. Here are my Error Logs: Version: '5.5.38-0ubuntu0.14.04.1' socket: ...
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SSL23_GET_SERVER_HELLO:unknown protocol when trying to access HTTPS URL

While trying to create a staging environment for my WORDPRESS website, I am not quite able to setup the HTTPS configuration. I copied the wordpress folder and backed up Mysql database and was able to ...
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Wordpress can't upload files

I have installed LAMP stack and Wordpress on a local apache2 server using the tutorials here- ...
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permiss in Apache2 Ubuntu

Please help me for permiss in Ubuntu. I setup Apache2 on Ubuntu 14.04 and I was config documentRoot to /mnt/Data/public_html I was changed owner: sudo chown -R user_name:www-data ...
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Installing wordpress on ubuntu 14.04LTS [duplicate]

I am trying to install wordpress locally. I tried the instructions described here. But when I point my browser to http://localhost/wordpress it turns to a 404 not found page.
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WordPress FTP permissions

I'm trying to learn about web administration, but I have several hiccups: How do I configure the FTP user account in order to install WordPress plugins, etc. securely so that no one can hack my ...
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Apache not starting in Ubuntu 14.04 after updating /etc/apache2/apache2.conf

Before the question let me give some background info: I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed on Digital Ocean droplet and have set up Wordpress on that using ...
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Unable to install wordpress theme in Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop

I have my wordpress installed and started fine at this http://localhost/wordpress $cd /var $ls -l ... drwxr-xr-x 4 root root 4096 नवम्बर 13 23:33 www $ls -l www drwxr-xr-x 5 user1 user1 4096 ...
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your host may have disabled the mail() function

After installing lampp, I have this error on a website (a wordpress locally hosted) trying to send an email: The e-mail could not be sent. Possible reason: your host may have disabled the mail() ...
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htaccess in a directory under one with another htaccess

On my Apache Server on a Ubuntu machine, I have this structure to host a website under '/' and a WordPress blog under '/myblog' directory: --- root_directory/.htaccess --- root_directory/php_stuff ...
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Cannot get nginx to render my WordPress site

I am new to nginx but I followed religiously all the tutorials and tried to setup my WordPress site but I have an issue at the moment I cannot resolve. Basically I have the following configuration in ...
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JUJU - deployed wordpress and mysql - Error establishing a database connection

After a week of deploying wordpress on juju with mysql, the site has gone down with the error: "Error establishing a database connection". Juju status is not working at all and I can't seem to ssh on ...
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Database error. Wordpress. MySQL have shut down at 10:00 am

Could you please tell me what's wrong with my MySQL? Ubuntu 14.04. I can't understand what's going on.. 140912 10:00:55 [Warning] Using unique option prefix myisam-recover instead of ...
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Giving ownership of the directory to the apache user?

I have installed wordpress on LAMP. As I am new one to Ubuntu. So, I Used this online tutorial How to install wordpress on ubuntu manually But when I am trying to give ownership of the directory to ...
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Wordpress / Apache Permissions

I have Apache and wordpress installed on my ubuntu, everytime I try to upload a widget or anything, I get an error... Tried using.. $ sudo chmod 777 /var/www* but still nothing.. Any Advice? ...
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Cannot Write to www and update wordpress at same time

I have LAMP installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 server and am using apache as a web server. I am going to be using the web server for Wordpress primarily. The problem I am running into is that I cannot ...
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Example Wordpress content from github missing for juju charm

I'm looking into using the Wordpress JuJu charm but am blocked right from the get go because the link they give http://github.com/jujutools/wordpress-site for what a wordpress site should look like ...
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Can I add Wordpress 3.9.1 from utopic to trusty

You may find this a silly idea but I was just wondering if it is possible to install Wordpress 3.9.1 from utopic instead of the 3.8.2 version on trusty. The idea is to have a WP 3.9.1 setup with ...
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Getting SFTP to update Wordpress

It took me a while to figure out how to install SFTP, and set up a user, sftpwp, that was restricted to it's own home directory and to using only those commands that are internal to SFTP. I created ...
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Wordpress Could not create directory [duplicate]

I am trying to install a plugin for Wordpress on Ubuntu 14.04 Server but it keeps failing. I assume it is a rights issue because of a directory not being able to create. This is my last ditch effort I ...
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404 not found error on apache2 [duplicate]

I have installed apache2, actual php version, mysql server and vsftp on my new Ubuntu server. I also installed wordpress and gave the user www-data all rights for /var/www/* and put it to 755. I ...
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How do I install WordPress.org?

I learnt recently that the WordPress software in the Software Centre is WordPress.com, I want WordPress.org as it's more feature-full. I have downloaded the zip file and extracted its contents but ...
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How do I install plugins for WordPress?

I've installed WordPress by the Software Centre, now what I'm interested in doing is adding plugins and the codex centre (http://codex.wordpress.org/Managing_Plugins) tells me that I should see a ...
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Can't Deploy Wordpress with juju

Successfully deployed mysql on machine 0, and forced deployment of wordpress on the same machine, i.e., juju deploy --to 0 -repository:/xxxx local:trusty:/wordpress. juju status shows installation ...
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Quick way to dump a Wordpress database without digging through configuration files?

I've got a load of Wordpress sites to move around and modify this afternoon. Yay. Like any good developer, I want to back up things before I Hulk-out and break everything. The site's files are mostly ...
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Bind9 won't work after Virtualbox import

I made an update from Ubuntu 13.04 to 14.04 for my host computer and before updating I copied all the Virtualbox contents - I had an 12.04 LTS server and a client. After updating I imported them again ...
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How do I install Wordpress from tar.gz?

So I have wordpress-3.8.1.tar.gz whch I want to install (I know it's older version). I extract this file and ./configure says: bash: ./configure: No such file or directory So how do I install this ...
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Delete all files that contain a particular string?

I changed my wordpress theme. The older one created so much images on server. My new theme doesnt need them, so I want to remove all. How can I do that? For example: Default image: ...
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Nginx failing to reload - how to track down why?

Hi I've had my Nginx server running great on Ubuntu server 12.04 for a while. I've been gradually bolting on various bits, and got as far as optimising load times on my wordpress page. After making ...
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Migrating From WAMP to Ubuntu Desktop

I am moving my Wordpress site from a WAMP stack on Win7 to Ubuntu Desktop 13.10. Upon export i realized that all the tables had been written as InnoDB rather than MyISAM, so i did a find/replace to ...
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juju can't run wordpress on a local machine and agent-state is pending?

Following this instruction and using juju switch local for installing on my laptop as local host, I get the below error when I run juju status,why? error: container "onrea-local-machine-1" is already ...
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Destroying service before removing the relation causes both services to hang at dying

I deployed wordpress and mysql and add relation between wordpress and mysql. I try to destroy wordpress before removing the relation between wordpress and mysql. Now, both services are hanging at ...
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Unable to create directory

Can help me anyone here ? Unable to create directory /srv/www/wp-uploads/localhost/2014/03. Is its parent directory writable by the server?
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what can be done juju for wordpress users? How To Work with it? [closed]

juju is important to shop online? ... how to use it? especially for user wordpress .., I just hear juju associated with wordpress what is juju deploy wordpress? enter link description here
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wordpress upload permission on nginx & ubuntu [closed]

I have a problem with permission on nginx/ubuntu VPS. keep getting the error: “asr.jpg” has failed to upload due to an error Unable to create directory uploads/2014/02. Is its parent directory ...
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How to get latest Wordpress on 12.04.4 LTS

I have a server running Ubuntu 12.04.4 x64 , and want to install latest wordpress. I have two options use apt-get to install the package (sudo apt-get install wordpress) install the latest version ...
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How to upload images in wordpress? [closed]

I'm new to Ubuntu and Wordpress. when I'm trying to upload image in Wordpress its says Unable to create directory localhost/2014/01. Is its parent directory writable by the server?
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Is there a way to increase the upload limit wtih the nginx charm?

Am using Wordpress in Juju Cloud.....When trying to upload a Theme of more than 500 kb...its showing "413 Request Entity Too Large" nginx/1.1.19 .. I just followed the following process to ...
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12.04.4 + MySQL 5.5 + Wordpress - MySQL Service Fails to Start

It appears that the issue is around the MySQL services starting as I receive the following in my /var/log/syslog when I attempt to restart the mysql service: Jan 17 08:19:38 blog kernel: [ ...
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Ubuntu server sending mail from www-data

I am running a server with Ubuntu 12.04 and three wordpress installations, some ftp server and a basic postfix to send mails with wordpress. additionally I am using webmin to administrate this system. ...
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Wordpress alias problem

I have configuration like this: Alias /blog /usr/share/wordpress Alias /blog/wp-content /var/lib/wordpress/wp-content <Directory /usr/share/wordpress> Options FollowSymLinks ...