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zaphod

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  • Member Since: November 3rd, 2005
  • Posted a reply to "How to amend a function in the functions.php file but copy to a child theme....", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Still a bit lost. Do I add remove_filter( 'excerpt_more', 'twentyten_auto_excerpt_more' ); to my child functions.php…

    3 years ago

  • Created a topic, How to amend a function in the functions.php file but copy to a child theme...., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    3 years ago

  • Created a topic, Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    .... is there anybody out there.... :-) Maybe this just can't be done?

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    In the above example normal WP rules work fine, my redirection rules being ignored. The…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just FYI here's my .htaccess # BEGIN WordPress <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> RewriteEngine On RewriteBase /mysite/ RewriteRule…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Small update to the above: RewriteRule ^used-cars/([0-9a-zA-Z_-]*)/([0-9a-zA-Z_-]*)$ /used-cars/$1/$2/ RewriteRule ^used-cars/([0-9a-zA-Z_-]*)/([0-9a-zA-Z_-]*)/$ /ht/?make=$1&model=$2 works to turn http://localhost/ht/used-cars/ford/fiesta/…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Have made a very poor start on this. Have created a dummy site non-wordpress site…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, Permalinks and mod_rewrite - how to make query url look like directory, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Breadcrumbs: Using Menu Title Instead of Page Title", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    ME TOO! Amazing that this seemingly simple change is not available. I was hoping that…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, query_posts on main POSTS page to show one category problem., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to use permalinks BUT run a custom script if pages contain car brands.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Emm... not sure... maybe? Checking tags and how they work. :-)

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "How to use permalinks BUT run a custom script if pages contain car brands.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just to be clear, the reason it seems long winded is that I would have…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, How to use permalinks BUT run a custom script if pages contain car brands., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "SQL - how to remove lots of data from one table using a reference for another.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, solved this myself. While I think the SQL is actually fine, the problem is…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "SQL - how to remove lots of data from one table using a reference for another.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry that query should obviously be: delete from cc_posts where id in (SELECT post_id FROM…

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, SQL - how to remove lots of data from one table using a reference for another., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Created a topic, Is there a way to highlight currently viewed archive?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Using my own custom [detailed] query - how to have paging?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry - just to be clear LIMIT 30,10 Means start at row 30, and show…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Using my own custom [detailed] query - how to have paging?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Germanny, Yes I did get a solution - sorry about the delay in replying. Basically…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    vtxyzzy & t31os_, You have both gone well beyond the call of duty here. Thanks…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    The problem is that I'd been using WP's get_post_custom_values to pull the meta data with…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sample query [just fyi] SELECT wposts.* FROM cc_posts wposts LEFT JOIN cc_posts_detail cc_detail ON (wposts.ID…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks folks. I've tried a radically different approach as the time for page loads was…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    No question :-) Just relating what I was doing. Actually, cleaning up the SQL statements…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry - the query I use to count doesn't have the limit. Maybe I posted…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok, This select wposts.* FROM cc_posts wposts LEFT JOIN cc_postmeta cc_year ON (wposts.ID = cc_year.post_id)…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Actually made a small difference. Page returning in about 8 seconds rather than 9. HOWEVER…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    OK, Result (I think). Here's the query (or a sample of) that I've been running…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    t310s_, I've re-read your post. I think I see what you mean now - instead…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    vtxyzzy, I changed the query as you suggested. My own version (not using BETWEEN) takes…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    t31os_, I'm selecting all the data because I need to know exactly how many results…

    4 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "My inefficient SQL for custom searches..", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    [Sorry meant to add] Any help / suggestions gratefully recieved!

    5 years ago

  • Created a topic, My inefficient SQL for custom searches.., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "SQL Question using CAST with left joins.", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Dear vtxyzzy (!), You are a genius. So simple, and just works. I guess the…

    5 years ago

  • Created a topic, SQL Question using CAST with left joins., on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Using my own custom [detailed] query - how to have paging?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Anyone?! :-) I guess I'll have a stab at writing it myself - shouldn't be…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Using my own custom [detailed] query - how to have paging?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oh, Just in case it's helpful - here's a sample query: SELECT wposts.*FROM cc_posts wposts…

    5 years ago

  • Created a topic, Using my own custom [detailed] query - how to have paging?, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "what is role="banner"?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry - meant to say, no, nothing will happen if you take them out.

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "what is role="banner"?", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    I've had to take those tags out for now - but I've just commented them…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Weird permalink activity", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Marking as resolved.... possibly a bug in WordPress though...

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Weird permalink activity", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    One other point on this is that the contact page had been a child page,…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Weird permalink activity", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    NorysLintas - thanks, but I'd already tried that.

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Weird permalink activity", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Ok - found a "fix" as such - not sure if this is a WP…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Weird permalink activity", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Oh, Just in case it's relevant I should say that there was a previous CONTACT…

    5 years ago

  • Created a topic, Weird permalink activity, on the site WordPress Support Forums

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Search Custom Fields [more than one at a time]", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Just to confirm - works perfectly. Now I just need to dynamically write the queries…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Search Custom Fields [more than one at a time]", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Thanks a million, that seems to be doing the trick. Just for anyone who might…

    5 years ago

  • Posted a reply to "Search Custom Fields [more than one at a time]", on the site WordPress Support Forums:
    Sorry - I should've said you'd think it'd be easier to do queries and show…

    5 years ago