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MAMP stopped working after last minor OSX update

After a minor OSX update (security and some other things on 10.8.5), MAMP stopped working correctly. While PHP is still running normally (my PHP sites are loading OK), there is a serious problem with ...
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How can I install multiple wordpress test sites on WAMP server?

Im new to wamp server, I have already installed wamp server 2.4 and installed wordpress 3.8.1 on it however I want to install another site on it for testing but the localhost keeps telling me that ...
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Who should own the WordPress files?

All my WordPress installation files are owned by the "root". I this OK or should this be changed? Who should be the owner of WordPress files? What's the proper thing to do.
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Simple_html_dom.php memory problems

i am using a plugin which creat posts with youtube videos embed code. when i ran cron, i get this in resulted email. Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate ...
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Wordpress permissions Batch file

I'm trying to setup permissions for Wordpress on IIS 7.5 running in Win7. I created a Batch file to apply permissions. Can anyone let me know if something is wrong, Or needs adding to? Begging of ...
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How to use ownCloud & ownDrive to host and sync wordpress site?

I'm trying to create a wordpress site, and currently I need to host it locally for development. I was using dropbox + xampp for wordpress, but that doesn't resolve my problem for sharing the website ...
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Feature to find out keywords used in Wordpress blogs

In wordpress blog, are there any feature or tool available to find out which are the keywords used to search in blogs? E.g. If anyone has used words like sam, flowers, college etc in blogs I have ...
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WordPress XML Import and Multi language

I am evaluating the possibility to use WordPress to build a crowd-translation website. I have XML files that are in this format: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <transcript> ...
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Has Wordpress any performarce advantage over Joomla on Google App Engine?

I wonder what are the benefits of having Wordpress over Joomla on Google's PaaS. Since Wordpress is officially supported there should be some benefits, right? I have googled for a while and haven't ...
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Mirroring a wordpress website with wget

I'm trying to download a wordpress web-site, my blog actually, and to get the php files as well. So far I've tried - wget -rkp -l3 -np -nH --cut-dirs=1 http://www.sharons.org.uk/ wget -r ...
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Setting up an apache virtual host with working override

I've been fighting this for many hours now, and I'm very frustrated. Apache just doesn't make sense to me; I'd greatly appreciate any advice. Please read through what I've written, as I've read ...
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Wget: Getting Only the WordPress Blog Posts (Not Tag Files etc.)

I've been struggling with Wget to download a readable offline copy of a WordPress.com blog. The blog consists of about 90 posts. In my usage so far, Wget downloads about 2,500 files. The largest ...
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Wget: Getting the Archives Links in a WordPress Blog

I am using Wget to create a readable offline copy of my WordPress.com blog. My blog features an Archives widget with a drop-down menu. This menu shows the posts from a given month. For example, I can ...
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Can I Download And Upload Videos With My Ubuntu Server Or Vps

I want to upload videos to my website but my upload speed is very slow. Is it possible to download videos from somewhere and upload it to my website with my ubuntu server or vps. I am using wordpress. ...
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I've ported my website locally installed to Internet. Is it secure?

Sorry about that ugly title, but I've managed to share my Wordpress installed locally (using WAMP server) to internet, just porting my 80 port to the public 1234 port in my router configuration. So, ...
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How do I set up a virtualhost with wordpress on lamp?

Running Apache 2.4.6, PHP 5.5.8 on Ubuntu 12.04 Here's (in addition to default) my papertower config in sites-available: http://pastebin.com/rb8BPKh6 When I restart, I get this message: ...
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How to make a MySQL database on Ubuntu server? [closed]

I am trying to make a WordPress blog and install WP manually, but the MySQL databases are giving me headaches. Can someone explain what is MySQL and how to make a database? I am using Ubuntu Server ...
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Trying to access linux server via http -getting a password prompt

I'm trying to do a Wordpress installation via ssh on a virtual machine running Debian Wheezy. I can connect to the server just fine using PuTTY but I'm not sure what I should do when it's time to ...
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Wordpress theme's index.php is not showing updates in browser's source. Godaddy hosting

I've run into an issue with a client's Wordpress site, which is hosted on godaddy (Ultimate Web Hosting Linux) I'm trying to update their theme's index.php file. Any changes that I make to that file ...
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How can i block my testing domain for search engine

How can I block this site, that I administer (http://test.puttinout.com/), for search engines? As I have noticed, Google has indexed most of our pages, but we don't need that Google indexes those ...
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File transfer and editing 500 permission error

I am hosting one of my Wordpress sites on a local LAMP in opensuse. I have transferred the site from my backup but when it was installed the site was broken somehow and if try to delete, edit or even ...
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The requested URL xxx was not found on this server

I have been tearing my hair on this for hours..please help.. I have been running several websites on localhost for months without a hitch. Unfortunately last week I had do do a fresh instal of ...
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virtualbox share one git repository for host and guest

What I'm trying to do is to maintain one git repository for my local WordPress development workflow. After much trial and error* I've managed to successfully install Ubuntu 12.04lts on my Windows 7 ...
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500 error after changing directory permission on wordpress

I changed the permission of uploads directory of wordpress on cpanel file manager. After that my site started to give 500 error on homepage. I didn't do anything else. After that I changed the ...
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Redirecting domain to WordPress subdirectory

I am using Wordpress to create a website for an author friend. The website is www.essex-history.com with wordpress installed at www.essex-history.com/wordpress If I set up 301 redirection of the ...
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How to create & sync wordpress website between multiple computers?

I'm trying to start creating a wordpress website, and I need to sync my work between 2 windows 7 PCs. I've tried xampp & ampps, for editing and viewing php files. But haen't yet tried installing ...
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Allowing any MAC admin user to run MySQL server on startup

I recently installed MAMP on our server in order to launch a Wordpress site. Though everything is working fine I am not the computer's main user, something which results in long downtime when it has ...
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Developing locally, showing the client through the web

I'm trying to figure out the best way to show my clients the work I've done for them without having to setup other environments on production servers, etc. ⠀Is there a good way to expose my local ...
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Customizable front end content submission form--with images--plugin or theme for a Buddypress environment in Wordpress?

I help with a Gothic online site that has both professionally created content, but also wants to allow content to be created by users. This content could only created by registered users and it would ...
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Is there a way to export Excel 2010 files into a Wordpress database as ACTUAL Wordpress pages?

This is a strange question, but I run a magazine in wordpress where I really want more control offline for making a page look right, rather than mucking about with it online. (Long story but, as ...
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Wordpress blog site just shows “welcome to nginx” after my vps was halted by support

My vps was recently halted due to coin mining. I worked that out with support and the vps is back but now my wordpress site is not working. It's just showing "Welcome to nginx" instead of the ...
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Moved database from Production to development - get 403 error

I exported a Wordpress mysql database from my production server to my development server because I had done some updates on production and wanted them on dev. Now I get a 403 error and no matter what ...
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Is it possible to access local wordpress site from another computer on the local network? [closed]

What the title states - I have an apache installation listening at port 81. Is there a way to access this from another computer? I'm curious if this sort of thing is possible.
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How can I start over from WordPress locally in WAMP Server?

I'm studying WordPress and doing some experimentations, manipulations with adding pages, editing, etc. First, I installed WAMP Server 2.4, then install WordPress by extracting then moving its folder ...
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When practicing in Wordpress, how to undo all things, revert back and start again from scratch?

In my godaddy.com deluxe hosting, I just "uninstall wordpress" attached to a domain, then all things were all "undone", meaning, I can start from scratch again. Is this a good process, or I might mess ...
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403 Forbidden error on WordPress Directory iMac OS X 10.8.5

A localhost WordPress site that was working up until a few days ago is now giving me the dreaded 403 error. I have chmoded the directory to 777 and still cannot gain access. When I run ls -l ...
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How can I hide the IP address associated with my domain name?

I run a self hosted Wordpress blog off of my home headless Ubuntu Server 12.04. What is the best solution for hiding my IP address number from showing up if someone where to type my domain name into ...
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unable to move files to others dirs on wordpress

I have a website in wordpress and something has happened that I've never seen before. I tried to do uploads, the first upload worked, but the second always show me a error message like this: Warning: ...
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WordPress (TwentyThirteen vs. TwentyTen): Admin Panel: What happened to the Edit Post page Excerpt pane?

In the TwentyTen theme you could click on a post and there was a box called Excerpt. What happened to it. Was it completely removed, and if so why, or is the same functionality still there but ...
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Way to Search Website Page Source?

Is there a method to search the web for website page sources that mentions Wordpress, vbulletin, or Yahoo Site builder? Basically websites using wordpress or something like Yahoo Site builder?
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Special characters in filenames + nginx + php = 404

Recently I moved to a new server after the old one had died. I had wordpress installation there, powered by Apache2 and Gentoo Linux. When moving, I decided to use nginx and Debian instead. I brought ...
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How to set up a private mediawiki or wordpress site that can be accessed from my other laptop?

I bought a chromebook to use as a secondary computer, and once I save up money I'd like to buy a windows laptop as a primary computer (not because i dislike my chromebook, i've been very pleased so ...
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Wordpress does not install completely

I am trying to install Wordpress on Windows 8 with Apache 2.2, php 5.4 and MySQL 5.6. Vhost port is 8080. The installation process goes fine, but on the last stage it seems like Wordpress cannot ...
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W3 Total Cache Modify FTP File Paths

I installed the W3 Total Cache plugin for WordPress and am having a problem: it does not recognize the file paths in my server. For instance, it thinks the WordPress folder is at (I do censor some ...
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Not able to start wordpress local host

I am a newbie in web developing. I installed wordpress locally by following instructions given under:Easy 5 Minute WordPress Installation on Windows, on this link : ...
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Changing wordpress domain url

I mistakenly changed the wordpress url (domain name) wrong domain name in the admin panel under settings. Now I am not able to access the site/admin panel. It is redirecting me to the new domain name ...
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Wordpress Creating Empty database

WordPress Creating Empty database. (there is a database but with out any values!) I am on local WAMP Server 2.4 (PHP 5.4) Windows 8 Wodpress 3.6 (also tried 3.5.1) Wamp Apache is Giving some errors ...
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How to Display Post in Chronological Order using WordPress [closed]

Is it possible to reverse the chronological order of posts so that the order goes from first post to last? I have found one of the answers for this question: "Their is no way to change the order to ...
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Time out when accessing BitNami Wordpress on another PC within network

I'm pretty new to using network related things, but would really appreciate some help. I'm running WordPress on my local PC using BitNami which works well so far. I wanted to try and access the ...
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Wordpress on Linux server - User permissionss issue

I am running CentOS 6.4 and I have installed Wordpress on it. (along with LAMP) Now the problem is, that I cannot make any write changes to any files in the wordpress editor: eg. header.php, ...