PHP Fatal error: include_path=’.:/usr/share/php:/usr/share/pear’

A fresh install and an installation of WordPress via the Debian apt package management gave the error PHP Fatal error: include_path=’.:/usr/share/php:/usr/share/pear’ On a development computer I chose to install WordPress via the package manager as opposed to creating Apache site directories. With MySQL and Apache installed WordPress is added by […]

Open IceDove Email Link in IceWeasel

Links in IceDove email messages weren’t opening in IceWeasel. How to configure IceDove link options? I found reports on the Internet that the file ~/.mozilla-thunderbird/default/<profile>/prefs.js should be edited as follows: user_pref(“”,”iceweasel”); user_pref(“”,”iceweasel”) I considered IceWeasel’s configuration, available through the about:config To make mailto links in firefox (iceweasel) open thunderbird (idedove) […]

dpkg: warning root’s PATH should usually contain sbin

Whilst updating a computer: apt upgrade It listed all the gets and then concluded with this error: dpkg: warning: ‘ldconfig’ not found in PATH or not executable dpkg: warning: ‘start-stop-daemon’ not found in PATH or not executable dpkg: error: 2 expected programs not found in PATH or not executable Note: […]

Create ISO Disk Image From Files

From a set of files on a computer I wanted to create an ISO disk image. The ISO image, which I had, required some changes to a configuration file before could make user of it. Having downloaded an ISO disk image, I wished to extract the files, edit one of […]

MythWeb Sub-Pages File not Found

Following a recent update to Apache I found that when I navigated from the MythWeb main page to one of the sub-pages, for example, to the television listings Example mythweb tvlist: I was seeing an empty page with the simple message: File not found. I drew the conclusion that […]