Monthly Archives: February 2010

wordpress & wordpress MU mass upgrade script 2.9.2

Okay, I have rolled the usual ‘upgrade all instances of wordpress’ script. In this version i finally got around to checking the permissions prior to updating and changing the ownership of them back to that owner afterwards. This was breaking … Continue reading

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Rimuhosting does LCA2010

A couple of the die hard Linux fanatics here at Rimuhosting decided to bribe the boss into letting us go to this year, and in fact even managed to get him to become a little blue penguin sponsor. Luckily … Continue reading

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Picking Your Distro

We frequently get questions asking which distribution to choose. The short answer is - pick whatever distribution you're currently using if it's one that you like and are comfortable using. :) It's not going to make a tremendous difference at … Continue reading

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Whats using all my disk space up?

Often we get asked by customers 'What is using up all my disk space on my VPS?'. Usually we track it down to log files not being rotated or email etc. Here are a few of the commands we use … Continue reading

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Using incron to autocommit changes in a folder

I found this excellent blog post giving a nice example of incron useage at Normally when I edit files in /etc, I am focused on achieving something now, and not on being able to undo it later. To this … Continue reading

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