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Linux / Terminal / SSH / MySQL / Plesk Tutoring - 3 hours initially
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  • Posted: Wed, Jan 30, 2013
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  • Budget: Less than $500
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I'm a long time Windows developer and web master who needs some help learning how to perform simple admin chores from a Mac using Terminal / SSH into a Linux server, particularly one running on MediaTemple, a web host. Ultimately, I want to move my WordPress sites from Rackspace Cloudsites to a new Dedicated-Virtual machine on MediaTemple. MediaTemple has instructions on importing MySQL databases via SSH, however I don't the sufficient background to completely understand the ramifications of what I'm about to do and need to learn enough and gain a level of confidence prior to undertaking this. Beyond that, I need to know the basics of managing my own dedicated server. I could hire someone to do both of these, however I want to understand it myself -- with a dedicated server, ultimately I need to be able to manage some of the basics myself.

Initially, I'll need 2-3 hours of consulting / Skype / screen sharing. For the purpose of your estimate, please provide the cost of 3 hours...

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