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Removing SSLv3 Support From Apache

To disable SSLv3 support for Apache you need to look for the ssl configuration file (in Centos it is at /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf) and modify the SSLProtocol line: SSLProtocol all -SSLv2 -SSLv3 You can also add the line after SSLEngine On in a Virtual Host file. Just be aware that old versions of Internet Explorer (<=6) do […]

Installing MariaDB on Centos 7

Step 1: Add the MariaDB repo to your system.  The script below must be run as root. curl -sS https://downloads.mariadb.com/MariaDB/mariadb_repo_setup | sudo bash Step 2: Install MariaDB server and client sudo yum install MariaDB-server MariaDB-client -y Step 3: Start the initial MariaDB service sudo systemctl start mariadb.service Step 4: Set the MariaDB service to auto-start […]

MySQL Error: Unknown collation: ‘utf8mb4_unicode_520_ci’

Currently, it seems anyway, a lot of the underlining technologies that I use everyday to build websites (ie, PHP and MySQL) are quickly upgrading and making big changes.  These changes are exciting and I look forward to utilizing them as soon as I can but sometimes it is hard to just “flip the switch” on […]

wkhtmltopdf Installation on Centos [Quick Notes]

Here is a quick step by step guide to installing wkhtmltopdf on Centos 6.  Make sure to have root access to the system. 1. Install Dependencies sudo yum install -y xorg-x11-fonts-75dpi xorg-x11-fonts-Type1 2. Install wkhtmltopdf wget http://download.gna.org/wkhtmltopdf/0.12/0.12.2.1/wkhtmltox-0.12.2.1_linux-centos6-amd64.rpm rpm -Uvh wkhtmltox-0.12.2.1_linux-centos6-amd64.rpm 3. Test wkhtmltopdf www.google.com google.pdf Source: https://jaimegris.wordpress.com/2015/03/03/how-to-install-wkhtmltopdf-in-centos-6-5/

[Quick Reference] Contact Form 7 Google Analytics Event

Add the following code to the Additional Settings field for your contact form to keep track of submissions inside of analytics. on_sent_ok: “ga(‘send’, ‘event’, ‘Contact Form’, ‘sent’);” Source: https://contactform7.com/tracking-form-submissions-with-google-analytics/

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