How To Disable Automatic Updates in WordPress

Author: , September 19th, 2022

To disable automatic updates in WordPress, simply edit the wp-config.php file in your WordPress root directory and add the following line:

Tungsten Replicator: New Pause and Resume Feature in v7.0.2

Author: , September 15th, 2022

Tungsten Replicator is a powerful tool with many great features, and today we will look at a new one – the ability to Pause and Resume a replication service. Until now, the only way to stop a replication stream was to take the service offline, and put …

R.I.P. Queen Elizabeth II

Author: , September 8th, 2022

How To Fix WPDataTables Error “You are trying to load a table of an unknown type” in WordPress

Author: , September 7th, 2022

If you get the following error in WordPress when using the WPDataTables plugin, follow these steps to fix it: “You are trying to load a table of an unknown type. Probably you did not activate the addon which is required to use this table type.” SOLUTION SUMMARY: You must update the plugin files manually, deactivate […]

Monitoring: Prometheus and Grafana for MySQL Clustering with Tungsten

Author: , August 25th, 2022

Prometheus and Grafana are open source tools that can be used for monitoring MySQL clusters. Prometheus can be used to collect metrics from MySQL clusters, and Grafana can be used to visualize the metrics. Starting with Tungsten v7+ and the new Tungste…

R.I.P. James Caan

Author: , July 7th, 2022

Advanced Tungsten Troubleshooting Using Log Files

Author: , June 30th, 2022

Tungsten Clustering is a powerful tool with many moving parts, including the Tungsten Connectors which may be installed on any application server. During a troubleshooting event, it is helpful to understand what to look for and where, in addition to un…

Zero Downtime: Upgrading MySQL Server in a Tungsten Cluster

Author: , June 28th, 2022

Tungsten Clustering allows for many types of maintenance to happen with no downtime at all. This blog post will explore how to upgrade the actual MySQL Server on all cluster nodes with zero downtime.
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Configuring HAProxy for Tungsten Dashboard

Author: , June 22nd, 2022

This blog post will walk you through configuring HA Proxy for the Tungsten Dashboard, along with the new command `tpm generate-haproxy-for-api` which helps automate the process by translating existing INI files into haproxy.cfg config file format. The …

Recover Disk Space: Easy THL Clean-Up In Tungsten v7

Author: , June 17th, 2022

Transaction History Log (THL) files are the core of Tungsten Replication, containing the actual MySQL write events that are replicated to the replicas. These files can take up considerable amounts of disk space, making them of interest for housekeeping…