Tag Archive: gzip

October 23, 2015   /   by Marco   /   , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

HOW TO SCHEDULE BACKUPS FOR WAMP FILES AND DATABASES

HOW TO SCHEDULE BACKUPS FOR WAMP FILES AND DATABASES

I managed to figure out a way to backup the WAMP files and databases by using the Windows Task Scheduler and a batch file. The batch file includes using mysqldump (already part of the WAMP install), 7-zip (a free open source compression tool) and gzip (for the database compression). BATCH FILE Let’s have a look […]

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June 12, 2014   /   by Marco   /   , , ,

How to enable GZIP on a WAMP server

How to enable GZIP on a WAMP server

There’s a few way to enable GZIP on a WAMP server and here’s what I did to get mine working. This was tested with WAMP version 2.2 WHY ENABLE GZIP? This will increase the speed it takes to load your website.┬áData is compressed before it is sent and decompressed at the receiver end. This process […]

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