Configuring Lighttpd for WordPress with Rewrites

Today I had to configure a WordPress website to use Lighttpd. I looked for the proper rewrites to use and only received garbled information about the rewrites. So instead of forgetting it again for the umpteenth time, I will post my getting WordPress to work with Lighttpd tips / tricks here.

First up there are three key rewrites to get Lighttpd to work with WordPress. They are as follows: (note mod_rewrite will need to be enabled and this is in the lighttpd.conf).

url.rewrite = (
        "^/(wp-admin|wp-includes|wp-content)/(.*)" => "$0",
  "^/(.*).(.+)$" => "$0",
  "^/(.+)/?$" => "/index.php/$1"
)
									

The second key item is making sure that the error handler is set properly.… Read More

Fantom 2TB External Green Harddrive Review

Fantom 2TB Green External HarddriveStorage is something everybody needs. Whether you prefer pictures, movies, music or raw data, storage is invaluable. My needs were neither of those, I was in need of a concrete backup drive for computer images. With the backup data ranging from 60-250GB, a 2 Terabyte drive seemed suitable.

Upon search for drives with my search tricks and performing cost like analysis, I came across the 2 Terabyte Green External Fantom drive and decided to give the Fantom drive a whirl.… Read More

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