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  • Published Question

    Make Block Storage Web-Writable

    On my older server (Ubuntu 18.04), I would just be able to create block storage and mount it in my droplet, and create a symlink to the mounted directory into the /public_html directory for media uploads. With write p...
    1 By skinniyah Block Storage
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    Block Storage with Wordpress No Longer Web Writable in Ubuntu 20.04?

    I have previously set up my wordpress installation successfully, with a mount at /mnt/MNTNAME and a symlink in my wordpress web directory ../public_html/wp-content/uploads. This was in Ubuntu 18.04. All was well, able...
    Accepted Answer: Hello, It sounds like that you might have SELinux enabled. To check if this is the case run the following command: getenforce If SELinux is enabled, you could allow the Apache service to write to that specific direc...
    1 By skinniyah Block Storage WordPress
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    Htaccess error

    I had a similar .htacess problem, and changing the apache2 conf files as rajeev mentioned worked - thanks!
    By skinniyah
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    Wordpress Unable to Connect to remote DB over Private Networking

    Found a fix/hack that seems to work for now: I backed up sql, deleted the mysql DBs that weren’t connecting through private IP, rec…
    By skinniyah
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    Wordpress Unable to Connect to remote DB over Private Networking

    Follow up - I don’t know if it was the repeated restarting of mysql or what it was, but I can now connect to 2/3 of my databases us…
    By skinniyah
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    Wordpress Unable to Connect to remote DB over Private Networking

    pinging works. I was also able to manually connect using the mysql command, both to the public and private IP. ifconfig show…
    By skinniyah
  • Published Question

    Wordpress Unable to Connect to remote DB over Private Networking

    I have wordpress setup on two separate droplets. Files are on one droplet and DB is on a separate droplet. wp-config.php was edited with DB_HOST reflecting the private IP of the DB server. This has suddenly stopped w...
    4 By skinniyah
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    What is the best control panel for a newbie at the moment?

    I previously used Cpanel on shared hosting before coming to DO. <br> <br>After testing a number of panels on different droplets (gr…
    By skinniyah
  • Published Question

    How do I set up server-side custom IMAP mail filters/rules?

    I am upgrading from a shared hosting setup with cPanel to DO. cPanel allows me to setup account-level and user-level filters with IMAP accounts. For instance: forwarded email from something@domain.com can be set to be...
    1 By skinniyah