IMPORTANT NOTE: If you have an SSL backend or an SSL (HTTPS) and normal HTTP domain simultaneously you’ll need to complete this for both vhosts, otherwise you will not be able to upload media, themes or plugins when logged your wp-admin.

1. Download and install mod_suphp

Get the RPM:

Command: rpm -ivh

2. Contents of /etc/suphp.conf:

3. Contents of /etc/httpd/conf.d/suphp.conf :

4. Add the following lines in the < Virtualhost > block of the httpd configuration file(s) for affected Virtualhosts running php applications.

5. Chown the documentroot to the user who will be the webmaster

Command: chown -Rf webdev1:webdev1 /var/www/

6. Disable DSO (mod_php)

Command: mv /etc/httpd/conf.d/php.conf /etc/httpd/conf.d/php.conf.disable

7. Restart the web server

Command: service httpd restart

8. If using SSL (https) add the following to your /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf file

Command: vi /etc/httpd/conf.d/ssl.conf

Last Modified: 21 Jul, 2015 at 02:12:12