User:James Neill/Server setup

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Go Daddy

  2. MST
  3. Server Concierge Team - 7am - 7pm
  4. Hosting control center:
  5. Simple Control Panel:
  6. mysql:
  7. phpmyadmin:
  8. My Account - Launch Manager - Live Chat
  10. How do I find my absolute hosting path?
  11. Getting Started with Your Linux Server Using Simple Control Panel
  12. Absolute path:
    1. /home/username/public_html/
    2. e.g., /home/wilderdominfo1/public_html
    3. (for the initial go daddy install it was /home/wilderdom/domains/
  1. How to get ftp access to dedicated IP
  2. How to set up and test with before switching DNS for
Hosting plan April 2010
  1. OS: Linux Fedora
  2. RAM: 2 GB
  3. Storage: 30 GB
  4. Bandwidth: 1,000 GB/mo
  5. 24 mos: $32.00/mo

Simple Control Panel


Go Daddy SSH


Compress and extract


  • tar -xvf filename.tgz [1] [2] [3] [4]
  • upload and extract into specific directory [5]


List of files containing absolute path

To include files with an absolute path reference, you can use:

require ($_SERVER["DOCUMENT_ROOT"]."/path/to/file.php");

this way you can organize your files in subdirectories trees.[6]

  1. wilderdom_rss.php

List of broken pages

  • http:/
    • Recently added products - requires store to be functional - code commented out
      • Once this is fixed, comment out the calling of magierss for the egroup posting section



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  2. How to backup your Mysql database with phpMyAdmin
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  4. Create a database user via priveleges in phpmyadmin - user management
  5. Edit local settings / config to allow access
  6. Test



  1. Create external_includes outside of public_html and include db username and db password in there
  2. Create db name
  3. Upload via ftp
  4. Unzip via SSH
  5. Import to mysql via SSH
  6. Create db suser via priveleges
  7. Test


  1. Move install to a different server
  2. Is it possible to create/build a complete Zen-Cart setup on a test server and then install on a live server?
  3. ZC PayPal setup
  4. change home and server paths in
    1. admin/config.php
      1. define('HTTP_SERVER', '');
      2. define('HTTPS_SERVER', '');
      3. define('HTTP_CATALOG_SERVER', '');
      4. define('HTTPS_CATALOG_SERVER', '');
      5. define('DIR_FS_ADMIN', '/home/wilderdom/domains/**admin**/');
      6. define('DIR_FS_CATALOG', '/home/wilderdom/domains/');
      7. define('DIR_FS_SQL_CACHE', '/home/wilderdom/domains/');
    2. includes/configation.php
      1. define('HTTP_SERVER', '');
      2. define('HTTPS_SERVER', '');
      3. define('DIR_FS_CATALOG', '/home/wilderdom/domains/');
      4. define('DIR_FS_SQL_CACHE', '/home/wilderdom/domains/');
  6. (admin / m)
To do
  1. Test payment/banking



  • New host store seems to be working/tested - waiting for payment confirmation?
  • Reset ID to 4660 - to leave room for later merging missing orders (4136-4660)
  • Added to godaddy as an offsite DNS
  • Changes DNS on conexim to point to godaddy
  • Added A name on godaddy to point to IP 173.

Things to check/fix

  1. Will need to fix store configs for .com
  2. Do test .com orders
  3. Check File permissions
  4. Store image buttons
  1. Check configs for .com
  1. Set up and test
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