Posts Tagged ‘apache’

Proxying with PHP in Ubuntu 14.04 (Apache 2.4, PHP 5.4+)

Saturday, January 16th, 2016

I’ve just had to evade a Russian block of one of my employer’s sites, let’s call it CasinoX. Presumably they had blocked both and’s IP address (which is a Cloud Flare IP btw).... Read More

Basic HTTP Authentication with Apache

Saturday, January 24th, 2015

Below is an example of how to http authenticate a whole project but leave two subdirectories and all their contents open.... Read More

Apache HTTP Proxying on non-default Ports

Saturday, April 12th, 2014

I’ve started proxying certain services through Apache to be able to have them on different machines than the main site/service.... Read More

RAM Cache and Redirecting to it in Apache

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

I’ve just had to cache all images on a site in RAM in order to limit the amount of disc scratching going on.... Read More

Installing a Verisign Root and Intermediate Certificate in Apache2

Thursday, June 24th, 2010

1.) Create your csr file and hand it over to Verisign, don’t make it password protected, leave the password empty.... Read More

Getting a server back online

Monday, January 25th, 2010

Last week our host had a power outage and the backup power didn’t kick in or something. In any case, the end result was a reboot of all our servers, which went surprisingly well, except for one.... Read More

Solving memory limit exhausted in PHP

Friday, November 27th, 2009

This is the long walkthrough on how to fix this problem which is due to the fact that a too low memory limit is set in the PHP ini file.... Read More

WAMP and XAMPP problems and solutions in Vista

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

Damn this is strange, Apache suddenly just died on me after Vista installed some updates, the gauge in both wamp and xampp shows it as running but accessing localhost results in a no no. No matter how I tried to make things work, deactivating the firewall, UAC and a slew of other actions I was about to give up when I tried without expecting it to work at all, but it did.... Read More

MODx htaccess problems and solutions

Sunday, August 3rd, 2008

Yesterday I discovered that the flash banner wouldn’t load on, I suppose the crossdomain xml didn’t work like I expected it to.... Read More

Crazy SUSE mod_rewrite problem

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

What a nightmare it was yesterday and for the better part of today. The new project just failed to run with mod_rewrite on the staging server and we couldn’t understand why.... Read More