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SEO & SEF Titles in Joomla 2.5

When using Analytics or something similar to see what pages are getting viewed Joomla needs to be tweaked. On Linux hosting here are the steps. Rename the htaccess.txt file on the server to .htaccess In the Admin section of Joomla … Continue reading

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Extract one file using tar

I needed to extract a single file from a tarball or tar file. The following line is what I used to complete this. sudo tar -C subdir_1/ -zxvf my_etc.tar etc/aliases The break down: tar – the command -C – tells … Continue reading

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Changing perrmissions on your Linux www folder

For local testing purposes I installed Apache2, PHP5 and MySQL on a copy of Linux Mint. Using the Software Manager I was able to install everything quickly. Being new at this I needed to find out where localhost or the … Continue reading

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