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Sourceforge and MediaWiki internal error. Exception caught inside exception handler.

Found a quick fix for the Google Analytics integration in mediawiki. At the following link there is the bug report:


the solution was removing an $ at line 32 of the googleAnalytics.php file

and now the IE wiki is perfectly functional!

Backup WordPress DB for Lazy People

This plug-in should help:

WP DB Plug-in


  1. Extract the wp-db-backup/ folder file to /wp-content/plugins/
  2. Activate the plugin at your blog’s Admin -> Plugins screen
  3. The plugin will attempt to create a directory /wp-content/backup-*/ inside your WordPress directory.
  4. You may need to make /wp-content writable (at least temporarily) for it to create this directory. For example: $ cd /wordpress/ $ chgrp www-data wp-content (where “www-data” is the group your FTP client uses) $ chmod g+w wp-content