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How to Configure APC Cache on Virtual Servers with PHP running under FCGId

…me performance testing and raise your server and thread limits to sane levels in httpd.conf If possible, you may wish to run Apache with Worker MPM instead of Prefork MPM. More information about Apache Worker MPM vs. Prefork MPM » Installation Suggestions and Modification of Defaults Be sure to install the newest version of APC, […]

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Install phpMyAdmin with SSL on CentOS, Amazon Linux, RedHat (Apache or NginX)

…epel.repo to only include necessary software packages: includepkgs=phpMyAdmin php-php-gettext I have removed RPMforge repo due to some recent problems, but if you still need rpm forge repo: exclude=phpMyAdmin php-php-gettext Install PMA: yum install phpMyAdmin Apache Edit /etc/httpd/conf.d/phpMyAdmin.conf Allow all incoming hosts for a web hosting server, or only allow hosts you require: localhost, your local […]

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WordPress with W3 Total Cache on Nginx with APC (Virtualmin)

…dPress in public_html/wordpress for ease of development, compatibility with other scripts, etc. Accordingly, the suggested configuration is for WordPress installed in a subfolder. This info also assumes you have successfully installed APC Cache on your server, and set up a clean install of Virtualmin with Nginx as the Alternative Web Server. Switching from Apache to […]

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Varnish VCL and Config for WordPress with W3 Total Cache

…VARNISH_THREAD_TIMEOUT} \ -u varnish -g varnish \ -S ${VARNISH_SECRET_FILE} \ -s ${VARNISH_STORAGE}” # Varnish VCL (/etc/varnish/wordpress-varnish3.vcl) backend origin { .host = “”; .port = “80”; .connect_timeout = 60s; .first_byte_timeout = 60s; .between_bytes_timeout = 60s; } # sub vcl_recv { # only using one backend set req.backend = origin; # # set standard proxied ip header […]

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Chris Gilligan Web Developer, Information Architect, Web Server Administrator, Media Producer web • video • print I design and produce information and communication media for university, corporate, small business, manufacturing and non-profit clients: web sites Information architecture and design for open source content management systems Front-end UI design, HTML, PHP, LESS Linux Apache […]

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WordPress Fail2Ban RegEx for RedHat, CentOS, Amazon Linux

VacantServer WordPress sites are getting hammered with bad logins and probes. We’ve implemented a plugin to log failed login attempts to syslog, and a Fail2Ban filter for the same. If you run these on RedHat, you’ll need some additional configuration info… here it is: WordPress login failure regex (error_log): ^%(__prefix_line)sAuthentication failure for .* from <HOST>$ […]

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Tuning Apache and MySQL for Best Performance in a Shared Virtual Hosting Environment

…s can be in the following form (example from one of my servers): [mysqld] datadir=/var/lib/mysql socket=/var/lib/mysql/mysql.sock user=mysql symbolic-links=0 innodb_file_per_table = 1 thread_concurrency = 8 query_cache_size = 64M query_cache_limit = 4M thread_cache_size = 8 myisam_sort_buffer_size = 64M read_rnd_buffer_size = 8M read_buffer_size = 2M sort_buffer_size = 2M table_cache = 1600 table_definition_cache = 1600 max_allowed_packet = 4M… 2, […]

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Social Media Integration

…your website content. Content Management Systems can be configured to automatically send new content to Facebook and Twitter via RSS feeds, with linkback to your website, which improves traffic. WordPress Sites $500 per site Install Facebook Connect and Twitter Connect plugins Optionally, add Facebook feed and fans, Facebook Comments & Sharing Create basic Twitter account […]

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Automated WordPress Installation Via Custom Virtualmin Script Installer

…other script) can automatically install during Virtualmin > Create Virtual Server. Virtualmin automatically creates users, MySQL database, and installs WordPress in the public_html root, then gives a link to the WordPress Installer. You can even create a custom installer with a set of plugins and themes. To create a custom script installer with plugins and […]

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