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Upload a large video [on hold]

I have bought a dedicated server from DigitalOcean and built a website using WordPress. I have a video of 822Mb; I want to add this video to a page of my website such that visitors can directly watch ...
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nginx + Wordpress redirection loop 301

I've a Wordpress-based site. Specific part of my code makes a redicrection from HTTP to HTTPS. Code looks ok, and it perfectly works on local Apache. Live project nginx-sp sever makes a ...
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Suspicious process running [closed]

My server started receiving a high volume of email warnings for the same thing. I'm not sure if it's an exploit or something that isn't harmful. I'm just running a cpanel server on Centos and this is ...
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Ngix + Wordpress - deny acess to woocommerce zip files

I try deny access to zip files with names, that contantins 'bewerbungsvorlage' in 'wp-content/uploads/woocommerce_uploads/'. I add tihs code: location ~* ...
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Nginx wordpress redirects

I've been trying to set up some rewrite rules using Nginx for example: location /dir { rewrite ^/dir/foo.php /index.php?pagename=dir&method=foo break; } However I'm always getting a file not ...
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Fail2Ban Not Banning on CentOS 7 with SELinux

On a LEMP stack with WordPress and the WP fail2ban plugin, WordPress authentication issues get logged to /var/log/messages perfectly fine. $ sudo fail2ban-client version 0.9.2 In the last couple ...
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Make a server manage several sites

I have bought a dedicated server from DigitalOcean, and configured nginx, mysql and php, its IP address is a.b.c.d. I have bought two domains from GoDaddy: siteone.com and sitetwo.com. I made a ...
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can't remove blocks on my resources in google webmaster tools [migrated]

I received an alert from Google Webmaster Tools a couple weeks ago that stated: "Google systems have recently detected an issue with your homepage that affects how well our algorithms render and ...
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Nginx laravel and wordpress

I need to add wordpress under domain.com/blog. I have two folders: /srv/www/laravel/ (laravel 5) /srv/www/blog/ (Wordpress) All domain.com routes should be managed by laravel except ...
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Wordpress wp-admin redirect loop behind IIS ARR Reverse Proxy

I've got a bit of a unique and interesting setup going on from what I can tell, with an interesting issue. I have a Windows Server 2012 box as my main web server hosting website.com. At ...
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Restrict varnish purge requests to wordpress logged in users

I need to restrict varnish purge requests to wordpress logged in users, so that when one user updates a post or page, the purge request sent to varnish can take effect. I have debian, apache2, varnish ...
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Snort: users are not able to login when Wordpress Login Bruteforcing rule is on

I got this wordpress login bruteforcing rule from https://rules.emergingthreats.net/open/snort-2.9.0/rules/emerging-web_server.rules alert tcp $EXTERNAL_NET any -> $HTTP_SERVERS $HTTP_PORTS ...
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mywebsite.com/wp-admin it redirects to /wp-login.php and displays “File not found”

On mywebsite.com, I have running docker container with wordpress. I started it as docker run -p 8000:80 --name docker-wordpress-nginx -d and docker ps shows 0.0.0.0:8000->80/tcp and on my ...
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Migrating a WordPress site has broken UTF8 encoding [migrated]

I am trying to migrate a WordPress site from one server to another, but on the new server I'm getting incorrect symbols in place of UTF8 (I assume) characters. I dumped the database using mysqldump: ...
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ERROR 500 - Internal server error on PHP Sites

I am running IIS7.5 on Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1. Over a month ago I did the generic installation of PHP (v5.5.11), MySQL and the phpMyAdmin interface and it all worked great. The other day I started ...
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nginx proxy_pass and docker - I don't want port number in address bar

On mywebsite.com, I have running docker container with wordpress. I started it as docker run -p 8000:80 --name docker-wordpress-nginx -d and docker ps shows 0.0.0.0:8000->80/tcp and on my ...
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Switching from nginx to apache with wordpress

I have recently switched from nginx to apache. Everithing went fine since i checked out my wordpress website. The homepage is going well, and also the admin area, but subpages with permalinks ...
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Deploying Django application as Wordpress subpage (at sub url), mod-wsgi

I have a Wordpress blog, let's say that it's address is like yakblog.org and it is a Wordpress blog installed on Ubuntu 12.04 server. Now, I would like to run a Django application as one of the sub ...
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Removing port from nginx redirect

I have a domain so www.mysite.com running app Django. In this server I created a Blog with WordPress. www.mysite.com/blog Nginx Django app: upstream django { server 127.0.0.1:8001; } server { ...
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Spam sent from my domain after a Wordpress exploit [duplicate]

I have 2 domains on my dedicated server running debian. One of them is linked to a wordpress site, mydomain.com. I've noticed that on both my sites, lately, the performances were horrible so I ...
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Hostname is not mapped to the ip address correctly [closed]

I recently installed Wordpress on my home server running Arch Linux. Everything else works smoothly except that when try to access the server externally, the style sheet is not rendered. I have read ...
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Convenient WordPress Web Directory Permissions?

I'm setting up a webserver for WordPress. WordPress requires it's stuff to be owned by www user or it has problems installing plugins and themes (asks for server FTP credentials, it's stupid, I ...
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Nginx proxy server cache images from apache server

I have 2 servers one apache and one nginx. I setup nginx as proxy location / { proxy_pass http://apachesample.com:8080/; include /etc/nginx/conf.d/proxy.conf; ...
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Nginx wordpress wp-admin restriction

I would like to restrict the wp-admin access on my blog so I tried this: location ~ ^/blog/(wp-admin|wp-login\.php) { allow 1.2.3.4; deny all; } wp-admin directory ...
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High CPU + Memory, no visitors

Current this is what I get when running top Tasks: 151 total, 2 running, 149 sleeping, 0 stopped, 0 zombie Cpu(s): 74.1%us, 1.3%sy, 0.0%ni, 43.6%id, 0.0%wa, 0.0%hi, 0.3%si, 3.6%st Mem: ...
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Apache - Wordpress unable to load after moving it to another directory

I had my wordpress files in /var/www/site1.com but i move them in /var/www/site2.com and now wordpress can't load. If i open the home page it just show something that look like basic html page with ...
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Stop Apache from spawning 100's of processes

Context: I have a video game client that requests a php page from the server to process user logins. This happens in a loop (terrible) and is therefore making MANY requests, per client. I plan to fix ...
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Nginx proxy_pass doing an unexpected redirect

I have two servers http://example.net - my "main" server http://example.com - a server dedicated to my blog both servers run Nginx on Ubuntu 14.04. I have cofigured the example.net server thus ...
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configuring the right permissions for WordPress and vsftpd on Debian

I have LEMP stack configured on my Debian server and my WordPress directory is /usr/share/nginx/www/www.mysite.com. The user and the group of this directory is www-data:www-data. Everything is going ...
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Problems loading CSS. Error.log prints: “Request exceeded the limit of 10 internal redirects”

I have issues on my server. When I do changes to CSS file they are not showed until one day later or more. I have seen the following error in the apache error.log: [Thu Jul 16 08:48:49.193132 2015] ...
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Out of memory for Wordpress sites on cPanel Nginx Hybrid VPS

I have a cPanel Hybrid VPS below are the specs: CPU (16 Core Xeon) dedicated 4GB Guaranteed RAM (dedicated) 6GB Burstable RAM 1Gbps Port Speed Installed cPanel and NginxCP All sites on server ...
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how to fix apache url resolvement for wordpress?

I have the website: trekfederation.com. I am on CentOS 6.6, with apache 2.2.15 and php 5.5. I have it set to a static page: /ift-home/ I confirmed this by checking settings->reading->set to static ...
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Apache/2.4.7 on Ubuntu is hanging with no obvious cause, how can I troubleshoot it?

I'm running Apache 2.4.7 on Ubuntu. It's a pretty standard installation using Digital Ocean's one click WordPress install. It ran fine for months with absolutely no problem. The problem first ...
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WordPress Website is not caching properly

I have 4 WordPress websites on different Centos 6.5 VPS from DigitalOcean & Linode. I followed standard guide to install Nginx (have apache on one website), PHP, PHP-FPM and MySql. I followed this ...
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Allowed Memory Size Exhausted irregardless of amount, Memory leak?

I'm running a small Wordpress blog for my sister on a very common CentOS 5.11 with Apache 2 and PHP 5.3.3. Lately, we discovered while she tried to update or install anything using Wordpress own ...
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502 errors on WordPress / nginx / php5-fpm

I've looked through lots of other Server Fault and Google results that all have talk about generally similar situations, but I can't quite find the insight that I'm looking for. I would appreciate any ...
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How can I have nginx serve Wordpress at /blog, without proxy_pass?

I've posted this question on WP.SE, but got no replies. In the meantime I figured a solution involving proxy_pass, but it comes with a few downsides. I have a subdomain installation of Wordpress that ...
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Wordpress with cloudfront , how to mask origin url

I'm facing an issue setting up wordpress with cloudfront. I've set up all things fine, and it's working, but the problem is that when I send a request, the origin url is displayed in the address bar ...
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How To Prevent Admin-Ajax.php in Wordpress from crashing server?

So my 2GB RAM Linode machine keeps going out of memory and crashing randomly once or twice per day and I could never diagnose what the problem was. I just have a few low traffic Wordpress/Woocommerce ...
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How do I change the username nginx/PHP creates files as

Is there a way in which nginx/php can be configured so it creates files with a specific user. For example when a drupal/wordpress site uploads a file the user is assigned like: john:www-data ...
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Can't get files uploaded by php on Apache virtualhost

A couple of weeks ago i got the idea that i should host a Wordpress blogg on my VPS under a different domain name. I set up my virtual host following a guide i found on digital ocean tutorials How To ...
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huge traffic from POST 123.249.24.233/POST_ip_port.php

222.186.129.5 - - [19/Jun/2015:16:56:28 +0000] "POST http://123.249.24.233/POST_ip_port.php HTTP/1.1" 301 184 "http://123.249.24.233/POST_ip_port.phpAccept: */*" "Mozi$ 222.186.30.111 - - ...
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Nginx reverse proxy and wordpress

Everything working well but I'm getting a issue with wordpress when I'm in the extensions page. The probleme is that there are no picture displaying of each plugin and when I click on the picture of ...
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(VPS Cloud) Site goes down, htacces modified, i think due to high traffic [closed]

i have a cloud vps at ovh having 8GB of ram, a 6 vCores processor and installed Parallels Plesk 12 on Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bits) I have more than 10 sites in there but only 2 have traffic From histats: ...
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How to handle physical assets with WordPress and AWS Auto-Scale Groups [duplicate]

I have a somewhat typical Auto-Scaling Group in AWS. As shown below, I have an ELB routing traffic to a simple ASG with a static RDS instance. A _______________ ELB -> S | EC2, ...
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Varnish keeps caching css and js even after I've set it not to in vcl_recv

In my default.vcl I have the following: if (req.url ~ "\.(js|css|jpg|jpeg|png|gif|ico|tiff|tif|bmp|svg)$") { return (pass); } All the types aren't cached, as I've request, but all ...
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Why doesn't my .htaccess work on this VPS?

I have the following .htaccess file in /public_html/.htaccess: # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase / RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L] RewriteCond ...
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Need help to understand mysql error log

MySQL data bases crash/go down every ten days. I have been reading the following error log file where it says: Database was not shut down normally! "Fatal error: cannot allocate memory for the ...
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How to track down why apache2 processes are up for 45min / 1 hour or worse? NOT hosting, it's self managed VPS [closed]

I have a self managed VPS that I inherited from a previous administrator inside my Company, with lots of Wordpress websites running on it. The VPS has 2 CPUs, 6Gb or RAM and runs Ubuntu 10.04 64bit. ...
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Included rewrite rules not matched

With Apache, I'm trying to set up a rewrite rule which will be included in several virtual hosts. Actually, this rule file is included in 2 vhost. The first vhost contains only this rewrite rule (and ...