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Redirect invalid subdomain request to proper location

We've got site at a subdomain (new.example.com) and previous version of the site at the root (example.com). The previous version is a WordPress network with wildcard subdomains. The static subdomain ...
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How can I block all wordpress admin access on a server?

I administer a server with lot of wordpress installations. Is there a way to block all admin-accounts with one script, or to add an extra password in the global apache configuration? I would like to ...
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Redirecting webapps in nginx content folders

I have setup an nginx + php + wordpress site at www.example.com When I go to example.com on my browseer I see my wordpress blog as I expect and can work with it flawlessly, no problem there. But now I ...
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How do I protect my Wordpress/Apache website from a brute-force botnet attack?

There's something (a botnet?) that is apparently attacking my Wordpress site. I see lots of entries like this in the Apache access logs, several per second: 46.105.113.8 - - [14/Apr/2013:22:57:18 ...
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php-cgi on nginx slows server

Im having some trouble with my server lately because of more users coming to my website. If i get around 400 aktive users online, the server is really getting slow and it takes around 20 seconds to ...
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My wordpress website is deadly slow

We have a wordpress 3 installation on a fresh new dedicated server. Our website was working fine for about 1 year before on a very smaller VPS. After changing our hosting platform, we moved the ...
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Full-featured web server (cPanel, Softaculous) running under VMware for multiple projects? [closed]

I love working on WordPress installations locally, mainly because of the speed. No lag, no overworked web hosts. Super-snappy, instant response. I found quite a few ready-to-use solutions in the ...
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Using an existing varnish service for another server

In this case, having a server that runs a couple of websites with a varnish service configured as well. Now, on another server I run 2 wp multisites in a LAMP environment + W3TC Cache + APC, and now ...
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Wordpress blog hacked [duplicate]

My wordpress blog has been hacked. Any page that I got to it shows the page html that hacker put in some where. I am not wordpress expert but it looks like hacker put the code somewhere (in database ...
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Server does not load WordPress - No HTML nor PHP Errors

I just switched my Dreamhost WordPress site on my VPS from PHP 5.2 Fast CGI to 5.3 CGI. Somehow WordPress now refuses to load and shows a white screen of death on all WordPress pages. PHP Info and ...
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I changed the A Name for blog.subdomain.com to a static IP address, but why is it only working for the home page?

I'm hosting my WordPress blog with a separate host server (Dreamhost) with a static IP address. I changed the A record for blog.domain.com to the static IP address. Now, blog.domain.com is mapped to ...
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Port number being added to WordPress admin after Varnish install

I added Varnish in front of nginx. When I try to login to WordPress, I go to domain.com/wp-admin but I'm now redirected to domain.com:8080/wp-admin. I can manually remove the port and the admin side ...
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Wordpress feed does not update after APC and Cloudflare

I am running a Wordpress site on a Ubuntu server. I installed APC and setup Cloudflare. After that I started having a strange problem with the feed. When I check the feed on the browser, I can see ...
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mod_wsgi fail-through to wordpress?

We use apache, mod_php, and mod_wsgi to serve a central wordpress site, with some paths instead powered by Django, so for example these pages might be powered by Wordpress: oursite.com/ ...
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How to set Varnish so that it doesn't cache a specific URL with a query string?

Server setup: Ubuntu 12.10, Varnish 3.0.2, Nginx 1.3.14, with a WordPress 3.5.1 install. We are using the "Random Redirect" plugin which shows a random blog post at the URL http://example.com/?random ...
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wordpress in subdirectory apache2 without browse index and .htaccess

Sorry if this has been asked before but I looked through other posts and couldn't find my answer. Wordpress is up and running inside /var/www/wordpress/ However when I browse to www.mysite.com I get ...
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URL Query String Causes Layout to Break

I have an Apache server based Wordpress site that rewrites URLs to be "pretty". When I include a query parameter in the url the site breaks. So: http://mysite.com works fine but: ...
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Why is NGINX running slow with php_fpm fastcgi_cache enabled using wordpress?

I am having a little trouble. I followed the tutorials step by step at rtcamp.com for wordpress multisite, only changing the ‘example.com’ to my domain name. I have the nginx helper plugin installed ...
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How do I make files writable on my LAMP?

I have Ubuntu 12.10, and installed MySQL, Apache, and PHP. I used groupmod -a -G iain www-data to add the www-data user to my primary group. WordPress claims that its files are not writeable. What ...
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Problems with user's privileges, wordpress, phpmyadmin, my host provider and I hope that's all [closed]

So I've been trying to install a new wordpress site beside an already working site. I want to have 2 different databases, so i created a new one, and I didn't go very far from that. I get the message ...
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nginx virtual host redirects to localhost

I have an nginx configuration where the virtual host keeps getting redirected to the localhost. I have tested and reloaded the configuration, /etc/hosts is doing the current name resolution, and I ...
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Can't access VPS through Firefox to finish WordPress Install

I know, I know! I shouldn't be able to straight out of the box, but I'm running a VPS with CentOS and Apache. My control panel is Kloxo, which I have no problem with. I can access my VPS through SSH ...
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Trouble directing A name and subdomain to different hosts

I am hosting a domain on namecheap with namecheap's DNS service. I want to point digest.politihacks.com to politihacks.wordpress.com with a CNAME record. This works fine. However, I also want to ...
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DirectoryIndex directive doesn't work occasionally and 'too many redirects'

I hosted several wordpress sites on a single linux server.Below is one of my sites' .htaccess file: DirectoryIndex index.php # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On ...
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Nginx Config File Regex Issue

I am trying to convert the following rewrite rule into a 'try_files': location ~* \.(css|js) { if (!-f $request_filename) { rewrite ^/wp-content/w3tc/min/(.+\.(css|js))$ ...
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Not Backing Up Files That Don't Change In A WordPress Install

I have a WordPress install and I'm wonder what is generally best practice when it comes to back up. I'm asking here instead of WordPress.stackexchange as this question is not only a WordPress question ...
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mediawiki and wordpress MU different root with Nginx

i want to use wordpress MU with mediawiki on the same domain , but i'm using a kind of mediawiki hosting service called wikifamily. so i have to different script root : /var/www/wikifamly for ...
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How to setup wordpress upload permissions ?

I'm running wordpress site on shared hosting (CentOS). Uploading through wordpress works only if I set upload directory to 777 which is not secure. The upload directory is owned by user and group ...
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Nginx+Wordpress+Rails with wp as a subdirectory

I have this environment almost working, but permalinks and images are not working. My site is deployed in /var/www/staging-site/current/public; My Wordpress blog is deployed in ...
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(WordPress) .htaccess redirecting actual subfolder location

I have WordPress setup in root, but I have a sub-folder that is not related to WordPress as well. I just moved servers, so before if I went to .com/admin/ I would get that subfolder. Now, I (and ...
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Nginx and Wordpress permalinks are broken if blog is not in root

So I have installed nginx and Wordpress on my server. However, my blog is not in domain root. (e.g. example.com/blog and contents are in /var/www/example.com/blog) I am using settings below in nginx ...
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Another website in a IIS subfolder

A friend of mine has an ASP.NET site hosted on windows server with IIS7 web server. He wants to install a wordpress blog without using subdomains for SEO reasons. In practice, he would like to have a ...
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Checking for Joomla or wordpress sites needing updates

Is there any software that I can run on either a Linux or a Windows server to check for domains that have out dated WordPress installations. I have seen a rise in hacked sites and in all cases the ...
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PHP Fatal error: date(): Timezone database is corrupt

I installed wordpress to CentOS from EPEL: yum install wordpress And it can only work if I manually disable SELinux. Otherwise I see this error: PHP Fatal error: date(): Timezone database is ...
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Selinux blocks wordpress in CentOS 6.3

I installed wordpress 3.5 to CentOS 6.3 using command: yum install wordpress and started httpd. Now I can see the following error in apache log: PHP Fatal error: require_once(): Failed opening ...
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What are the steps to migrate an active production wordpress site from shared hosting to a VPS

A client of mine has a fairly busy WordPress-based online store and blog. The time has come where the traffic justifies moving it to a VPS from its shared hosting. I have spent some time manually ...
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Apache serve files with NTFS permissions?

I hope I came to the right sub for this question. Basically here is the scenario: You have folder name Testfolder which is hosted on Apache. Test folder has files that only certain users on the ...
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Issue with Apache folder and file permissions

I hope I came to the right sub for this question. Basically here is the scenario: You have folder name Testfolder which is hosted on Apache. Test folder has files that only certain users on the ...
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Apache folder and file permissions

I hope I came to the right site for this question. Basically here is the scenario You have folder name "Testfolder" which is hosted on Apache. Test folder has files that only certain users on the ...
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Using Virtualbox Guest OS to Access a Server Running on the Host Machine [closed]

I run a web server locally on my Mac. I use Virtualbox to run various Windows guest OSes thanks to http://www.modern.ie/virtualization-tools The server on my host machine is running WordPress in a ...
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Can I use Varnish to front 2 different services from different servers on 1 domain? [closed]

I've been futzing around with getting this set up however I don't know if Varnish supports what I am trying to do: I have a server (ec2) thats running Nginx/Magento for ecommerce (www.domain/) On ...
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WordPress install. How do I set up the server to allow it to send out email? [closed]

So I just set up a new EC2 instance on AWS (Ubuntu AMI) for a WordPress server. I'm pretty good with setting up the LAMP stack stuff but I have no idea how to get the server to allow email to go out. ...
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Wordpress Permission Issues

I am hosting a webserver. I set it all up for wordpress to save time, and got connected, and then tried to upload a theme, and it failed. It didn't have enough permission to write to the server. As i ...
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Amazon AWS Store Wordpress uploads on S3

I'm getting ready to move my company's website and order management application to AWS. We use wordpress as the 'face' of our company. Our order management app is for internal use. I'm using Elastic ...
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Centos MySQL optimization 4gb ram

I am using Centos 6 64bit on vps with 4gb ram. 1 wordpress website and 2 wallpapers script websites. Wordrpess have 10k visits daily. Site is slow. My.cnf # Example mysql config file for large ...
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odd “waiting for localhost” loading delay on wordpress ubuntu 12.04 server LAMP install

I have just installed wordpress (last version) on /var/www/wordpress on a default ubuntu server 12.04 LAMP installation. Every time I want to load something on this wordpress (even the login screen) ...
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Route HTTP requests to subdirectory to another server

I have a situation where there is a server running IIS7 - it contains a mix of .ASP, .NET and PHP solutions in separate directories. I'd like to install a copy of Wordpress at: ...
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In Apache, if 403s aren't appearing in error.log, how can I get them to appear?

Apache2 under Ubuntu 12.04 I get a 403 error only sometimes when a URL is passed to a PHP script in WordPress via the PressThis button. e.g. ...
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.htaccess and URL in query string

.htaccess rules are not taking effect when there is a query string containing another domain URL in the URL. I have main WordPress website installed in the domain root and a development website ...
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Recommended UNIX user for CMS access to MySQL [closed]

This article recommends the UNIX nobody user to access MySQL from Joomla scripts. Is this standard practice? Moreover, is it reasonable to use it, say, both for Joomla and WordPress?