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Lots of apache2 processes causing high server load

I noticed that my site was down today and when I ssh'd into my box and ran top, I noticed that my server load was super high. I quickly shut off apache and waited until the load dropped, but as soon ...
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Can't get 404s for Wordpress pages with permalinks and nginx

I have nginx 1.6.2 serving a wordpress site, with php-fpm. Permalinks are setup the following way: /blog/%postname%/ nginx serves correctly the site pages (/, /products, /contact...) as well as the ...
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Limiting the access to /wp-admin/ for the whole server

I want to limit the access to /wp-admin/ to specific IPs or even localhost it's described here http://codex.wordpress.org/Brute_Force_Attacks#Limit_Access_to_wp-admin_by_IP but that seems to be for ...
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nginx, web page degraded when root path is changed

I'm setting a wordpress up with nginx. Everything's seems ok : server is up phpinfo() test is ok the worpress install routine is showing up The only trouble is the root statement in the web server ...
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Easy way to make domain.com/wp-admin/ for all sites on a server accessible only for localhost?

I have problems with attacks to those so thought best would be to limit the access for them only to locahost. But what will be the best (and easy) way to do that?
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Wordpress Opening From Wrong Directory

I have an Amazon ec2 m3 medium instance running AMI(RedHat based) Linux. I am trying to host multiple domains on this instance by adding this at the end of httpd.conf: <VirtualHost *:80> ...
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NGINX using 100% of the server CPU when testing with Blitz.io

I'm facing an issue here and after four days of looking around I decided to ask for some help here, after all a million heads can think a lot better than one. I have a Ubuntu 14.04 server setup with ...
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WordPress behind haproxy: $_POST being reset

So here's the sitch: Load balancer (haproxy) delivering to 3 web servers and a database server, 5 servers in total with memcache sessions being shared between the web servers. I can confirm that ...
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Mysqld.bin and php-fpm eating up all my CPU

mysqld.bin and php-fpm are eating up all my CPU. Here is the output of top run 10 times: https://gist.github.com/two7sclash/5081188dd00e8fc6bfcb I've got plenty of memory and CPU for the load ...
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WordPress admin password protection not working on Nginx server

I am totally confused with Nginx server password protection. It does not work as we want. This is my Nginx website configuration block. server { listen 80; server_name example.com; ...
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How do I set permissions for uploading media in WordPress? (Ubuntu 14.04.1, nginx 1.4.6)

I'm having trouble finding the correct permissions for running a WordPress site on my droplet. I followed this guide to configure the site: How To Configure Secure Updates and Installations in ...
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Wordpress and Apache 2.4 installation troubles: Cannot Serve Directory

I'm having a devil of a time getting Wordpress going on my webhost. When I try to access my virtualhost, I get a "403 Forbidden You don't have permission to access / on this server." error and a ...
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Failure in PHP_MINIT_FUNCTION(Wincache) with Wordpress, Microsoft Azure and IIS

I'm starting experience very annoying downtimes with my Wordpress installation hosted in a shared environment in Microsoft Azure PAAS, where PHP is executed under IIS. First of all I tried to ...
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Diagnosing where all the queries are coming from

We have an issue where a site on a shared hosting account is going over the allowed query limit per user; that is set at 100k queries/hr. The site shouldn't be generating that amount of queries TBH ...
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Wordpress images broken after upload on ubuntu 14.04

Ubuntu: 14.04 Wordpress: 3.8.2 I'm migrating an old website to a fresh setup using wordpress front-ended with nginx. It's mostly gone fine, including creating a custom theme, but when I upload ...
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Removing trailing slashes at an nginx subdirectory

I have a Symfony application at mysite.com and a WordPress application at mysite.com/blog: server { server_name mysite.com; root /var/www/mysite/symfony/web; location / { ...
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How can I get around using alias in nginx?

Due to a long-standing bug in nginx I was advised to switch my alias directive with a root directive. Unfortunately this now breaks my static files, which are located in a different directory to my ...
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Why doesn't nginx like my $args?

I have a WordPress site located at mysite.com/blog, the files of which are located in /var/www/mysite/wordpress. Why, when I visit mysite.com/blog/test, does my nested location block only get hit if I ...
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Wordpress behind nginx reverse proxy doesnt work in https

I'm trying to run wordpress on a docker based cloud. The setup is: There is a server running a mysql array, which serves a container with Wordpress Running on Nginx. The setup is copied from this ...
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Nginx configuration doesn't work with wordpress in subdirectory

I have a nginx installation which I need for hosting web sites in development so that other people can test them out. Right now I've set up a virtual host for a single sub-domain and in that ...
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Apache server hangs after a few hours, needs restart

I have a VPS, with 2 GBytes of RAM on an Ubuntu 14 machine. After a while I decided to upgrade my packages in the machine, including installing the latest version of apache2 (2.4.7). However, after ...
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Tuning high-raffic nginx and wordpress server

I have been conducting load-tests (via blitz.io) as I attempt to tune server performance on a pool of servers running php 5.5, wordpress 3.9.1, and nginx 1.6.2. My confusion arises when I overload a ...
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302 redirect loop with nginx and Wordpress

I've been searching a couple of hours in Serverfault trying to solve this problem but I can not find a solution. What happens is: I am having a 302 redirect loop using wget in my site, but not using ...
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How to check my site speed? [closed]

im the developer and in charge of a company's Wordpress based site our site started to run a lot slower recently and i am trying to figure it out for two weeks now! My main problem is that every ...
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How to redirect from ?page_id=… (apache)?

I have website at Wordpress. And it is webpage in Wordpress www.my-domain/?page_id=111 Now I need to create page outside of Wordpress (at the same server) and direct traffic to it instead of ...
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Varnish 4 Working Config (optimized) for Wordpress (default.vcl)

I have successfully set up varnish 4 on my nginx 1.6.2 it is working but as per the test on http://www.isvarnishworking.com/ it shows Varnish appears to be responding at that url, but the ...
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Nginx Wordpress rewrite for multiple sub-folders

I am currently setting up our new server for our company, and we are developing alot of different apps, and right now we want to have all our wordpress apps under wp.domain.com/app1, ...
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Too Many index.php processes with high memory usage [closed]

I have wordpress site installed over dedicated server in a separate cpanel account. From couple of days this account experiencing high memory usage, high loadtime and freezing frequently. so I have ...
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What is the best approach to handle email form abused by bots?

I just recently moved to a Dedicated Server hosting from a normal Reseller Hosting, and currently facing issue with email blacklisting. One of my clients has about 4 contact forms that automatically ...
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Web server losing bandwidth for 6 hours a day

For the past week or so our CentOS server (that runs Apache and NGIX as a proxy) has been acting odd as its bandwidth output has been consistently dropping from around 10/11pm until 4am to around 1M ...
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Improve speed of WordPress backend on Ubuntu VPS

I have a WordPress site running on my VPS which is quite high-specced (3520MB RAM, 4 Cores). The server runs Nginx and php5-fpm. Although the site is responsive on the front end, the backend tends to ...
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Restrict access to entire website except the homepage using .htacess

I have just put a website live, but I need to restrict access to everything except the homepage for users outside of my IP address. I would like to do this using .htaccess. So far I have come up ...
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wordpress / php-fpm crashes when uploading images to server

I have successfully migrated a wordpress server to a new VPC ( Amazon ) but looks like php-fpm can't handle the image uploads. When I upload an image, it does partially and then stalls, or it doesn't ...
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Nginx + Wordpress: Redirect URLs after moving to Wordpress

I have a classified ads website using a proprietary script and now I am moving it to Wordpress. I want to redirect the old URLs to Wordpress URLs. The script has two main URL types: Category URL: ...
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Problems with PHP basedir paths after Wordpress migration to new server

Moved a Wordpress site to a new server, to avoid changing database entries I have recreated the original absolute path on this server, wich is: /var/www/vhosts/trb-wine.com/httpdocs This is not ...
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How to Debug Wordpress hosted in Azure Web Site

I have a Wordpress site hosted in azure and configured with my domain and private certificate. Some time ago (I don't remember any changes, but I tend not to remember things) I started to get ...
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Wordpress and Apache crashing MySql (CLOSE_WAIT)

Last days mysql server on my vps start crashing, sometimes right after restart. I found that problem in wordpress website. After service mysql start many apache2 processes overload memory and cpu. ...
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Wordpress + Nginx + Discourse not working. Socket unavailable

I'm running wordpress 4.0 on latest ubuntu from this docker container: https://github.com/eugeneware/docker-wordpress-nginx wordpress is also running behind another nginx reverse proxy, but on ...
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How can a bog-standard Wordpress install break PHP?

I'm trying to host a Wordpress site on the root of a standard Apache setup on Ubuntu 14.04. The main page of the site loads fine, but any other page causes a "no data received" message in the browser, ...
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bacula-dir.conf configuration to backup wordpress website

I'm the beginner of bacula backup solution. I'm trying to backup my website built by wordpress. This is the Job and FileSet to backup documents root directory. Job { Name = WebServerBackup Pool ...
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Logging 403 Rewrites for Brute Force Attacks

As explained in Wordpress Codec, I want to prevent brute force attacks for wp-login.php via RewritetRule. http://codex.wordpress.org/Brute_Force_Attacks#Deny_Access_to_No_Referrer_Requests Rather ...
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How to deal with live changes using GIT

I'm fairly new to GIT and have a basic understanding of it, but there are a few situations that I can't seem to get answered. My setup is running on OpenShift with a WordPress managed? gear. What ...
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Nginx with PHP Framework and multiple Wordpress installs

I have an nginx server with php5-fpm hosting 3 frameworks. 1 PHP framework, 2 wordpress. All live in the /var/www folder, so for this purpose /var/www/website - PHP framework /var/www/blog - ...
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NginX/Varnish and Auto Caching

Let's say we have a wordpress site example.com On our site, there are multiple products. Urls look like this: example.com/products/product-1/ example.com/products/product-2/ ...
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Having CORS Issues with Apache/Wordpress

I have enabled CORS in Apache, here are the headings I am seeing when loading the site: HTTP/1.1 200 OK Access-Control-Allow-Methods: GET, POST, OPTIONS Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * Cache-Control: ...
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High load of RAM but low CPU

I've a dedicated problem.. When I make a load test with ~500 connections, CPU stay low (about 30%) but memory grow up fast ! And I have a 100% used RAM and 50% used SWAP.. An other dedicated with 2x ...
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My Vps is too Fragile

I am using digitalocean $5 plan. 1 cpu , 512mb ram , mysql + apache , nginx + centos 6.5 + cpanel installed. 2 wordpress site on that. But if I reload page of one of my sites, cpu usage increasing ...
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Memory Ram too high in HTTPD processes

I management two dedicated servers. I use Centos 6 with Plesk Panel. Update: I use Apache with mod_php. On the first server I have a site in Wordpress. I have noticed that my httpd processes take ...
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nginx proxy to wordpress

I'm trying to make nginx proxy www.hostname.com/blog to another server running wordpress. I tried this configuration but I'm not having success: location ~ ^/blog(/?)(.*) { proxy_pass ...
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Nginx 403 forbidden error after moving wordpress files to a different location

I had Wordpress working inside a Rails application using fastcgi. Now I'm moving everything around so that it can be accessed at /blog in production. I moved the wordpress files and updated the nginx ...