WordPress

Mac Locahost uploads broken after Mac OS Upgrade

Before the recent MAC OS upgrade, wordpress plugin updates were working fine on my local development environment. Then I started getting messages like “upload failed server error” when attempting to update wordpress plugins from my local hosted wordpress sites. At first, I made sure the permissions were correct and that the files and directories had… Read more Mac Locahost uploads broken after Mac OS Upgrade

[SOLVED] ERROR mysqli_real_connect(): (HY000/2002): No such file or directory

If you are getting a wordpress error that starts with “mysqli_real_connect(): (HY000/2002):” and includes “No such file or directory” and ends with “wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 1490”, then here is what resolved the issue for me. In the wp-config.php file, include (or change) this line from define(‘DB_HOST’, ‘localhost’); to define(‘DB_HOST’, ‘127.0.0.1’); I put it near the… Read more [SOLVED] ERROR mysqli_real_connect(): (HY000/2002): No such file or directory

Import WordPress Database from Staging Server to Local Development Server

You may be working with a WordPress project and wish to use SVN to have a development instance, a staging instance, a local development instance and of course a production instance of the web site. This could prove to be problematic in keeping track of your data base instances. WordPress stores the root URL (http://website.com)… Read more Import WordPress Database from Staging Server to Local Development Server