Nginx is simple to use, yet a powerful web server. If you'd like to search through its official documentation for a term that you couldn't understand or just wanted to learn the syntax of a keyword, you don't have to search through the entire Nginx documentation site. Instead, you could use the shortcut https://nginx.org/r/keyword . … Continue reading Documentation Shortcuts in Nginx
I have a home server running Elementary OS that in turn based on Ubuntu LTS. Currently, I use Juno (version 5.0 of Elementary OS). It is still in beta as of this writing. My current home server runs on AMD A6-9500 CPU that is enough for my needs. It is a desktop server, housed on … Continue reading Disabling Graphical Login on Home Server
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If anyone asks me what's your lifetime goal, I'd say it is to live with Healthy Body and Healthy Mind. Healthy body is easy to measure. Healthy mind isn't easy to measure. In order to measure something, there needs a definition. Healthy of the physical body can be defined to some extend. Body weight. Eye … Continue reading HBHM
I really miss writing posts about topics that aren't related to WordPress performance or web performance, each has its own website! There are too many such topics... life politics privacy security Of course, I will write some technical articles, too. For example, solutions for BSNL broadband users without port 22 fits well here than at … Continue reading Back to blogging!
I started to write my random notes on a dedicated site at TinyWP.com . I also run TinyWP.in to write about WordPress performance. So, I am unlikely to maintain this domain going forward. But, I will keep this as long as I can, as it helps myself to refer some of my old notes from … Continue reading Moving on
Often, I search for a function, most likely a wordpress function, within the PHP files. It is usually done within wordpress themes that contains a few other files too, particularly minified CSS file that results in seeing the entire minified CSS file in the output of the search result. This is pretty annoying to say … Continue reading Find in PHP files
I have been using ewww for years. While running a Google PageSpeed Insights test for a client's site, I noticed several images aren't up to the mark. EWWW said it's compressed. So, downloaded the optimized files from Google PSI and compared with the original images. ImageMagick has a nice command line utility called identify that helps to find the … Continue reading PSI – How to Optimize Images
Updating to a new OS has always been a pain for any OS. Mac is no different. A couple of days ago, updated the mac OS from OS X El Capitan (10.11) to macOS Sierra (10.12). Mostly the update seemed okay. However, I did receive a few hiccups after the recent update. Here's the list … Continue reading macOS Sierra Errors and Fixes
If you don't use ".user.ini" file (or if you don't know what it does), disable it to improve the performance of PHP processes!