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    • Question

      Correct user/group ownership and file permissions for Joomla and WordPress sites running on Ubuntu server

      I am migrating some Joomla and WordPress sites from shared hosting to Digital Ocean. The servers will be running Ubuntu with a LAMP stack. Each site will have the following permission requirements: * Allow the configu...
      1 answer9 months agoBy Mike HermaryApacheUbuntu 20.04Linux CommandsWordPressJoomla
    • Question

      How to enable latest PHP on my DO? (Ubuntu 18.04 / Apache / MySQL)

      Hey,please advise me, I installed PHP 7.4 via a terminal, but Joomla still reports that I have 7.2 and I don’t know where to “enable it”?Many thanks for the advice :-)
      1 answer1 year agoBy Paul ColleJoomla
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      How to install joomla on DO? My droplet use Debian 9

      419/5000I am a new user at DO and I need to install my joomla to develop a small newspaper portal.I chose Debian 9. But, I don’t know how to accomplish this task.I’ve researched here in the community and found only ve...
      3 answers2 years agoBy Amazônia NeobabélicaDebian 9Joomla
    • Question

      We would like to do the website clone and move it on a subdomain

      Please also let us know which hosting panel services our website (for example, cPanel or similar)? Or how we could find this info.
      1 answer2 years agoBy careWalrusJoomla
    • Question

      rewriting part of a url

      Part of my URL structure changed can I rewrite part of a URL in htaccess instead of updating thousands of urls one-by-one by hand? mywebsite . com /old/component /tag/colorado-sunday-meetings to mywebsite . com** /new...
      No answers yet3 years agoBy Denver DonateJoomla
    • Question

      How to import database in MySQL from Windows machine to my DO droplet

      Hi, I have a Joomla website which I need to migrate from shared hosting to DO droplet having CentOS 7 installed on it. I have already taken the whole website backup including the database on my Windows 7 machine. I ha...
      1 answer3 years agoBy vicki55MySQLDatabasesCMSJoomlaCentOS
    • Question

      Is there any issue using CDN for Joomla website?

      HEllo, please advise if anybody already tried to set up CDN for Joomla website. in past I ahd an issue setting up CDN for Joomla. Which plugin to use to laod form CDN etc and what is the process, please advise to newbe.
      1 answer4 years agoBy alexander792294JoomlaCDNAutomated Setups
    • Question

      ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2 "No such file or directory")

      How to fix it qulickly? ERROR 2002 (HY000): Can’t connect to local MySQL server through socket ‘/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock’ (2) | Mysql can’t be started (start job failed to start error) | MySQL -Can’t connect to loc...
      1 answer4 years agoBy maria johannaMariaDBMySQLLAMP StackJoomla
    • Question

      back to error again..., tsk

      need some assistance…i need to save this [Wed May 30 14:51:20.307103 2018] [:error] [pid 27956] [client] PHP Warning: htmlspecialchars() expects parameter 1 to...
      1 answer4 years agoBy maria johannaApacheJoomlaLAMP Stack
    • Question

      Help, can anyone show me a very concrete way to redirect a non-www to www..some say change .htacess & alias

      so far i have this (nothing happens) RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} !^www.RewriteCond %{HTTPS}s on(s)|offs()RewriteRule ^ http%1://www.%{HTTP_HOST}%{REQUEST_URI} [NE,L,R=301] ServerAdmin ...
      2 answers4 years agoBy maria johannaPHPApacheJoomla
    • Question

      does increasing the traffic of a website also increases the memory usage?

      if so? what will happen if i go far beyond the limited allotted memory of my subscription? this simple website is already using 72% of the memory that i subscribed.
      3 answers4 years agoBy maria johannaApacheMySQLJoomlaUbuntu
    • Question

      website displayed only one word error

      what happened in just an overnyt i lost my website, it just displays error…and cpu usaage skyrocketed as well as the memory…very frustrating, i worked so hard for my site and thi is what happened wtf.
      Accepted Answer: Have you reviewed your log files? Any time you see an error returned by your web browser (as long is it hasn’t been reconfigured not to log) an entry will be created in your log file with more information. The default...
      2 answers4 years agoBy maria johannaApacheJoomlaMySQL
    • Question

      Putty error: No supported authentication methods available.

      Hi, Im using freebsd, how can i delete EVERYTHING that has relation with ssh and putty (files sshd on freebsd), any ssh key that i may have somewhere, so i can start again trying with putty?the error is thatPutty erro...
      2 answers4 years agoBy jorgehurtadodmxDNSApacheJoomlaLinux BasicsFreeBSD
    • Question

      Joomla With Apache Virtual Host Setup: Error Displaying The Error Page

      I’m running multiple webservers on my droplet, using multiple cms services. I’m setting up my first with Joomla. I’ve read the documentation and put the newest distro in /www/$URL$/public_html/joomla and have changed ...
      1 answer5 years agoBy DetenteApacheCMSJoomlaLAMP StackMySQLUbuntu 16.04
    • Question

      Updating joomla extensions and versions

      It’s been a very long time since I did this last and I can’t recall how I did it. When I log into the control panel it shows that I can update the version to 3.7.2 and that there are 6 extension updates available. I w...
      2 answers5 years agoBy webdevdaveSDJoomlaDigitalOceanUbuntu 16.04
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      Joomla websites keep loosing connection to databases (I think)

      nginx log sample line 2017/06/20 15:37:26 [error] 20796#20796: *11706 FastCGI sent in stderr: "PHP message: PHP Warning: session_write_close(): Failed to write session data (user). Please verify that the current setti...
      5 answers5 years agoBy Calvin CraneJoomlaUbuntu 16.04
    • Question

      Plans and how it all works

      I am used to standard web hosting - I want to start to try to use this kind of hosting for better speed.Some simple questions please if you know that answer I would be grateful.a) If I have a droplet - how many websit...
      Accepted Answer: Hi @landed A) You can run as many websites as you would like - but you would be limited by the amount of RAM and CPU. So depending on which CMS you’re using and how heavy it is, the answer could be 1 website, but it c...
      2 answers5 years agoBy Calvin CraneWordPressJoomla
    • Question

      Adding another domain to a single domain apache server

      Hi all. I am kinda new to Centos and Apache (and LAMP). My server is running Centos 7 and has only 1 domain currently in /var/www/html (whith joomla CMS). I need to add a new domain on the same VPS. I have tried with ...
      2 answers5 years agoBy EstebaApacheJoomlaCentOS
    • Question

      Is Joomla one-click app still available?

      Hi! I’m interested in setting up a Joomla website and according to this tutorial ( ), there is a one-click appli...
      Accepted Answer: @sanco I just logged in to check the list of one-click installations available and Joomla isn’t showing up as an option, so if you’re wanting it back, I’d get in touch with their support team and see if they have plan...
      1 answer5 years agoBy sancoJoomla
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      How can I make Joomla's pre-install checklist recognize database support with MariaDB in CentOS 7.2?

      Everything seems set for installing Joomla in my droplet. I started following the excellent Community tutorial on using Joomla in a CentOS 6 droplet, but I chose to use CentOS 7 instead. The major difference between t...
      1 answer6 years agoBy StrivenWordJoomlaMariaDBMySQLCentOS