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  • Published Answer

    Droplet Caught In A Loop

    @jtittle thanks for your help. Here is my feedback. 01 - i deleted the htaccess file on the template droplet and the IP /wp-a…
    By mosaic
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    Droplet Caught In A Loop

    @jtittle thank youbfor your help. I have a few questions on this. 01 - I thought logging into /wp-admin on the new droplet an…
    By mosaic
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    Droplet Caught In A Loop

    Hi, I created a ‘template droplet’ site last week, which was a clean installation of Wordpress including my most used plugins. I then created a snapshot of my 'template droplet' so that I could spin up a droplet from ...
    3 By mosaic WordPress Backups
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    Digital Ocean For Mobile Apps

    Hi, We have been using Parse.com for the last few years as a BaaS for our mobile app development... and as i am sure you already know, parse.com is closing down soon. We are now looking to migrate to a new service. Ar...
    1 By mosaic DigitalOcean Applications
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    Wordpress Won't Send Contact Form Emails

    @kamaln7 Thank you for your reply. Postfix was not installed, this is output when I installed it: The following NEW packa…
    By mosaic
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    Wordpress Won't Send Contact Form Emails

    Hi, I've only just noticed that a few of my Wordpress sites won't send the emails from the Contact form. I am using a plugin called Contact Form 7. I presume it is because Digital Ocean don't install a SMTP server in ...
    3 By mosaic WordPress Email
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    Hourly Database Backup Plan

    Correct me if i am wrong, but am i right in saying that Digital Ocean only backup your database once a week? Can anyone suggest a good way to automate a daily or hourly backup... to email, dropbox or some other storag...
    1 By mosaic MySQL DigitalOcean
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    Out Of Memory (Is It Possible)

    Hi, thank you. What does free-m do?
    By mosaic
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    Out Of Memory (Is It Possible)

    Hi, I am running a wordpress installation on a $20 droplet (2gb | 2 core ), which i thought would be more than enough to run a wordpress site with 300 hits a day. I keep getting the 'Error establishing database connec...
    3 By mosaic MySQL Apache
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    Site Down Notifications (Ubunto / Wordpress)

    Thank you.
    By mosaic
  • Published Question

    Site Down Notifications (Ubunto / Wordpress)

    Hi is it possible to set up Site Down Notifications for an Ubunto / Wordpress site on Digital Ocean?
    2 By mosaic Apache WordPress DigitalOcean Ubuntu
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    Resizing A Droplet The Correct Way

    Hi, One of my sites seems to be struggling with resources so i am thinking of Resizing the droplet from the $10 per month to the $20 per month plan. I am surprised that i cannot find details on 'How To Resize Your Dro...
    2 By mosaic Scaling DigitalOcean Ubuntu
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    Droplet Management Basics

    Thanks for your reply. Could you provide details on: “Check your syslog for OOM killer on mysqld” Thanks again for your help....
    By mosaic
  • Published Question

    Droplet Management Basics

    Hi, some of our droplets (running wordpress) are experiencing the dreaded: "error establishing a database connection" It's happening too much for my liking and we are considering a moving away from DO if we can't reso...
    4 By mosaic WordPress Apache Linux Commands Ubuntu
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    What Are My Options (Backup)

    Hi, I am relatively new to Digital Ocean. I have about 12 droplets under my account, for various different clients. I have backup enabled on each droplet, however i was surprised to learn that this does not include a ...
    1 By mosaic Backups
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    Getting My Head Around DNS

    Thanks, do i not need to add A records and other records?
    By mosaic
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    Getting My Head Around DNS

    Hi, I've register a domain name with GoDaddy. I've created a droplet on Digital Ocean. Am i right in saying i now need to click into DNS at the top of my Digital Ocean account and add a DNS: 01 - enter domain name (wi...
    2 By mosaic DNS IPv6
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    Moving From Cpanel to Droplets (FTP)

    Hi, i have been using cPanel for many years. I have recently changed over to Digital Ocean. I find a HUGE improvement in performance, however i find it difficult to carry out some commands that used to only take secon...
    2 By mosaic Control Panels Linux Basics Ubuntu