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Quickly Adding Apache Virtual Hosts in Ubuntu

Create a New Directory mkdir -p{public,backup,log} Toss in some placeholder text echo “” > ~/public/ Set the home directory to readable and accessible sudo chmod a+rx ~ Set the public directory to readable and accessible sudo chmod -R a+rx ~/public Create a new virtual hosts file in /etc/apache2/sites-available – copy an existing virtual host [...]

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best baked macaroni and cheese recipe

Best Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe You’ll Ever Eat

The Ingredients 1 qt. cooked macaroni (about 2 C. uncooked) 3 large or 4 medium eggs 1/2 stick butter or margarine 1/2 lb. New York sharp cheddar cheese, grated 2 1/2 c milk 1 tsp. salt 1/4 tsp. pepper The Steps Cook macaroni in boiling salted water according to directions. Drain and rinse Combine eggs, [...]

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Panera Black Bean Soup Recipe

Panera Black Bean Soup Recipe

Rebecca and I absolutely love Panera’s Black Bean Soup and have gone through many iterations trying to replicate the flavor at home. No insider information from Panera was used to create the following recipe, but we love it and think it is a wonderful at home alternative to Panera’s recipe. Your Panera Black Bean Soup [...]

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Chicken Taco Soup Recipe Easy and Delicious

Chicken Taco Soup Recipe – Easy and Delicious

1 chopped onion 1 can chili beans in sauce 1 can black beans rinsed 1 can whole kernel corn rinsed 8 oz can tomato sauce 12 oz ginger ale (or beer) 2 10 oz cans of Rotel diced tomatoes with green chilies (I usually do one mild and one hot, adjust for taste) 1 package [...]

Determined to really learn PHP and MySQL.

I have¬†acquired¬†a tinkering knowledge of PHP and MySQL over the years primarily from messing with WordPress installs and vBulletin and IPBoard forums, but I definitely don’t have the ability to sit down and write a CMS from scratch or build new functionality into my existing sites. I want to change that. Sitepoint has had a [...]

MySQL Query to Replace a URL in all WordPress Table

I like to test WordPress upgrades and template changes on a dev site on the same server as my live install. I’ll use a url like to set everything up and then copy it all over to go live. This MySQL query provides a quick fix to make sure you don’t leave any bad [...]