Been looking at alternatives to PHPEd and thought I would install Zend Studio to see what it is like. After install I wanted to debug direct on a EC2 instance I had set up for testing purposes, however I was having great trouble with it, I kept getting errors such as it stalling on “testing [...]
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Was playing aound with some Fedora 12 instances I had created on Amazon EC2. However I was coming across a problem where I created a volume, attached it in the Management Console but when I ran the following to format it, it didn’t work giving the error: could not stat /dev/sdf mkfs -t ext2 /dev/sdf [...]
To mount a Elastic Block Store to your EC2 Instance open up your AWS Console at https://console.aws.amazon.com Click on “Volumes” and right click on an available Volume. Then attach this to the instance you want to use. It will ask you for a device name, you are prob using Linux so choose one you aren’t [...]
I was looking for a way to do daily and weekly backups from my EC2 Instances to Amazon’s fantastic S3 service. Finally worked out a way of getting it to all work, works pretty well if I say so myself To do this you will need to have set up a S3 account and got [...]
To restart Apache from the command line from a Amazon EC2 Instance simply type: /sbin/service httpd restart