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  • Question

    Onion blog using tor on my droplet

    I would like to run an .onion blog only for legitimate purposes on Tor How would I go about this on ubuntu? Install linux tor, point Torc file to root of webserver? Is that it? Cheers
    0 By albertramsbottom Ubuntu 18.04 WordPress
  • Question

    WordPress WooCommerce snapshots growing rather quickly

    7 months ago my multisite woo-commerce installation snapshots were around 7GB with 35000 variations and now it is 36GB with 40000 variations What should I look for in my LAMP set up that would be causing this growth. ...
    1 By albertramsbottom Apache Ubuntu 18.04 MySQL WordPress
  • Question

    Issues with processors maxing out and page isnt working errors in chrome

    I have a 4GB 2 CPU droplet that has both MySQL and Wordpress/Woocommerce installed which seems to work fine as an eCommerce platform. However, when ever I try to edit multiple products using various plugins it tends t...
    2 By albertramsbottom WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    500 server errors when updating more than 50 products with variations

    Site seems to work OK, with two processors and 4 GB Ram. MySQl on same server at the moment but if I use the standard woo-commerce bulk edit on more than 50 t-shirts each with 65 variations, it runs for ages and event...
    Accepted Answer: You will find that the iniset is most likely a WordPress wrapper for the php ini_set function (so it is trying to increase the memory limit to 2GB for PHP at execution time (although most php configurations running in...
    1 By albertramsbottom Apache MySQL Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Backup system needed

    Hi I need some advice on how to create a backup of my Wordpress/Woocomerce site as well as a dump of my mysql databases I currently have two wordpress sites, one a multisite and the other a single site, both running o...
    1 By albertramsbottom Apache WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Wordpress/Woocommerce site keeps missing a beat

    My site keeps sort of timing out with This page isn’t working mysite.co.uk is currently unable to handle this request. HTTP ERROR 500 This is mainly when I am doing something rather intensive such as exporting produc...
    1 By albertramsbottom WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Memory disk and CPU peaks

    Every 3 or 4 days my ram, cpu and disk hits the roof and I am not sure why? Does anyone know why this might be happening or how I can log this to view the processes latter? Cheers
    1 By albertramsbottom WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Answer

    WP Supercache or Redis

    Well I have gone for a local Redis cache server to start with. maybe a little slower but it is caching like madness so I will see
    By albertramsbottom
  • Question

    WP Supercache or Redis

    Hi I have been having issue with my installed WP Supercache plugin. As you know it requires quite a lot on config in wpconfig file and in .htaccess and over the years some parts of it configuration has been deleted et...
    Accepted Answer: Hey friend, Great question. You would still need a plugin to truly benefit from that setup. This is one example: https://wordpress.org/plugins/redis-cache/ Jarland
    2 By albertramsbottom WordPress Redis Ubuntu 18.04
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    Emergency! Sites not loading

    Fixed turned out to be a caching issue with WP Super cache
    Accepted Answer: Fixed turned out to be a caching issue with WP Super cache
    By albertramsbottom
  • Question

    Emergency! Sites not loading

    I have found out I can only access my sites when I am logged in?? If I navigate to https://mydomain.com This site can’t be reached But if I go to https://mydomain.com/wp-admin and login i can then close the page and ...
    Accepted Answer: Fixed turned out to be a caching issue with WP Super cache
    1 By albertramsbottom Apache WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Answer

    Virtual host returning 404

    Yes I thought it might be the cert. And yes I do have some advice, lets encyrpt doesnt support virtual hosts in one file, so just u…
    By albertramsbottom
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    Virtual host returning 404

    what is the “public” in DocumentRoot /var/www/html/cropflow-api/public Are you sure it is in a public folder? Also you co…
    Accepted Answer: what is the “public” in DocumentRoot /var/www/html/cropflow-api/public Are you sure it is in a public folder? Also you co…
    By albertramsbottom
  • Answer

    mail issue in logs

    I have fully scanned using WORDfence, GOMIS?? and sucuri and nothing has found anything, yet my mail logs are still sending out spa…
    By albertramsbottom
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    mail issue in logs

    OK thanks, I will let you know how I get on, and thanks very much for all the information and links. I am currently deep scanning …
    By albertramsbottom
  • Question

    mail issue in logs

    Just migrated to DO with a multisite wordpress/woocommerce and have noticed some issues in my syslog "host mx-aol.mail.gm0.yahoodns.net[98.136.101.116] said: 421 4.7.0 [TSS04] Messages from 178.62.110.117 temporarily ...
    3 By albertramsbottom Apache WordPress Ubuntu 18.04
  • Answer

    How do I properly redirect aliases/variations of my domain to the main tld I want to use?

    How? Please
    By albertramsbottom
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    Using CNAME for www redirection

    Can some one please explain how to do this as i need wwwmydomain,com to forward to mydomain.com
    By albertramsbottom
  • Question

    DNS for multisite wordpress

    Hi How do I set up domain aliases so 3 domains point to my main domain? So i can move my multi-site WordPress site I have mymaindomain.co.uk, with myseconddomain.co.uk, mythiddomain.co.uk working in multisite configur...
    1 By albertramsbottom WordPress DNS Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    Complicated DNS and Wordpress multisite question

    Hi I have a WP site that I have migrated to a dev droplet and have got it working. In my DNS settings for the droplet I have put in an "@" symbol and have pointed it to my droplet. I have pointed my domain name (mydom...
    1 By albertramsbottom WordPress DNS Ubuntu 18.04