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How to set up a Website maintenance page

How to set up a Website maintenance page

Occasionally I need to take my sites down for a regular maintenance and I’ve come up with a pretty neat way of setting up a website maintenance page using Apache mod rewrites. Once the rewrites are in place, you don’t need to restart your Apache webserver for any subsequent maintenance periods.  The idea is to simply drop […]

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Snow Leopard Gotchas

I recently upgraded to Snow Leopard from 10.5 and everything went relatively smoothly. I was particularly pleased to see extra 13GB of hard drive space. However, I noticed a couple of things that I wasn’t so pleased about: Apache unable to start PHP disabled MySQL unable to start I’ve already walked a couple of people […]

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