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Sharing one WordPress installation between several “sites”?

I'm running a VPS with Ubuntu. I've installed the LAMP-stack, and would now like to make a couple of blogs/sites using WordPress. I'm thinking about creating new users for each blog and making a ...
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Which Apache-modules must I enable?

I'm running a VPS with Ubuntu 14.04.4 x64 and Apache 2.4.7, and would like to set-up a WordPress site on it. Which apache-modules must I have enabled - and which should I enable (eg. for cool ...
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How to automate adduser (on linux) when add new user site in multisite

Like certain control panel like Cpanel or VestaCP, once new user created, it automatically adduser into linux. The purpose to do this is to monitor resource usage by each wordpress multi user. How to ...
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Can't install plugins in WP in Ubuntu desktop 15.10 (Linux permissions problem)

Introduction Hello, I am very new to Ubuntu and kinda new to WP: I am trying to install Yoast 3, in WP in Ubuntu Desktop 15.10. The native permissions I gave recursively to my whole WP site folder ...
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Can't delete the two native plugins of Wordpress

Just installed WP in Ubuntu 15.10 desktop on my local, home PC. It's the first time I install this CMS in Linux. After install I came to delete the two native plugins, Aksimet & Hello Dolly. In ...
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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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Migrating WordPress from Windows Server 2008 R2 (IIS v7.5) to CentOS

The agency I work for have purchased a new server, bringing our total up to 4. The 3 servers we had previously are all running Windows Server 2008 R2, whereas this new one is running CentOS, ...
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Rewrite URL to remap WordPress Permalink

I'm moving my WordPress site to a new host, and in the process I want to make a one time change to the Permalinks. I want to rewrite the URLs from /2015/11/sample-post/ to /sample-post/ but how can I ...
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Plugins & backup not working correctly on new Digital Ocean server

So I just fired up a new Digital Ocean droplet running Ubuntu 15.10x64 and I'm setting up a Wordpress environment. I am setting it up from scratch without a Wordpress image. I followed a lot of the ...
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Is it a good idea to edit WordPress within Eclipse? [closed]

A friend and I are building a WordPress website. He has already customised a WordPress theme, and I can view the new site in an Internet explorer and edit it within the WordPress tool. He has sent me ...
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Wp_mail() function not working in Windows and MAC OS

Not getting mails when sent from Windows OS and MAC OS but getting when sent from Linux OS. I tried sending mails from LINUX OS,Windows and MAC OS LINUX sending me the mails as it should do but ...
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Dynamically update Site/Wordpress Address

Is anyone aware of a PHP method to use the linux server's currently assigned IP address as the Wordpress Address and Site Address? I'm not too worried about breaking the site, because it's ...
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Unable to access wordpress server locally running using vagrant

Until recently I have been using debian on my desktop, however I've decided to migrate to arch. I develop a wordpress website for someone, and I copied the vagrant-local folder containing the vagrant ...
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Changing permalinks gives me 404 errors on nginx

EDIT It turns out that I was barking up the wrong tree trying to edit .htaccess, as nginx doesn't use it. What I apparently need to do is edit my .conf file. Before I read this, my_app.conf looked ...
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PHP Parse error on WP-CLI, not on web server

I have a network of over a hundred sites and I try to use wp-cli to make bulk changes to many of these. Particularly to their wp_x_options table via wp --url=site.url option update However, wp ...
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User can not login

I successfully inserted a new user to WP database and I want this user to be logged in right after this. I do it like this User Login Form <?php function dlf_form() { ?> <form ...
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Best practices for configuring a server?

I am on linux-root server and has just installed a wp 4.1 final. Aditionally some few Amazon-Web-Services-Plugins - such as: amazon-link amazon-product in a post scrapeAzon Note: I've tested all ...
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Does WordPress create a new Linux user when creating a new WordPress blog?

I wonder if WordPress creates a new Linux user when creating a new WordPress blog? I am a NodeJS developer, but from what I know PHP scripts can also have access to entire file system. That's why I ...
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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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solved - wp-admin/index.php gives a "500 Internal Server Error [closed]

experts, UPDATE: hello dear experts UPDATE. many many thanks for the great ideas and tipps. overwhelming - really your are overwhelming!!! i have done as adviced and this method made it clear. i ...
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Folder Permissions + Security Concerns

I messed up bad guys. I while working on another part of my website I accidentally nuked my WordPress folder permissions. I was able to find/fix some problems and I got my site up and running but some ...
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solved magic-quotes - breaks admin totally

running wp 3.9 fresh install update - now all is fixed: now - with the new values magic_quotes_gpc Off On magic_quotes_runtime Off On magic_quotes_sybase Off Off left is: local value ...
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Unexpected token ILLEGAL, even on clean install - jquery-issue?

update i get even more issues and errors; POST http://literaturen.org/wp-admin/admin-ajax.php 200 OK 1,39s jquery...=1.11.0 (Zeile 4) GET ...
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https and wordpress breaks posts

I have a wordpress http site which still works just fine. I added https and the first page works but none of the post pages do. server: Ubuntu 10.04.4 LTS (lucid) running Apache 2.2.14 SSL through ...
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Debian drops connection in wordpress admin section

I have installed wordpress 3.6(also tried 3.7). The problem is when I get to admin section, server after approximately 10 requests began to abort connection (on both get and post requests). I have ...
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Vagrantpress + composer

I was looking at the roots.io blog, where I learned about Vagrant and Composer which in combination seem to give you a more intelligent development environment and dependency management system. I ...
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EC2 Wordpress install asks for connection info when auto-updating

Here is the EC2 setup: Amazon Linux AMI LAMP SFTP (e.g., users jdoe, jsmith, etc) Virtual Hosts (e.g., /mnt/www/site1.com, /mnt/www/site2.com, etc) I've been able to get Wordpress installed and ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 create new wordpress theme from scratch problems

I'm new to wordpress. I tried to create new theme, basically I just copied files from default theme and changed it's name, URI etc. But my theme is not showing in wordpress. Can you tell what steps ...
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plugins_url('',__FILE__) != WP_PLUGIN_URL with sym links

For one of my many sites, plugins/plugin-name is a sym link pointing to universal-install/wp-content/plugins/plugin-name. echo WP_PLUGIN_URL displays what I expect. echo plugins_url(); displays what ...
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Using wp-uploads instead of wp-content/uploads

What is the difference between the wp-uploads directory and the wp-content/uploads directory? I am running Ubuntu Server 12.04 and recently installed WordPress using apt-get, but there have been a ...
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A /proc folder in wp-content?

I inherited a WordPress site that a series of consultants built and who are all long-gone. As I grep'd to find where they defined a strange shortcode they keep using, grep dumped a sequence of errors ...
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Editing Wordpress Permissions in LAMP - Ubuntu 11.10

I'm hosting a local version of my wordpress theme on Ubuntu 11.10. However, LAMP is installed in a directory that requires sudo privileges. When I try to add images or any outside content to my ...
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Wordpress home page showing 404 error

I've had a look for anyone experiencing the same issue but to no avail. I am currently working on a Wordpress site that previously did not have permalinks, so have added these (i.e. to change the ...
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moving server can not login

I design my site in win7 system, and today before a server rent, I moving my blog from win7 to my another computer witch is installed CentOS 5.5 for a last test, I have reference the article ...
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Need help changing back the correct wordpress url

Hello I've just recently installed wordpress today on a development linux server. Everything seemed ok until when I stupidly changed the wordpress url. Initailly it was just http://localhost/ but I ...
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WordPress Job Interview Preparation

I'm interviewing for a job as a WordPress Developer. I've only been working with WP for a year now and feel I have a good overview, as in how to set it up, what functions.php does, where to modify ...
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Hosting multiple Wordpress sites on single server - best practices?

I rent some webserver space (Linux, MySql, PHP, Apache) and host several Wordpress websites (for different clients, with different needs) What would be the best way to Host multiple wordpress sites on ...
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Problems loading stylesheet and permalinks after rebooting

I am using Ubuntu Server 10.04.02 LTS to host my WordPress, which version is 2.9.2. The problem is, after rebooting the server and loading my homepage of WordPress, the style of my blog was just ...
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How to configure WP filesystem access in Linux (Ubuntu Server)?

Ubuntu Server, LAMP stack, freshly self-installed WordPress. Apparently I can't use direct filesystem access method because files are owned by different owners (WP core unpacked by me and files WP ...
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WordPress package configuration in Ubuntu Server?

So I wanted to play with some Linux-only PHP performance tools and installed Ubuntu Server 10.10 in VirtualBox (for the record I have little clue about Linux, never used it extensively). Turned out ...
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How does one suppress a 404 status code in a WordPress page?

I've got a WordPress site that includes pages pulled from a different database. The problem is that these other pages return a 404 status code. (The WordPress posts/pages are fine.) The 404'ed pages ...