Monthly archives of “April 2014

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Disable WordPress plugins manually

With the WordPress 3.9 Update I also received several plugin updates for my blogs.

One Update was for WP-Piwik. As I’ve updated the plugin I got several errors and the site become unreachable.

So the only way the to disable this malicious plugin was either via ftp or with phpMyAdmin.

I’ve decided to do it with phpMyAdmin.
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Install Ruby and RubyGems with RVM

This post is part of my Your own Virtual Private Server hosting solution project.
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Ruby is a dynamic, open source programming language with a focus on simplicity and productivity.
To install Ruby we are going to use RVM (Ruby Version Manager).
This installation differs from other as you don’t run it with user privilegs, that means no more sudoing for this guide.
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