php5-ldap upgrade troubles

All my php5-* packages are at version 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.19 apart from php5-ldap which is at 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.18. Trying to update any package on the system with apt the server tries to sort out the unmet dependencies of php5-ldap, it says it needs php5-common 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.18 when I have 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.19 installed. I don’t want to remove php5-common 5.3.2-1ubuntu4.19 and […]

502 Bad Gateway error

Yesterday I was configuring WordPress and Jetpack when I got a 502 Bad Gateway error error from Nginx. It’s simple enough to fix but I’ve not used Nginx too much, here’s the problem and solution… When you’re using Nginx as a reverse proxy to Apache sometimes the upstream server can send headers too big to […]


I remember being at college and having to carry a plastic box full of 3.5″ floppy disks around with me. Every so often fluff from the deepest, darkest corners of the earth would infiltrate the shutter and… Abort, Retry, Fail? Shit, all my (hard) work consumed. A few years pass and USB flash drives arrive […]