Upgrading from Nextcloud 20 to 21

After the upgrade, these are messages that were presented post-upgrade: To fix the issues, I entered a terminal session and tried to execute the command below: [email protected]:/usr/local/www/nextcloud/config # su -m www -c ‘php /usr/local/www/nextcloud/occ config:system:set default_phone_region –value=”AU”‘An unhandled exception has been thrown:OC\HintException: [0]: Memcache \OC\Memcache\APCu not available for local cache (Is the matching PHP module …
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FRITZ!Box 7390 in a Mesh Network

I’m able to VPN into a remote mesh network of FRITZ!Boxes to manage a remote FreeNAS server. The server is hard-wired into an older FRITZ!Box 7390 configured as a mesh repeater. This is connected wirelessly to a FRITZ!Box 7490 set up as the mesh master. FRITZ!Box Model FRITZ!OS Version FRITZ!Box 7390 6.86 FRITZ!Box 7490 7.21 …
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Upgrade WordPress Jails from 11.x to 12.x

I’ve recently been upgrading FreeNAS servers from 11.3-U5 to TrueNAS 12.0-U3 starting with less critical servers such as replication targets and a test server. I’ve now upgraded critical servers as well that included VMs and multiple jails, the majority being WordPress jails. The server upgrades went smoothly without problem, however, jails were not automatically upgraded. …
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Nextcloud: Using occ in a FreeNAS jail

So, as I upgraded to newer versions of Nextcloud, I began to see some setup warnings requiring me to run occ. No problem I thought. I’ll just do this in a terminal session. However, there’s a little bit more to running occ under FreeNAS. The syntax is a little different. Also, its really important to …
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Allow another Crazy Domains Account to Control your Domain’s DNS Servers.

To allow limited control of DNS servers without granting full access to your Crazy Domains account, follow the four steps below. Step 1: Log into your Crazy Domains account Step 2: Click on Domain Tools and then click on Manage. Step 3: Scroll down to the Administration area and for the Tech Contact, click on …
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External SFTP Access to a WordPress Jail

The good folk at Automattic, owners of WordPress, have offered to help me resolve a credentialing problem I’m experiencing. However, they require the site’s SSH/SFTP/FTP credentials to access the WordPress installation folder. Up to this point, it hadn’t occurred to me to allow external access to the WordPress jail. I wasn’t even sure if this …
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Jetpack: WordPress.com Login Issue

Edit (14-Feb-2021): This has recently been resolved. The following is an extract of the solution I received in an email. We got an update from the developer team.Because of the initial mix-up of the WordPress.com accounts, it would be necessary to reset some metadata for the Secure Sign-On feature.To reset the SSO security metadata, you …
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Pen Theme – Hamburger Menu Issue

Edit (14-Feb-2021): This issue has been resolved in more recent versions of the Pen theme. Refer to the forum post Pen Theme compatibility with iOS for details. There appears to be an issue with the WordPress Pen theme, specifically the hamburger menu, and earlier versions of iPhone/iOS. The site referred to in the browser is …
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Simple Calendar – Week and Day View Issue

Edit (14-Feb-2021): It’s difficult to recommend this plug-in. It’s very buggy and support personnel don’t frequent the plugin forum, which means the plugin is largely unsupported, unless the add-ons are purchased. For all intent, this appears to be an abandoned plugin. Sample Google Calendar entry: Simple calendar month view is OK Week view is corrupted: …
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Jail Creation Fails!

Are you seeing this error? ELF interpreter /libexec/ld-elf.so.1 not found, error 2 This can happen if during jail creation iocage create -r <release>, a FreeBSD RELEASE is being downloaded, but the operation is interrupted. The places the downloaded release in an indeterminate state, which results in the error if jail creation is reattempted. To fix …
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