Disable WordPress Auto Update

With the release of WordPress 3.7 came automatic updates. While in principle this is fine occasionally there is a bad update or some of your old plugins are not compatible with the new WordPress version. (more…)

Ubuntu uninstall problems

I decided to remove some redundant software from my Ubuntu Maverick Meercat (vers 10.10) install and try and improve its performance as it only has a 1.6 GHz processor.

Being an old install the software repository is no longer supported and I had to set up a legacy one by searching Google. I updated the repository files and it was working fine.