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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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local wordpress installation, plugin installation and file permissions

I have a local wordpress installation and got everything working, until I tried to install a new plugin. Trying to activate the plugin, wordpress asked me for FTP connection information, which I ...
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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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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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How i can install wordpress & joomla in ubuntu 13.04?

I am new in linux. I already install lampp server with php my admin in ubuntu 13.04. But I can not install any cms like wordpress, joomla & cannot access from browser address bar. Please help me.
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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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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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Wordpress permissions Ubuntu

While trying to upload a header image to Wordpress theme twenty eleven I get this error: Unable to create directory /srv/www/wp-uploads/i3e.ndu.edu.lb/2012/11. Is its parent directory writable by the ...
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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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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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404 error when permalink enabled in wordpress - Ubuntu 13.10

I have my VPS Server with installed ubuntu 13.10 I've installed wordpress on it via ftp and configured it. Then created few pages and enabled permalink. Unfortunately, instead of pages it shows me ...
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How to I setup a local Wordpress site?

I want to create a site based on Wordpress that is only accessible from my own machine (localhost). In other words, I do not want my computer to be a server. I just want it to have all the files ...
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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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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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How to give apache2 permission to write and read files?

When I installed Wordpress in my Ubuntu 12.04 I found that Wordpress itself not write wp.config file. He tell me to copy this into wp.config file. Look Like wordpress not able to write the files. ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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agent-state-info: 'hook failed: “config-changed” deploy wordpress using juju

I have one virtual machine on Windows Azure. I have installed juju inside my virtual machine. I want to deploy wordpress on my vm. I'm run on 64 bit machine I've read this blog about step by step how ...
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What's the recommended way to install Wordpress from packages on a server?

I've got a LAMP server available from http://91.xxx.xx.xx/ (just an example IP address), and I'd like to install Wordpress there. I've gone as far as doing a simple sudo apt-get install wordpress to ...
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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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Wordpress Can't install plugins

This what I get when I try to install wordpress plugins or themes on Ubuntu 12.04 Downloading install package from https://downloads.wordpress.org/plugin/simple-social-icons.1.0.5.zip… Unpacking ...
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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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Have setup https but doesn't show my website ?

Ok i have set up my SSl certs by adding ServerName localhost SSLEngine on SSLCertificateFile /etc/ssl/certs/hidden_net.crt SSLCertificateKeyFile /etc/ssl/private/myserver.key it ...
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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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Can't access some websites using Ubuntu 13.10

Something's wrong with Ubuntu. Since I've upgraded to 13.10, I can't access some websites for no apparent reason. I've tried everything imaginable to solve this problem : Made sure that MTUs are ...
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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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Juju MySQL for WordPress with Percona

Is there any benefit in using Percona as a distro for WordPress? Does it actually allow me to use Extradb or is it still limited to Innobd?
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Multiple deployments, one machine, how to expose them all

In juju, if you were to create multiple wordpress (or any other) deployments on the same machine, how would you set that up such that all of those sites could be simultaneously exposed while being ...
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Ubuntu Web Server is not Accessible outside Localhost

I have a web server running the latest version of Ubuntu, LAMP stack and everything else required to run a local server. I managed to install wordpress on localhost/wordpress. And going to just ...
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12.04 - MySql won't start by using service mysql start

The only way I was able to get MySql to start was to issue: mysqld When I issued this command, it started rolling back some database transactions that were conflicted. I have tried issuing ...