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Ubuntu 14 Install and Configure SSH

Ensure the OS is up to date.Install OpenSSH server on the OS.It's also a good idea to make a copy of the default SSH configuration, so that if you ever mess up your SSH settings you can revert to the original.That's all you need in order to get SSH working. You should now be able to use a program like Putty in order to connect to the remote OS...
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Server Side Events with MySQL and PHP

​I wanted to build an application that would display a 'real time' feed of data on my web page.I had access to a MySQL database that contained a 'transactions' table, this table received numerous events every second. I needed to display the transactions in real time (or close enough). Not only did I need to display the live data, but I also wa...
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Chrome “disable developer mode extensions” pop up

This is how to get rid of that popup appearing every time you create your own local extension in Chrome.Create a .bat file and name it `DevWarningPatch.bat`. Save this to the desktop.Add the contents below to the bat file.Make sure to close Chrome and end all chrome.exe processes. Rightclick the batch file and run it as administrator: it will find ...
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Laravel and XAMPP

Instructions on how to get up and running with Laravel on an XAMPP environment.Assuming XAMPP has already been installed, the steps involved are;​download composer from here and install it https://getcomposer.org/download/create a folder in htdocs named 'laravel'open a command prompt and cd to this newly created directory cd c:\xampp\htdo...
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FTP Users & Windows Server 2012

In order to add FTP users to Windows Server 2012 r2 follow these steps. This example users XAMPP Control Panel v3.2.1 however the process is the same for other versions.Firstly open the XAMPP control panel as an administratorInstall the Filezilla Module as a service by clicking the 'Service' box to the left of the 'Module' nameThis will ask you to ...
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