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Installing lighttpd Web Server in Linux with PHP and MySQL

By • Nov 10th, 2008

After two articles on installing Apache, lets take a look at installing and configuring lighttpd web server on a linux system. lighttpd (pronounced “lighty”) is a web server designed to be secure, fast, standards-compliant and flexible while having a low memory footprint.



Remote Database Backup WordPress Plugin

By • Oct 13th, 2008

My second WordPress Plugin – Remote Database Backup. Its is based on the WordPress Database Backup plugin. If you are a regular wordpress user, you might be better off using WordPress Database Backup plugin instead of my version. But if you, like me, have a local server on your system and has a copy of your site on the local server as well as the online server, you will find great use for my plugin.



Installing LAMP(Apache Web Server/PHP/MySQL) in Debian/Ubuntu

By • Sep 16th, 2008

Installing the LAMP environment on a Linux system is easy if you are comfortable with using the native package management software. If you on a Red Hat/Fedora/CentOS system, that will be yum – and for Debian/Ubuntu systems, that will be apt. This tutorial shows you how to install Apache 2, PHP 5 and MySQL 5 in Debian using apt.



Python Reference Manual has a lot to Learn From PHP

By • Jun 4th, 2008

Unlike the other scripting languages I work with(like PHP, Ruby, JavaScript, etc.), I am not comfortable using Python. I have made some stuff in Python(for example, frees) – but I could get into the flow as easily as with other languages. For the longest time, I thought it was because of the whitespace issue. But […]



Hello Script for PHP

By • Mar 15th, 2008

In the last post I introduced the concept of ‘Hello Script’ – a file that contains the most commonly used elements of a programming language so that it can be used as a cheat sheet when working with that language. I thought I can elaborate on that concept by creating Hello Scripts for all the […]



Learning a New Programming Language: The ‘Hello World’ Method

By • Mar 6th, 2008

Learning a new programming language is fun – and essential if you want to stay competitive. I try to learn new languages all the time(my latest target is Haskell). As a result, I have a system to make learning new languages easier. This is for people who already know a programming language and want to […]



Article Templates – WordPress Plugin

By • Oct 4th, 2007

Article Templates wordpress plugin lets you create templates that can be used when writing a new post or page. This will be very useful if you are writing many post with the same structure. Download Article Templates 1.00.A Beta This is my first WordPress Plugin. It was easier to create than I expected. My plugin […]



Nexty 2 will use PHP 5

By • Aug 4th, 2007

The next version of nexty is coming out very soon – and unlike the last version, Nexty 2 will require PHP 5. The main reason behind this change is GoPHP5. Go PHP 5 is a movement to promote the use of PHP5 in hosting servers and for projects. Another reason for this decision is that […]



Web Installer: The Code

By • Jul 11th, 2007

The last two posts on web installer did not include any code. I wanted to dump all code into one post – this is it. Please note that this is what I did – you don’t have to copy my code as it is. Just look at the code and modify it according to your […]



What I learned from Nexty

By • May 27th, 2007

Remember Nexty? Recently I was able to make the 1.0 version. Currently I am planning for the second version. But before starting on that I want to document the different things I learned when creating Nexty. These are a list of things you can expect on this series… Client Side CSS Icons Theming using CSS […]