Category Archives: php

Supercharge Your WordPress Development – Part 1

For WordPress development I normally use a local development environment utilizing either XAMPP or WAMP.  I then push my files and database to the remote server where the website is hosted. There

My Site Got Hacked! Redirecting to SellClassics.com — What Now?

I’m embarrassed to say that a site I host was recently hacked and any request coming from a search engine was being redirected to a less then desirable location. I thought that I’d share what happened

NameCheap Shared Hosting shell_exec() error message

I ran into an issue in the last couple of days on NameCheap.com Shared Hosting while using the WordPress Plugin named backwpup. I noticed that the last few days backups have given

Encode Email Address in WordPress Posts with a Shortcode

Placing an email address into a page is not a good idea in this day and age – actually for a number of years now – where harvest bots are trolling the

ColdFusion 9 running on Apache using WampServer

I have created a detailed step-by-step to help you setup Adobe ColdFusion on a Windows machine using WampServer with Apache as the web server. This is what I use for a development

Force WordPress to use the Latest Version of jQuery

I was looking for a way to override the default version of jQuery that is being used in WordPress 2.9x and I came across this article that explains how to do this.

Strange Behavior with WordPress Pagination, Fix

I was creating a custom theme for a website that I work on – www.f1weekly.com – and I was getting some strange behavior with the default WordPress pagination. Using the standard code,

PHP: PEAR Library and Plesk

I was having an issue with setting up PEAR Library with PHP on my Linux box that runs Plesk, so after some research and a little help from the support team at


Warning: file_put_contents(): Only 0 of 36805 bytes written, possibly out of free disk space in /home/tobyandj/public_html/dawes-content/advanced-cache.php on line 956

Fatal error: Uncaught exception 'Exception' with message 'Quick Cache: failed to write cache file for: `/category/programming/php-programming/`; possible permissions issue (or race condition), please check your cache directory: `/home/tobyandj/public_html/wp-content/cache/cache`.' in /home/tobyandj/public_html/dawes-content/advanced-cache.php:960 Stack trace: #0 [internal function]: quick_cache\advanced_cache->output_buffer_callback_handler(' <!DOCTYPE html...', 9) #1 /home/tobyandj/public_html/wp-includes/functions.php(2935): ob_end_flush() #2 [internal function]: wp_ob_end_flush_all('') #3 /home/tobyandj/public_html/wp-includes/plugin.php(470): call_user_func_array('wp_ob_end_flush...', Array) #4 /home/tobyandj/public_html/wp-includes/load.php(573): do_action('shutdown') #5 [internal function]: shutdown_action_hook() #6 {main} thrown in /home/tobyandj/public_html/dawes-content/advanced-cache.php on line 960