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Screencast: Joomla Flickr How To

Here’s explained how to download, install and configure the latest version of my Joomla! Flickr component.

Joomla and Gmail How To

A couple of weeks ago, I decided to use Gmail as SMTP server to send emails from my Joomla website. Here is explained what I did to make everything working. First of all, I edited my configuration.php file to contain the following settings: var $mailer = ‘SMTP Server’; var $mailfrom = ‘MY_GMAIL_ADDRESS’; var $smtpauth = ‘1’; … Continue reading

How to set up UNIX permission for files and directories. Cleverly.

Sometimes you need to recursively set a specific UNIX permission for a whole set of files and/or directories. And you want to have a different permission for your files and for your directories. For example, when installing a CMS like Joomla (or Moodle), you might want to recursively set the UNIX permissions to 700 for … Continue reading

New “Joomla! Picasa” and “Joomla! Flickr”

Hello people, a couple of years ago I wrote a beta version of the two Joomla! components “Joomla! Picasa” and “Joomla! Flickr”. In the past two years, the two packages have been downloaded and tried more than 70.000 times, generating lot of interest and discussions, even in their early stage of development. I’m now going … Continue reading


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