How to disable compilation in Magento

In general, Create Hosting customers shouldn’t need compilation enabled, since our Magento Hosting Plans come pre-configured and optimised with APC cache. However, if you accidentally enabled compilation, or if you are actively using compilation instead of APC Cache and need to disable compilation to perform an upgrade, install or remove […]

Cookie Confirm messages and popups

I was recently asked to suggest a handful of Cookie Confirm solutions, so for the benefit of all, here are my favorites. In particular, I like cookieconsent.insites.com as the simplicity and customisation are great. https://www.civicuk.com/cookie-control cookiecuttr.com cookieconsent.insites.com  

Cannot decode raw data (NSURLErrorDomain:-1015)

Having upgraded one of my Digital Ocean droplets to the latest Ubuntu 16 and updating to PHP v7.2 I noticed a number of ajax errors. The web inspector showed the error as “Cannot decode raw data (NSURLErrorDomain:-1015)”.  When investigating the problem further I simply echo’d out some “hello worlds” in […]