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Why is group ownership with rwx permissions not enough?

Running PHP 5.4 and Apache2 on Debian 7, with apache configured to use user www-data. I'm trying to figure out why Wordpress cannot modify files in its directory when it has group ownership with ...
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Site loads very slowly (4-5 minute load time)

I'm hosting a WP site on a VPN so I'm doing all of the server management. A while back, I simply renamed my WP folder so that it would be inaccessible. Now I need it to be accessible again and so I ...
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How do I host Wordpress on a hidden domain through a reverse proxy?

I have a reverse proxy for http://www.xxxx.com/guides/ pointing to Wordpress on another domain. I want to edit and administer it via the other domain, but I don't want the contents to be publicly ...
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Permissions in a Local Dev Environment (OS X)

I wanted to enable WordPress auto-updates to work without FTP, so I added: define('FS_METHOD', 'direct'); to my wp-config.php. So in order to grant write privileges to WordPress's auto-updater, I ran ...
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apache cpu over 70% on localhost

i'm running a number of WP sites on my localhost WAMP on w8. I started to work on a new site, using Sass and Zurb Foundation using this template: http://jointswp.com/. the problem: During my work, ...
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Detect CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER programatically?

I have setup a somewhat intricate MailChimp plugin using their latest PHP class wrapper. One of the settings towards the top of the class wrapper is : /** * CURLOPT_SSL_VERIFYPEER setting ...
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Rewrite /keyword1+keyword2.html to search page | .htaccess

I am facing trouble redirecting the keywords to search page in a wordpress 4.4 setup. What I am trying achieve is to rewrite/redirect www.site.com/**search+keyword.html*** to www.site.com/**?s=...
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Unable to get /%postname%/ permalinks working, 404 on all links

I have only pages, no posts as links. It's just a mock site at the moment. I used a particular theme, set it to "Post name" permalink, and the links worked fine. But then I changed to another theme (...
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Using Wordpress with Apache behind an nginx reverse proxy

I hope you can help me solving my issue. I am running ngninx on a dedicated Server as a reverse proxy. My WordPress Application is on another VM, which is running apache2 as a Websever. Everything is ...
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How to avoid timeout waiting for output from CGI script?

I have Apache Error coming from /wp-cron.php. I didn't modify that file. How can I avoid the timeout?
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404 with post name permalinks

So, I have a pretty common problem - I recently upgraded to Ubuntu Trusty Tahr from Precise, and I had to upgrade apache as a result. Now, my wordpress site is accessible, but I am unable to access ...
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index.php not loading in main folder of wordpress

I just installed [first time] WordPress 4.3.1, but I was facing the problem with it so I downgraded and installed 4.2.5 and facing same problem. Problem: index.php is not loading, I clicked on link ...
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I can access subdirectory, but not files within it

I want to first point out that I have tried to solutions listed in this post and in every case it either hasn't worked or hasn't been appropriate for what I'm trying to do. I have tried several ...
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SVG files and wordpress

I have a website and I would like to use SVG files so that certain images are dynamic but when i upload them it displays as an unknown file and when I set them as a featured image for a post the ...
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Apache Redirect based on WordPress permissions

On our company website, we have two different types of download permissions: One for legacy, one for current. Is there a way for me to code a redirect through Apache that will query MySQL for the ...
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wp-content - permissions for files/folders created by apache

My wp-content folder has owner 'User' and group 'www-data'. The permissions are 775 for folders and 664 for files, so the server can write inside folder. But when the server creates folder and files ...
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Localhost WordPress Uploading of Images Issue

I'm a bit stuck here. My Mac (running Mavericks) died on me last week, and I spent the weekend getting a new computer and restoring the backup of my old (thank God for backups people. If you haven't ...
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Webdav with permalink in Wordpress v3.3.1

I've deployed wordpress and I'm using it with postgreSQL, I've configured permalinks successfully, but my webdav folder stoped to work. When I try to access my webdav folder it prompt to use my login ...
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Aliasing a subdomain on a wordpress network

I have a subdomain network install with the primary at http://test.domain.com. One of the sub-sites exists at http://sub.test.domain.com. I'd like to be able to access that sub at http://honky....
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Server stressed by /feed

I'm debugging a website that my friend has hosted on a VPS that should be perfectly capable of handling a Wordpress installation that gets ~2m monthly visitors. During the last few months, his uptime ...
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WordPress Multisite - Multiple subfolders for blogs

I created a Network in blog.animals.com, the Network is running fine. I can set up blogs like blog.animals.com/chimpanse. This is also working. I like to have multiple (2) subdirectories for each blog,...
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WordPress site front page fails to load in IE

Disclaimer: I'm a front-end guy dabbling in back-end work. I have WordPress serving up a company Intranet site on a CentOS VM in a multiple vhost setup (LAMP). It resides at http://intranet.domain....
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WordPress permalinks redirect to localhost

I am having this issue where all permalinks redirect to localhost. I am running Ubuntu on a VPS. All links give 301 redirects to localhost. For example: www.example.com/some-link redirects to ...
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Wordpress multisite Force HTTPS and WWW for domain and only HTTPS for subdomains HTACESS

I currently have a wordpress multisite setup of that consist of two sites, one is a subdomain. lets call the main domain www.domain.com and the sub domain test.domain.com For both domains I need to ...
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Internal server error after creating new Multisite

I'm trying to create a local Multisite. I've created the site and updated the wp-config and .htaccess files, and set rewrite to allow all. When I go to the subdirectory (it would not let me create ...
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Trouble with Permalinks - Mod_Rewrite on, htaccess accessable

I'm having issues with custom permalinks, I've gone through weeks of trouble shooting to no avail. Today I've confirmed that: htaccess is being read, tested with just writing "test" at the top of ...
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How gzip compression still happening?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS,Apache/2.4.7 and PHP 5.5.9. I installed Wordpress 4.4.2 in my machine. When I run my site in localhost, I noticed that js/css are compressed in gzip format. I didn't ...
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Wordpress Multisite trouble changing Apache port

I have tried many options and my localhost multisite stll doesn't work.I'm using wamp and I have two wp local sites. These are my folders: wamp/www/WP/Funanarchy first site: wp. second one: ...
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WordPress Multisite only partially accessible to public

My organization has a WordPress Multisite installation which holds a dozen sites available to the public. We also have a private area containing dozens of private sites accessed through SSO (...
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404: Object not found

I've been creating a wordpress site on my laptop (ubuntu 14.04) using xampp. The site has previously been working fine on my laptop, with a self signed SSL certificate, however after making a few ...
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Wordpress cannot upload files to server after recompiling PHP

Problem: PHP interferes with Wordpress ability to use write permissions on folders after recompiling PHP. This problem is so vast, yet no answer exists. Here is what does not work: Changing ...
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Apache loads CPU to 100% on AWS with 5-10 WP visits

I have a wordpress few-pages site deployed to AWS t2.medium and with 5-10 simultaneous visits CPU goes to 100%, or when I log in as admin. I tried to disable plugins - didn't help, cache plugin is ...
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How to install wordpress on university server?

Recently my supervisor asked me to install wordpress on the server. Indeed, I have no access to root. I just have a ssh access to the server and the operating system on the server is Linux. What steps ...
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WordPress removing query strings

I run custom scripts and plugins with GET parameters/query strings. Recently, when I try to access a page with query strings, something happens and the query string gets dropped. This, however only ...
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Installing other applications alongside WordPress multisite and configuring dns routing

I have configured a subdomain on my server and in DNS at my registrar as I have done many times. I don't want this particular subdomain to use my multisite WordPress install but all requests are being ...
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Problem with importing large number of images in post

I was make plugin which create gallery post. It need to import more then 100 image files, wallpapers, in one post. When start to import if is images smaller in size all goes well...but if is images ...
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Modify a rewrite rule for yy/mm and yy/mm/dd

I have a rewrite rule that I used to remap URLs from /yyyy/mm/post successfully but now trying to modify that to redirect using the pattern match of /yyyy/mm/dd/post Here is the rewrite rule I am ...
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Multisite /files/ URLs broken after server move

The file urls of all sub sites in my multisite install have stopped working after moving to a new server. The move was a straight site clone from WHM to WHM, so nothing has changed really. The new ...
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Wordpress site, crawlers, bots and Apache error 500

I have noticed that 80% of Apache access log and 500 error response was generated by crawlers and bots. Log examples below: 183.79.223.15 - - [25/Sep/2015:13:03:20 -0400] "GET /conference-to-shed-new-...
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Plugin returns random 404 Error on URL ReWrite

A proprietary plugin I'm trying to install is generating a 404 Page about once in every 6 or so page reloads. Saving permalinks has no effect on this bug. I cannot find any meaningful server logs ...
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500 Internal Error appears after adding the codes in .htaccess file

The issue is: I have a Wordpress site running on 4.3 and using the theme from Envato Market (POND v2.0). And I ran a SEO test using this website (SEO Checkup Test). After going through the tips on ...
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Can't Upload Images

I have a WordPress site on my webserver and have recently copied it to my localhost testing environment using XAMPP (bitnami) to work on it, and proceeded to re-upload the site back to the server ...
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What to do after a wrong RewriteRule?

I have A Wordpress MU and following this answer I changed my root .htaccess placing this before the Wordpress loop RewriteRule / /subfolder [R=301,L] trying to have a different homepage. It didn't ...
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Wordpress can't see symlinked theme in Ubuntu

I know there are security issues with symlinks but this is for development purposes on my local machine only. I am trying to set up my wordpress development server. My workflow results in a 'build' ...
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How can I set up WordPress/PHP to upload images as myself?

I just noticed that my VPS has been uploading images as www-data for the past 6 months, ever since I moved my WordPress install over to my new system. I've been told time and time again that my ...
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Admin-area broken through weird issues

Sorry for my bad English - it is not my mother language. Just installed wordpress 3.9. The admin area looks a bit broken all though I have fixed some things with switching the magic quotes to off ...
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Does WP suppresses .htaccess if permalinks are disabled?

I would like to use a .htaccess file, but still use the default link structure of WP. I didn't turn on permalinks, but did create my own .htaccess file. To my surprise, the file is being completely ...
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All scripts and style links return 404 on a local virtualhost

I am setting up a local development environment for a WordPress site on a Ubuntu desktop. When I go to run the installer at nimble-demo.local/wp-admin/install.php, the page loads but every script and ...
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How do I direct my domain name straight to my WordPress page?

I've sifted through a lot of similar questions on Google but haven't found anything that works. I changed my Document Root section in the apache2 sites-enabled 000-default file to /var/www/wordpress ...
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Configure VirtualHost for a perfect Wordpress Environment

I'm trying to install wordpress in a Cloud Server with rackspace. But my lack of knowledge in server configuration (LAMP , etc) is making me do a lot of miss configurations . First I think the ....