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

…d 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, 3.1.9 as of the […]

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Fail2Ban Regex for RedHat, Fedora, CentOS and Amazon Linux 2013

…S & other RedHat downstream distros only provides protection against SASL login failures. But with a little work and research, one can successfully configure many more “jails” for the malicious traffic. To take full advantage of Fail2Ban, the admin will need to become familiar with RegEx: regular expressions. Amazon Web Services Security Groups AWS provides […]

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Varnish VCL and Config for WordPress with W3 Total Cache

I have been working on a Varnish front-end for Apache, to be used with WordPress sites. I described the architecture in Load Balancing Virtualmin WordPress Hosting Server with Varnish on AWS. I now have a configuration that seems to work for all WordPress features, including logged-out commenting. This configuration also works well with W3 Total […]

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

…e — adds opcode cache, minification, browser cache and page cache capabilities to WordPress… and it works with Nginx. Works best with Alternative PHP Cache to provide opcode and database cache. Setting APC for all caches works easiest with Nginx… setting to file caching introduces URL rewrite errors… See W3TC Settings information below for instructions […]

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Chris Gilligan Web Developer, Information Architect, Web Server Administrator, Media Producer web • video • print chris@chrisgilligan.net chrisgilligan.com 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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Install phpMyAdmin with SSL on CentOS, Amazon Linux, RedHat (Apache or NginX)

…ran into a problem with the upgraded 3.5.2 phpMyAdmin package provided via the rpmforge.repo. Search no longer works, nor does pagination, etc. Plus, it’s out of date and vulnerable to an XSS exploit. I have solved this by changing to the EPEL repo, which maintains the latest version of phpMyAdmin. This post will teach you […]

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Auto Mailer Form with Validation and reCAPTCHA

I was recently searching for a form template that uses Twitter’s Bootstrap framework. PFBC, the PHP Form Builder Class, was recently refactored with Bootstrap, and it also supports validation and reCAPTCHA. PFBC does not include a form handler, but it does take the difficult and redundant work out of creating self-validating forms. Adding an auto-mailer […]

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University Website and Blog Redesign

…blet and mobile phone; images are resized according to users’ maximum screen width by Adaptive Images. We worked with OmniUpdate to port the functional HTML templates to the OU Campus Content Management System. A companion WordPress theme was created to retrofit the UTC Blogs MultiSite. Enhanced WordPress RSS feeds in the media namespace populate news […]

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

…ges in security as well as performance tuning. It is impossible to predict whether a certain configuration will work properly for a given server, unless the hardware, software, accounts, network and traffic are identical to a previously configured server… therefore it is impossible to give a configuration which will cover all applications. Firewall Unnecessary Traffic […]

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Organic Farm Website with Slideshows and Content Management

…h the quality of the eggs, dairy, meat and produce coming out of the clean and fertile Sequatchie Valley. (Will Work for Food!) WordPress Content Management System allows the farmers to easily add their opinions, information and images Automated updates to Facebook Pages, with linkback Automatic Twitter tweets for new posts, with linkback Social Media […]

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