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How to prevent a function from running based on host (ie web vs local)?

I am using LiveReload to refresh my browser and compile my SASS. The browser extensions are not working so well for me, so I am adding the script to my footer. I'm trying to think of a way to prevent ...
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what are the chmod rights recommended to give for every folders of wordpress projects

When deploying a wordpress project on a server , what are the rights to set for each folders and files of wordpress for it to be safe and fonctionnal?
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How do I test PHP files in WordPress?

I've downloaded a Wordpress theme, but I want to edit it before uploading it to my live server. I read I need to run a server in order to test the PHP files, but I don't know what to use in order to ...
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Moving a WordPress site to a new server

I need to copy a WordPress site to a new server. I need this to go as quickly as possible. The URL won't change, but the absolute paths will. Here are the steps I thought of: Put a maintenance ...
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Ubuntu 12.04, Nginx and MySQL issue with Wordpress Database

Twice I installed a fresh LEMP Ubuntu 12.04 instalation on my server and started to build a wordpress site on my VPS following This tutorial. Now, for the second time, after a while I can't write do ...
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Server ip to Domain

Currently my server instance is running wordpress (for example: http://12.345.678.901) if that were my ip once you hit that URL you would then get the index page. I'm going to move all this of course ...
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418 header status, I'm a teapot [closed]

I'm just backing up a clients via ftp site prior to working on it, when suddenly all urls are returning an error page with the header status being 418. A quick Google finds that this was created for ...
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Too many connections to server

I'm facing a really weird problem with my wordpress/server. Sometimes when I add media (images) to a new post, and then try to submit this post, instead of my website I got the information in ...
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Moving wordpress to VPS, text disappeared from posts

I've a big problem. Moved blog to VPS today. And now I see that texts are gone from posts, no excerpts no content... Just titles remain. I checked in DB, all seems to be in place. I also checked in ...
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how to set up wp in folder within static website?

In my server I have the following file structure: www/ index.html js/.. css/.. img/.. index.html ... blog/ .htaccess index.php wordpress/ .htaccess wp-config.php ...
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Testing local server with MAMP/wordpress on mobile device? [closed]

I am currently developing a wordpress site locally using MAMP PRO, which obviously involves using a local database. I would like to test this site on my iPhone via a remote link. I have managed to do ...
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Universal problem: first request after ~25 second inactivity always slower (~1 second) than subsequent requests (~1/10sec)

It's something I noticed ever since I started working with WordPress. It's a universal issue, in the sense that it doesn't matter if the WP installation is on my shared hosting account (haven't tried ...
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Can I redirect the http request towards an old folder to the homepage using .htaccess file? [closed]

I am in the following situation: I had an old blog that was made using Joomla (this blog was indexed well enough by search engines). Due to some problems I deleted it and moved the site over to ...
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Doubts about how to migrate WordPress from local to online server using Search and Replace Tool script

I am trying to migrate my blog from my local web server to an online web server and I have a doubt about this procedure. I have uploaded all my local file in the root of my web server. I have also ...
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WordPress not working locally

I am attempting to get a local version of a live WP site working. I have pulled down the entire file structure. I have a copy of the DB. After setting up locally, I get a few random issues such as: ...
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Error establishing a database connection After Copy localhost wordpress site (with site url directly to hosting server's url before copy)

I have a localhost site that I heard I can migrate the site by just copy and paste the whole site from local to host if I changed WordPress Address (URL) and Site Address (URL) to my current hosted ...
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No Thumbnails Generated

I setup WordPress on my own server and it's up and running...one thing that I have noticed is that WordPress doesn't generate any images I upload. Usually when I upload an image through WordPress it ...
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Force Cron to run only on one server

Given a site running on server A and server B with a load balancer, shared database/etc, and a regular wp-cron task, how would I make sure that wp-cron only runs on server A, never on server B?
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WP & Server Speed [Teacher Question]

I'm a teacher and have used multisite WP for two years now as a resource for completing assignments. This spring semester, I have the most students that I've had on my site (30). Prior to this ...
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Second page (and next) of search results redirects me to the home page

WP 3.5, nginx (latest) and PHP5-FPM (latest). If you visit http://bombacarta.com/?s=coma the page is properly loaded. When you click on the link to go to the next page, you are redirected to the home ...
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Wordpress plugin search does not work and updates are not shown, VPS install

I have configured a VPS running CentOS 6.3 and Plesk 11. The install of a blank version of Wordpress works well. However, I have problems with updating Wordpress and searching for plugins. The two ...
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Does WP read itself?

I was looking at my server logs and I saw something strange. Every day, sometimes multiple times a day, I see a sequence of hits like this: 67.210.126.90 - - [17/Dec/2012:04:36:09 -0800] "GET ...
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how to move another machine or server without dealing with IP

Wordpress website for a small company. i am able to install wordpress in IIS server. my doubt is when installing , i am giving the ip address as "192.168.0.101:87".Everything works fine.I created ...
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Upload images to remote server

I am using Wordpress media uploader to upload images and I was wondering if there is a way to make it upload to my remote server instead of my local server? Example: My wordpress blog is hosted on ...
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Moved Wordpress site to new server, directory permissions not working correctly

I built a Wordpress on my hosting space and then transferred it my clients server - followed all the instructions and pretty much everything works fine. The ONLY problem I have is that the directory ...
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how to add new .webm mime types

i tried google but no success yet. I am trying to upload .webm and .ogg video types in wordpress ( for html5 video ofcourse) I am getting error like Baki fula.webm” has failed to upload due to an ...
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Moving local wordpress page to a real server subdomain broke my permalinks?

I developed a site locally with /%postname%/ permalink structure. I did some sample posts locally and wanted to move this entire local setup to a temporary subdomain like http://review.clientsite.com. ...
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Wordpress installation site folder move to the final site destination

My client have a site : business.com All the files of the old fashion site is there, images, video, html, css. i just made a folder called business.com/cms and installed wordpress here. FOr 2 month ...
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PHP Code stuck in Cache [Memcached] [closed]

Been having a bit of a problem with my site regarding our caching method and my php code not refreshing or flushing. To start, my site is on a dedicated Nginx webserver. I used W3 Total Cache for ...
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Can't access WP site over WiFi network

I'm making a mobile site and I'm using the main computers IP adress to connect to it from the iphone 10.0.0.1/wp With normal sites it works fine, but the WP site I get is stripped from CSS, JS, and ...
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Permalinks break every day

I have critical problem! My Wordpress Blog has the permalink structure /%category%/%postname%/. The problem is that very often the permalinks break so I get a lot of 404-Errors. I can fix it ...
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How to reduce Apache connections caused by plugins?

I've been having an increasing lack of performance in my server (slowness, stalling on page loads, largely backend issues where I spend most of my time) over the past month or two on what is primarily ...
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Wordpress backup(on another server)leading to old server addy and WP

So long story short, someone told me about BACKUPBUDDY and how good it is, etc, and it is...now long story short, one of my clients, wants to move their site from FATCOW to HOSTGATOR. I went in, ...
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APC fragmention woes on Apache AWS EC2 Small instance with WordPress and W3TC [closed]

Asked this question at serverfault, and got confirmation that W3TC is most likely causing the issue, but several of my more W3TC/Wordpress specific issues weren't able to be answered. Reposting ...
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How to change server name on Wordpress Installation?

I am not sure if the title of the question is acurate enough but here it goes. I have set up an Ubuntu server inside a VirtualBox VM, I have enabled port forwarding so when I type on the host ...
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White screen on front page only

I've got the famous white screen, but only on my home page. Deeper pages load just fine. I moved my themes directory to themes-old and made a new themes directory that only has twentyten in it. I ...
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How to point a public URL to internal (hidden) server with all links following.

I know that you all will be mad with a simple question like this, but I was unable to find a clear answer, therefore I risk to bother :) Yes, I have read Changing_The_Site_URL, but could not find what ...
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Handling the response sent from a ruby on rails application in wordpress

I am using my rails application to send data to a wordpress site. Basically if a user has wrong password, I am going to end the reverse proxy and redirect the user back to the wordpress site but I ...
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What are PHP extensions and libraries WP needs and/or uses?

Codex loosely only mentions PHP version in server requirements, however PHP can be configured in pretty wide range of excluding/including different parts. What are extensions/libraries that: are ...
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Wordpress switch servers

So I switched servers from localhost:8080 to a domain, now I followed the instructions by updating the config, and updating the permalinks and everything. Even updated the database. I can go into my ...
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Apache/Linux configuration changes to make automatic upgrade more straightforward

I've been reading some posts that seem to touch on this (or possibly address it, but it's going over my head). Unix is not my strong suit by a long shot. I have inherited a Fedora server that is a ...
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How to change settings so I can upload images in Wordpress posts?

When I try to upload an image in a post on this WordPress site: http://richardclunan.com/ ...I get the message "Unable to create directory __. Is its parent directory writable by the server?" How do ...
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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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On new server, site got hacked, permissions a bit strange? Please help

I moved to a new server recently, a week later a site got hacked, all they did was change the index.php file of the current enabled theme, no big deal. I did have a few security precautions in place, ...
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Moved to a new server, backup was a day old and missing 3 posts, anyway to recover them from old host?

I made a backup for my clients site the other night, apparently after I made the backup they made a few posts. I then moved the site to another host and resetup wordpress and imported the database and ...
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Moving wordpress to an unknown outlet

I have some wordpress websites on one server that I want to download. The problem is I don't know what url or what server I am moving it to. The problem is I do want the original to work. Suggestions ...
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How to properly secure my Wordpress installation?

I'm currently on my own server (fredericpilon.com) with my own website. Wordpress being kind of a big shot of CMS, it may be targeted by hacks. Any tips and tricks on how to properly secure my ...
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update user information

this is my code /* Update user information. */ if ( !empty( $_POST['url'] ) ){ update_user_meta( $current_user->id, 'user_url', esc_url( $_POST['url'] ) ); else{ ...
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Log Author Actions

Is there a place where actions like post creation/deletion, page creation/deletion, modification, etc. is saved? Is this stored in the Apache logs? If this is not saved, is there a way (plugin?) to ...
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WordPress local development environment

Everything on WordPress is primed for a production server, and hardly mentions info on development stuff. I want to setup a WordPress blog locally so that its good and ready before it goes live. Are ...