This article is a reference if you would like to host your Drupal (v7) core from a sub directory. This can be very useful for admins who are hosting multiple virtual hosts on a single server and the user does not have access to Apache's httpd.conf file.
There are 2 requirements.
Place a .htaccess file in the root of your home directory
Edit your "/sites/default/settings.php" file to look for the $base_path variable.
What is PEAR?
PEAR is an extension library of PHP. If you don't know what any of this is still, then this article my not be much use to you.
Setting up PEAR behind a proxy
The command is simple whether you are using Linux, PC or MAC. Before proceeding make sure that you have your webserver configured, PHP installed and PEAR already installed as well.
There comes a time when _svn is no longer useful and you have to use .svn (or vice versa). Well here is a simple BASH script to accomplish that for your entire project folder and all of its sub folders. This is especially helpful when upgrading TortoiseSVN to the latest version which only uses one .SVN (_SVN) directory.
When you ask most Do-It-Yourself people or hackers we would probably say, "how does this work" or "if you bought it then you are allowed to take it apart and do what you want with it". This document is not for the intent of ripping off services or stealing from the makers of the Kindle. Though I do "hear" the previous 3G Kindles that had monthly service payments for the service were able to be rooted and get free 3G service. That kind of procedure is outside the scope of this article.
This was a great article written by Emanuel Carabott for TalkTechToMe back in August 2011. There are a lot of things some of you may already know and others which are downright helpful and/or new. No matter how good you think you are there is always something to learn or even to use as a reference point.
1. To quickly list all the groups in your domain, with members, run this command:
dsquery group -limit 0 | dsget group -members –expand