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How to limit file creation permissions to certain file extensions in Linux?

I have an apache webserver running as user apache, and the application I'm hosting (Wordpress) requires certain folders with write permissions by the user apache, I want to limit the write permissions ...
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how to inspect the footer of a website with Firefox GCLI plugin?

How do I use GCLI to view the footer for a wordpress blog? Typically, the footer isn't viewable because as you scroll down, older items are loaded to the page. While not infinite, for practical ...
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Change wordpress port number in nginx

I have a wordpress installation with nginx. It's currently use port 80. But I'd like to change it to something else. So I found /etc/nginx/sites-available/wordpress file and changed the following two ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Server: permissions on /var/www for newly copied files

I ran the following commands to set up ACL on the /var/www folder in my Ubuntu 12.04 Server: sudo usermod -g www-data abe sudo chown -R www-data:www-data /var/www sudo chmod -R 775 /var/www I ...
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DDoS Virus infection (as a unix service) on a Debian 8 VM Webserver

I maintain a (fully updated) Wordpress for a student team on a Virtual Machine on ~okeanos service for a couple of years. Today, the helpdesk informed me that i am conducting DDoS attacks, which - of ...
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How to make titles bold based on date in WordPress?

I am having a WordPress site with static front page and it displays featured and recent posts....I am not using any widgets to achieve this, just using a custom home page template. My requirement is ...
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Wordpress extremely slow in VPS

Recently a client buy a "unmanaged" VPS at 1&1 and since a few days the site running on it, which is a Wordpress, is extremely slow and I can't find what the cause is meaning if it's at software ...
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Apache couldn't be started because port 8888 is in use by some other software

I am having an issue starting up MAMP, when I attemp it, I get this error message: Apache couldn't be started because port 8888 is in use by some other software I have been trying for the last 2 ...
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How can I cloak my Amazon affiliate links in regex format for Wordpress? [closed]

I have many Amazon links, each for different products, on my website and I want a generic redirect link that would point to each of my products. For example I have this link: ...
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Drop down menu disappearing on Wordpress Themed Website (Blogolife Theme by WPLOOK)

The problem pertains to the following website: http://www.secondchanceconsignmentsale.com/ On the top menu, there is only one drop-down under the Consigner menu item. It seems to disappear on me ...
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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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Some files/directories are not listed by ProFTPD server

I just inherited a WordPress site that a client had half-developed by another web developer. The site is hosted on a Strato dedicated server and has got a Plesk installed on it. I just made an FTP ...
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Share local Wordpress site with client

I am using MAMP Pro to develop Wordpress sites on my local machine. I would like to show my progress to a client. MAMP Pro requires to have a third party Dynamic DNS service, I am using no-ip.com. I'm ...
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Wordpress + Virtualbox using virtual host

I'm trying to figure out how to test a development Wordpress site using Virtualbox and so far have not seen an answer to my specific problem. My setup: Using MAMP with a virtual host on OSX Virtual ...
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Invalid password reset key for WordPress

I have forgotten the password to my long neglected WP, 'self'-hosted blog. When I click the 'forgot password' link, I get asked for my email, and then a password reset link gets sent to my mail ...
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Installing Wordpress in Apache

So, I've installed Wordpress in Apache and have it working, i.e. I can browse to it on my hosting server via localhost and it displays my blog, all good and well. But when (anyone) browses to it from ...
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What does it mean when there are many POST requests to /wp-login.php in Apache logs?

The messages are directed toward the WordPress site on my server. These are coming from the access_log, and I don't know if this should worry me or not. There are well over a hundred lines of the ...
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How to get the hostname for my site hosted by wordpress?

I got a link which is like www.example.com/wp-login.php where I can login using the given username and password but I can't connect with filezilla client using hostname as www.example.com or ...
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Images look pixelated in all browsers

I have a WordPress site and I recently noticed a strange effect on the site’s images. They look pixelated despite the perfect size as they are not stretched even if I download the image and open it in ...
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Find issues in PHP site hosted under Nginx and PHP-FPM, no log error

I'm setting up a Wordpress site under Nginx 1.6.2 + PHP-FPM (PHP 5.5.18). This is the configuration for WP site: server { root /var/www/html/jurisprudencia.dev; index index.php ...
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Cant edit hosts file on Windows 8 without safe mode

I'm tryin to get https://github.com/cogitatio/vagrant-hostsupdater working on my PC with Vagrant. The plugin is meant to be able to change the hosts file with my additions but it cant get permission ...
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WAMP 2.5 hangs my Windows 7 SP1 laptop as soon as it starts

I am using WAMP 2.5 with local folder (localhost/websitename) setting. Every time I open WAMP (when internet is connected) it hangs my laptop for a number of minutes and the only option I have, is to ...
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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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PHP exec() causing memory usage to stay high?

I am quite new to using exec() command in php. I am using it along with this script called phantomJS (http://phantomjs.org/) to run a process which creates a pdf of my website's pages. The problem ...
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Access WordPress MySQL database remotely

I want to access a MySql database on a foreign host. I have permission from the owner, but they are clueless with regards to technology (and it seems, so am I). I went through the WordPress codebase ...
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Two domains, two Wordpress installations - do I need one or two databases?

I am using Plesk on my CentOS server and I have two domains. My first domain uses Wordpress. Now I would like to use Wordpress on my second domain. I will install Wordpress second time. Do I need ...
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Wordpress inital configuration using Lynx

Note: posting here, because ServerFault's description is "For professional administrators". Also chat seems unavailable currently. I am trying a stab at making a website. I installed Ubuntu Server ...
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Cannot ping or nslookup local Wordpress

Hi I have created a local WordPress blog using lamp server. I can ping and nslookup localhost, however; i cannot do the same with localhost/WordPress Help please
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Wordpress Visual Composer Plugin Needed

Wordpress Visual Composer Plugin only allows me to add to this elements to the blog posts grid: “Thumbnail”, “Title”, “Text” and “Read more link”. Is there any add-on that will allow me to add the ...
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getting my domain name to point to my amazon ec2 instance with wordpress into it [closed]

I have an EC2 istance on amazon and a domain name bought on hosting24. Inside hosting24 I did change my dns like this: mysite.org. 14400 IN A myAmazonElasticIP www.mysite.org. 14400 IN A ...
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How to live preview a WordPress website using Adobe Brackets?

Adobe Brackets has a live preview feature which lets me view a HTML webpage whilst I'm working on the .css and .html files. I'm now starting work on a WordPress website which involves .html, .css, ...
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How do I change the footer in a Wordpress Customizr page?

The Customizr theme in Wordpress has lots of options that are fun to play with, but I'm stuck on one point. All my pages have a footer with a default copyright notice that I want to change, and ...
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Wordpress update and install PHP Error - fileperms

this is my first question, and English is not my 1 language. My question is about my website http://noobcode.hostoi.com/ installed on Wordpress 3.9.2 . I upload files with Filezilla. Hosting – ...
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Amazon EC2 Instance Continually Loses Connectivity

I am currently running wordpress on an Amazon ec2 instance, which runs fine with no problems most of the time, but occasionally outside connection to the instance shuts down. I can't access it over ...
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Adding some commands from e.g. WordPress to Notepad++

I code a lot with NP++ for WordPress. My question is, is it possible (or an extension available) to have several commands (do_shortcode(); if_has_thumbnail; etc...) pre-defined? Like suggestions ? ...
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Can't reach intranet WordPress site

To paraphrase the old joke, I think I have right field so screwed up no one can play it anymore. I installed WordPress on our intranet dev server (IIS 7, Win 2008 R2) using the web platform ...
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Cannot upload to new wordpress installation in subdirectory on same server as existing installation

I posted this originally to the wordpress site (http://wordpress.stackexchange.com/questions/158058) but since I got few views and no replies, I'm reposting as I really need a solution. To make a ...
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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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Trying to make my localhost wordpress installation accessible from the internet using Ngrok. Error 403

I have a wordpress installation of a website I'm developing on my mac (OSX 10.6). I can access it and make edits just fine through localhost/username/Sites/websitefolder/. However, I need to make it ...
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In Sublime Text 2, how do I highlight any code which is between <?php and ?>

I'm coding in php for a Wordpress project at the moment and using Sublime Text 2. It's great, however, I would love to be able to quickly see what is php and what is html (also javascript, but that is ...
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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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How to create a website using wordpress [closed]

I am working on Wordpress. Actually I installed Wordpress in Ubuntu server. Now I want to create website using Wordpress. I search in Google and got this link https://wordpress.com/ through that I ...
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How to use the AJAX module in the Theme My Login WordPress plugin

I'm using WordPress with the Theme My Login plugin. The plugin has an AJAX module which can be enabled but there is little information available on what this module does. My aim is to allow my ...
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Wordpress Creating Empty database

WordPress is creating an empty database, there is a database but with out any values. I am on local WAMP Server 2.4 (PHP 5.4) Windows 8 Wordpress 3.6 (also tried 3.5.1) WAMP Apache is Giving some ...
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Virus on my Webserver: How to get rid of it?

I did a website for my clients and recently stumbled upon a lot of issues with it - i guess it got hacked. (It's based on the latest wordpress version, and for a while the index.php file always got ...
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oEmbed in email [duplicate]

I'm emailing someone a draft version of a WordPress post. The post includes youtube videos and tweets. In WordPress to get the YouTube video to embeds, or the tweet to display properly you just paste ...
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404 error on a previously installed Wordpress Site in IIS 8 [closed]

I am hosting a Wordpress site on IIS 8 with php and fastcgi installed. The problem is that i had to reinstall the IIS completely to install the exchange server (because it needs the Default website ...
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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 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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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 ...