Toggen Technology Blog

This is a collection of posts starting in 2006. Focusing mainly on Linux, Open Source Software and technical tips collected over several decades in IT

Getting WordPress 5.5 Sitemaps Working with Nginx

Getting WordPress 5.5 Sitemaps Working with Nginx

Using the nginx recommended config from https://www.nginx.com/resources/wiki/start/topics/recipes/wordpress/ The following config works. Please note the following considerations You need to tell Nginx to send all requests for /robots.txt and /wp-sitemap*.xml to...

Stop New Kernels Becoming the Default – Fedora 32

I have 2 things that require I stay on the current version of my Fedora 32 kernel NVidia proprietary driver that doesn't seem to auto install despite being dkms enabledVMware® Workstation 15 Pro version 15.5.6 build-16341506 which won't run on kernels later than...

From Clonezilla Image to VMWare Workstation – A Journey

From Clonezilla Image to VMWare Workstation – A Journey

So when I have to work on some ancient out of Microsoft Support system. I take a disk image using CloneZilla to make sure I can access the data if things go skew whiff or there is a need to refer back to it later It's nice to be able to restore and boot the OS from...

Removing C:\Windows.old

Windows 10 ProVersion 2004 (OS Build 19041.388) In an elevated command prompt Trying to delete C:\Windows.old getting access denied Also got "The data area passed to a system call is too small." while running cacls Commands to run to delete C:\Windows.old takeown /f...

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James is an IT Professional based in Melbourne, Australia. He blogs about Information Technology, Open Source software, home renovations, good reads and travel.

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