Symantec BE: Backup Failed Access denied to directory

When backing up our linux server with RALUS having errors: Access denied to directory V-79-57344-33928 .

Perform the following at the remote Linux/UNIX computer:

1. Stop the RALUS by executing the command /etc/init.d/VRTSralus stop

2. The configuration file of the RALUS is the RALUS.cfg, located in the path /etc/VRTSralus on the remote UNIX/Linux server.

3. Open the RALUS.cfg in a text editor such as vi and locate the following line:

Software\VERITAS\Backup Exec\Engine\RALUS\Encoder=

4. Add the following to the above line: LATIN-1. The new line should like this:

Software\VERITAS\Backup Exec\Engine\RALUS\Encoder=LATIN-1

5. Execute the command /etc/init.d/VRTSralus start to start the RALUS on the remote Linux/UNIX server.

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Windows 8 reboot issues

In Windows 8 after restart  screen just hangs. It doesn’t go away, so have to power off the computer. This is normally due bug with power options if you turning off “fast start up” in power options. To get there while your computer is not booting up kindly perform the following troubleshooting methods:
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Changing the domain in WordPress Multi Site.

If you have to or want to change the domain of your WordPress MU site. The domain name is actually stored in different places in the database, as well as online in wp-config.php. Every instance of these will need to be changed.

Before you do anything create a  backup. Go to phpMyAdmin, select your database, and choose Export. Save it to your computer. We’ll be making a copy of this and working on the copy. This way, if anything goes wrong, we still have our backup.

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Enabling error display in php via htaccess only

Note:- When using PHP as an Apache module, you can also change the configuration settings using directives in Apache configuration files (e.g. httpd.conf) and .htaccess files. You will need “AllowOverride Options” or “AllowOverride All” privileges to do so.

Add following values to your .htaccess

php_flag display_startup_errors on
php_flag display_errors on
php_flag html_errors on
php_flag log_errors on
php_value error_log /home/path/public_html/domain/PHP_errors.log


WordPress Subfolder Multisite .htaccess file


RewriteEngine On
RewriteBase /
RewriteRule ^index\.php$ - [L]
# uploaded files
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?files/(.+) wp-includes/ms-files.php?file=$2 [L]
# add a trailing slash to /wp-admin
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?wp-admin$ $1wp-admin/ [R=301,L]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -f [OR]
RewriteCond %{REQUEST_FILENAME} -d
RewriteRule ^ - [L]
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?(wp-(content|admin|includes).*) $2 [L]
RewriteRule ^([_0-9a-zA-Z-]+/)?(.*\.php)$ $2 [L]
RewriteRule . index.php [L]


Parallels Plesk Panel Typical Installation with One-Click Installer

Use the One-Click Installer utility to perform a clean installation of Panel in one step. The utility automatically determines your operating system and installs the latest version of an appropriate distribution package in the typical configuration. One-Click Installer works only on Linux operating systems.

To install Panel, run one of the following commands on behalf of the root user.

If you have the wget utility, run
wget -O - http://autoinstall.plesk.com/one-click-installer | sh
If you have the curl utility, run
curl http://autoinstall.plesk.com/one-click-installer | sh
If you have the fetch utility, run
fetch -o - http://autoinstall.plesk.com/one-click-installer | sh

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