Author Archives: thomaspaulsonmc

silverstripe contact form on sidebar

I am sure, this question is asked so many time, but i not going to use page_controller instead use TemplateGlobalProvider http://api.silverstripe.org/3.1/class-TemplateGlobalProvider.html Other day I was going through silvestripe menu-manager by wilr. And I found TemplateGlobalProvider , which is behind global … Continue reading

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xammp – Couldn’t start MySQL!

my screen ————— $ sudo /opt/lampp/lampp start Starting XAMPP for Linux 1.8.0… XAMPP: Starting Apache with SSL (and PHP5)… XAMPP: Starting MySQL… XAMPP: Couldn’t start MySQL! XAMPP: Starting ProFTPD… XAMPP for Linux started below solution from stacloverflow worked for me … Continue reading

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Configuring Ubuntu for VirtualBox to detect USB devices

I was searching web to find the solution for detecting usb in virtualb box. The trouble was setting user-group setting for vboxusers usermod -a -G vboxusers courtney #change courtney to your username reference ———- http://zcourts.com/2013/06/02/configuring-ubuntu-for-virtualbox-to-detect-usb-devices/

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silverstripe – listing upcoming events

I recently created a website for stritas public school using silverstripe. Also wanted to list upcoming events silverstripe-event-calendar developed by uncle cheese in footer, So I have created my own upcoming event listing for silverstripe, so that events can be … Continue reading

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install reliance netconnect on ubuntu

Hello * supposed CDROM will automatically mount to the patch ie /media/cdrom0 after modem is inserted. optional – if does automount, try copy the folder ‘install_linux,’ by inserting the modem on windows; make sure reliance netconnect is not installed in … Continue reading

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install ruby and rubyonrails on fedora18

[Note] I  installed the fedora18 using live fedora18 liveCD first login using ‘ su ‘. if gcc compiler is missing, install gcc first ‘yum install gcc’ yum install ruby yum -y install rubygems yum install ruby-devel yum install irb yum … Continue reading

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sqlite3/sqlite3_native (LoadError)

Last two days, I was trying to install rubyonrails, I had installed the rails,ie gems install rail and sqlite3 ie gems install sqlite3 using su user account, so I thought start the ‘ rails server ‘ now. But i was … Continue reading

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