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Accessing virtual hosts across a LAN

Like many web developers, I have a local Apache/MySQL/PHP setup for developing sites. To ensure maximum compatibility with live servers, I set up a virtual host for each site. That way I know all paths will work. For example, on … Continue reading

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Preventing hotlinking of images

Using an .htaccess file to prevent people stealing bandwidth by linking directly to your images from another website is a popular and well-known technique. I needed to do this, but decided to take it a step further with a little … Continue reading

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