Faster blog with stats removed

I was thinking of removing the statpress plugin for quite some time now, but did not have a good alternative. Today finally I managed to do this as I had few hours to spare. Now that this is done, you should not be getting the database error that some of you on IE were getting and also should have a nicer experience in terms of page load time.

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Total upload and download on any interface.

Something that I have been searching for a long time, finally some look inside the /proc got me what I wanted. Hope this will save someone’s day. So far, the only option I could think of was to run conky which becomes a little heave on some of the very old laptops I have to use sometimes 🙁

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 cat /proc/net/dev|grep eth2|awk '{print $2/1024/1024"  "$10/1024/1024}'

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CR Post to Ping.fm not working – resolved.

Last couple of months I was having a tough time getting the plugins in my wordpress to work with the ping.fm service.  This is the only service that I rely on to post my blogs. So, basically I was left with no mechanism to publish my new posts 🙁

Now thanks to this post I am able to use the plugin again and thus update my status at multiple places again.

http://iwanmadan.com/fixing-cr-post-to-ping-fm-plugin/

HTH

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