Script: How to backup Bluehost databases on your PCs

If you are a backup maniac like me, you like to have multiple ways (and on different locations) to backup all your data. Even if on bluehost I've some other services making backups of my data, I've also created a script executed by my home computer every night to extract mysql databases to a local NAS. #!/bin/bash LOGFILE=/tmp/bluehost_backup.…

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Trac 0.12 on BlueHost with Python 2.7

After some requests from Nikos on the Trac post I noticed that the article I wrote to use Trac on BlueHost cannot work anymore. As I said in this post BlueHost decided to remove the Python 2.6 installed by default, and the previous guide was based on that version of Python. Anyway thanks to Nikos for this new post ;) After the installation of vers…

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Install Python 2.7 on BlueHost

After I discovered the presence of Python 2.6 on BlueHost, they decided to remove this installation by default. Fortunately it's really simple to build Python from sources and install it (and naturally, the good thing is that all required packages to build Python are installed on BlueHost servers). So here the steps to follow to build and install …

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Create Git repository on shared host

After the installation of git on my bluehost account I tried to figure out a good way to create and access to my git repository. Even if I thought the Apache bridge was the best way to access to git files, I found that on bluehost, the best and fastest way is directly using the ssh protocol. So here explained the method I choose to create and use …

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Install Trac 0.12 in shared host

I'm going ahead testing installation of tools I need on my shared host. Today I take my time to test Trac 0.12, an enhanced wiki and issue tracking system for software development. Naturally, using this version require Python 2.6 (that fortunately I've ready-to-use on BlueHost), and, like the Trac guide says, you need Genshi and Babel installed to …

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