Monthly Archives: September 2012

Finding spam sending PHP scripts on your server

Everyone has the occasional user who may leave something on their server that may send spam, or not update things as fast as they should. Tracking down the spammer can be a real problem though. Sometimes you can track down … Continue reading

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Installing Oracle RDBMS Server

Oracle is a very popular database.  Particularly for enterprise customers running on dedicated servers with lots of CPU and fast RAID setups. This tutorial will guide you to install Oracle database server on CentOS Linux distro.  Hopefully the steps are … Continue reading

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Zonomi DNS TTL improvements

There have been a few updates to the Zonomi service (and RimuHosting's DNS as well after the next code push there).  These changes have been added to help address improve the service for a few 'niche/advanced' users. Time To Live … Continue reading

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WordPress mass update script 3.4.2

This script will search /var/www (changeable in a variable) for any wordpress installs and make sure its upgraded to the latest version. It will run a backup to /root/wp_upgrade/ of all files and database before doing anything with the site … Continue reading

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Burning Man – Chris Twemlow from All Things Web

Some of you may recall us giving out or swapping shirts in previous posts, some of the shirts have been photographed in some amazing places. Chris Twemlow from has  just emailed us in this beauty of him at a recent Burning Man Got … Continue reading

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WordPress install script

We like wordpress, a lot of our customers love it too. WordPress is web software you can use to create a beautiful website or blog, it is normally called a CMS too. We have created a script for automating the … Continue reading

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