Being a consultant you are constantly, though rightfully, asked by the clients to document everything before you leave. Now updating my personal blog I am my own client so why be partial towards oneself. Here is what I did to update Beta Thoughts to version 3.0. Download Latest Nightly Adapt Ryan’s Kubrick Theme a. style.css for width and color changes b. header.php for header image width
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In the past year I have installed wordpress so many times that installation of it has become a very trivial process for me. Of course wordpress developers have worked to make it this simple. Here is the process I follow

  1. Create the database for WP from cpanel.
  2. Create the user for this DB or use an existing user. Assign ALL_PRIVILEGES to this user for the newly created database.
  3. Download the latest WP nightly from wordpress site and extract it in a separate directory. This will create a wordpress directory.
  4. Change to this directory and copy wp-config-sample.php file as wp-config.php.

    Edit wp-config.php file to reflect the settings for database, db user, and db password created above.
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A nice tip from PCWorld.com – Busting the Biggest PC Myths If you’re using Windows XP, right-click the desktop, choose New, Shortcut, type shutdown -s -t 00, click Next, give the shortcut a name (for example, Shutdown), and click Finish. Next time you need to shut down, click the shortcut icon.
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Pankaj Kumar

A Product Guy working in Cloud in particular SAP HANA Cloud Platform playing with Cloud Foundry + Subscription and Usage billing models

Product Management

San Francisco Bayarea