How to Get Size of Folder (and all its contents) in Linux / Unix via PuTTy Terminal

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If you ever wanted to know “how big is that directory?” and by this you mean the entire directory, and you have access over SSH, via PuTTy or similar, to your Linux machine, then there is a little command which will tell you, in useful units, exactly what the contents of a directory add up […]

Installing the GD Library

Because I just posted this description in the post I wrote on how to make WordPress Auto-Thumbnails work, I thought I would also post those instructions straight up as a pointer for anyone out there who is looking for the command required to install the GD Library in their LAMP setup, so here it is: […]

WordPress Problem: Image could not be processed. Please go back and try again.

WordPress Problem: Image could not be processed. Please go back and try again. featured image

If you have recently installed WordPress, or you have just started tinkering with some image or other (such as the header image in the default WordPress theme) on a new installation, you might have run into the following problem: Image could not be processed. Please go back and try again. When the above comes through, […]

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