Installing Debian on the SheevaPlug

The next step in this SheevaPlug guide is installing Debian on the SheevaPlug. Default on the SheevaPlug, Ubuntu 9.04 is provided. Ubuntu 9.04 will not be supported for a very long time any more and a Ubuntu 9.10 or higher is not available. That is why I want to install Debian on the Kingston 4GB SDHC card. Please read first the article Building the system with the esata sheevaplug, if you did not do that already.

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Add Tab to Search through your WordPress site with Chrome

Did you ever see in Google Chrome or Chromium the term “Press Tab to search” behind a site URL when typing in an URL?
This is very handy to search this site with Google, but is it possible to make this in your own site?
The answer is Yes, and it is easy to do this.
This article is made for Wordpress sites, but you can do the same with an another CMS only the PHP files are different.

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Show/display/write code in WordPress posts or pages

Code Highlight
Plugin CodeColorer: Werkt goed, heeft syntax highlighting, maar werkt niet met <pre> of <code>, maar met <cc>, dit is later wel op te lossen met een search en replace, maar zonder <cc> zou nog beter zijn. Heeft een vaste instelbare breedte, terwijl <pre> meeschaalt met de content.

Plugin WP-Syntax: Werkt ook goed, werkt met <pre>, heeft syntax highlight, heeft regelnummers etc, maar heeft geen verticale scrollbar

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Switch over from Drupal to your new WordPress installation

This article is the last part of the migration/conversion/import of Drupal to Wordpress. In this article we are going to switch to the new Wordpress installation.

Before we are able to switch over to the new Wordpress installation, we need to do the following steps. The tools you need depends on your installation or hosting provider. You can use FTP, SSH, webbased filemanager etc.

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Migrate/convert/import the Drupal 6 database to WordPress 3

This article contains all migration steps and the database conversion script.

Installation of Wordpress

  1. Download Wordpress and unzip this file on your webserver. Detailed instructions for installing Wordpress can be found here: Installing WordPress, install Wordpress first in the /wordpress directory.
  2. First create an empty database for Wordpress, to achieve this phpMyAdmin can be used
  3. Open the URL to your Wordpress installation and do the initial configuration.
  4. After the Wordpress installation, remove the post “Hello world” permanently, also remove the “About” demo page.

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