Compile and Install a LAMP(Linux/Apache/MySQL/PHP) Server from Source

Most out-of-the-box Red Hat Linux installations will have one or more of the LAMP components installed via RPM files. I personally believe in installing things like this from source, so I get the most control over what’s compiled in, what’s left out, etc. But source code installs can wreak havoc if overlaid on top of […]

Resetting Root Password Using Rescue Mode

It’s been a million dollar question for anyone who is stuck and don’t remember the root password, If you are not able to reset the password for your Linux Server then you will need to place the server into rescue mode and chroot the file system of the server and run passwd to update the root password. Sounds […]

Finding The best WordPress Theme for business

“Beauty awakens the soul to act.” This resplendent phrase of Dante’ couldn’t be truer than in case of designs. Today’s internet is no longer the drab and achromatic world it was a decade ago. The internet has transformed into a vivid and colourful virtual cosmos. Especially when it comes to websites, the look and feel […]

How To Move MySQL Data Directory On A Separate Partition

Prerequisite: A free partition that will serve as a dedicated MySQL partition. Note: These instructions assume that the partition you wish to mount is /dev/sdc1 Backup all MySQL databases Code: mysqldump –opt –all-databases | gzip > /home/alldatabases.sql.gz Stop tailwatchd and the mysql (tailwatchd monitors services, so disable it to prevent it from prematurely restarting mysql) Code: […]

How To Back Up Your MySQL Databases

MySQL is an open source relational database management system (DBMS) which is frequently deployed in a wide assortment of contexts. Most frequently it is deployed as part of the LAMP Stack. The database system is also easy to use and highly portable and is, in the context of many applications, extremely efficient. As MySQL is often […]

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