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How to Setup FTP to use in locally hosted wordpress

I have installed wordpress on my ubuntu 10.10 desktop edition and I am trying to install plugin from the browser (I know I can drop it to the wp-content/plugin but I want to do it via the web browser ...
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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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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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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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deploy multiple wordpress sites with juju

This may seem like an obvious question, but can you deploy multiple (distinct) wordpress sites with their own databases etc? But using a single deployment? So not dedicated vm's for each sites ...
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chown: changing ownership of `…': Operation not permitted

I'm trying to install Wordpress using the following installations. However, when I attempt to open the browser to set up Wordpress, I get an error that there is a problem establishing a database ...
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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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Chrome mistakenly downloads localhost/wordpress pages, but Firefox doesn't

I have Wordpress installed at http://localhost/wordpress When I try and view a page in Chrome, it downloads the PHP file rather than showing the page. When I view in Firefox, everything works fine. ...
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juju wordpress open-ports: []

testing juju from the ppa on aws on precise. Environment successfully bootstrapped, mysql and wordpress unit started, db relationship successfully added. On exposure of wordpress I have no open ports ...
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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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Juju wordpress charm doesn't update from git

I have set the wp-config string to my git repo. It gets everything fine but the charm is not picking up changes. I make changes to my local copy of the wp-content then push it to my git remote repo ...
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wordpress mysql physical files .MYD not in /var/lib/mysql/dbname

I installed wordpress on my home server (multisite install + varnish cache). Now I'm looking into /var/lib/mysql/dbname to recover the mysql files, and here is what I find : All the important tables ...
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Permissions problem when upgrading Wordpress to 3.2 through the admin interface

I'm using 10.04 server I'm trying to upgrade Wordpress through the admin interface. I have a vsftpd server running and it is accepting local connections. For my FTP credentials I supplied the ...
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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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I'm getting an error with nginx, php and wordpress - 502 Bad Gateway

Using the sample recipe I am deploying a WordPress solution on EC2: juju bootstrap --constraints "instance-type=t1.micro" juju set-constraints instance-type=t1.micro juju debug-log juju deploy mysql ...
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How do I tune WordPress to make my site more responsive?

I have a Linode that has Ubuntu loaded and am hosting a WordPress site. I would like to optimize my site so that I no longer get Out of Memory errors like the following: Killed process 16660 ...
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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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How to use the Wordpress Juju charm to add existing database content

I've been looking at the Wordpress juju charm and I'd like to use it to create instances of developer.ubuntu.com for testing and design purposes. I believe I can use it as-is, apart from one bit: the ...
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Extremely slow upload speeds in nautilus with FTP [closed]

I was at home uploading a WP site and it's maxing at 4.2kb. I did a speed test and im getting ~1MB upload (my home ISP caps it out at that). I uploaded a 5MB file via Chrome, to test, and it uploaded ...
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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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php5-fpm incomplete install - no config file

I've set up a server with Ubuntu 11.04 and Nginx+PHP-FPM+Varnish+APC+MySQL+Memcached+WordPress. Everything runs pretty nice, but there is a tiny problem with the PHP-FPM service. Install goes OK after ...
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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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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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Postfix Server - Wordpress

I have installed postfix on my Ubuntu server. I want it to send mail to my subscribers on the blog. I have installed the SMTP plugin for wordpress so its not using php mail. But any time anybody signs ...
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Require assistance with failed to open stream: Permission denied in

I have set up (actually migrated) wordpress on ubuntu 10.04 with apache2 and everything works great. However, I'm getting the following error when using a plugin to upload files to the server: ...
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WordPress asks for FTP credentials, even though owner of the whole /var/www is www-data

I'm trying to get WordPress to run on my local Ubuntu 12.10 installation. When I try to install themes/plugins, it asks me for FTP credentials. I've been trying to get this to work for 2 days now. ...
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Where can I get Ubuntu templates/themes for Joomla or Wordpress?

May you suggest me how to recreate/build a template/theme similar to askubuntu for a Joomla/Wordpress web site please?
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How to deploy multiple charms on the bootstrapped node or on a single node?

I've been wondering if it is possible to deploy a charm, say for example, a wordpress charm to a single node. i.e. bootstrapped node + mysql node + wordpress node = 1 node One scenario can be: ...
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How come I can not install plugins on my local Wordpress install?

I got WordPress up and running fine on Ubuntu 10.04 by using this source except that when I try to update and install themes/plugins I get this following error message in wp-admin page: Installing ...
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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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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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How do I configure Wordpress to update automatically?

I installed apache2, mysql, php5 and phpmyadmin Now i moved my old Wordpress installtion from my htdocs Folder under Windows in my /var/www/ Folder under Ubuntu. Now, when i want to update some of ...
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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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Running juju, how do you edit files?

Juju does not associate keyfiles with the instances it creates, so you cannot ssh with them. I tried connecting with filezilla using port 22 (open) using the username juju-admin and the admin-secret ...
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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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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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Default file hierarchy for juju created instances

What is the default file hierarchy for juju created instances? For instance, on a wordpress install, where would the wp-content folder show up? It doesn't seem to be in /var/www.
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Why is my WordPress installation unable to create a directory?

I am a new user of Ubuntu 12.04 64 bit and I want to test WordPress on my local PC installation. I've only installed LAMP and the latest version of WordPress for now. Further actions were creating a ...
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Incompatibility between WP super cache and PHP APC?

I'm using the "WP super cache" WordPress plugin on a Ubuntu 12.04 server and found it is incompatible with php APC. After installing and activating the WordPress plugin, the blog was down and users ...
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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 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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Is the rewrite module activated for nginx in the Wordpress juju

Is the rewrite module activated for nginx in the Wordpress juju? When I change the permalink to anything other than default I get bad gateway. rewrite is mandatory for buddypress to function ...
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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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How do I keep my WordPress content in a private git repository?

I have got my wordpress up and running. Now I want the wp-content to sync with my private git. How do I modify the following code to include username and password to my private git? juju set ...
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juju wordpress deploy using lxc

Since I use LXC alot, I've been waiting for the new go version of juju to support LXC again for sometime now! I just reinstalled juju .7 I am running Ubuntu 13.04 my environment.yaml has - type: ...
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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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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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Asking for authentication informationon Ubuntu 12.04 with XAMPP

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with XAMPP. In Ubuntu I'm using XAMPP as localhost. I'm using wordpress, but when I'm installing a new theme or plugin it is asking me for authentication information like ...
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Change language encoding for file uploading

Previously we were running a Wordpress site on a Mac OS Server machine. We had several hundred images with Chinese characters for the image names. Now we're trying to migrate to a Ubuntu system and ...
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Trouble working on wordpress development locally due to file permissions

I am a newbie wordpress developer switched to ubuntu 12.04 from win 7. I find these root file permissions really difficult to deal with. i installed geany but can't open root files with it. How do ...