Archive for the 'DreamHost' Category

DreamHost Media Tools Beta

Sunday, December 3rd, 2006

Just discovered the next cool thing DreamHost will bring us. It hasn’t been announced yet, but I guess it will be part of the next newsletter due out any moment.
DreamHost has licensed Jeroen Wijerings Flash Media Player – a tool that enables DreamHost customers to embed streamed audio and video into any of their web [...]

The Unofficial DreamHost Blog 1 Year

Friday, November 17th, 2006

I’ve been away on holidays for the last month and didn’t have the chances to update this blog that I expected. Anyway, now I’m back just in time to celebrate the Unofficial DreamHost Blog’s first birthday today.
In 365 days I’ve written 75 posts, you’ve written 324 comments, while the spammers has had 5374 comments blocked [...]

PHP 4 and MySQL 5 upgraded

Wednesday, November 8th, 2006

Two minor updates of PHP 4 and MySQL 5. Both updates are security updates, which shouldn’t affect any of you.
MySQL 5 has been upgraded from 5.0.18 to 5.0.24a.
Read changelog…
PHP 4 has been upgraded from 4.4.2 to 4.4.4.
Read changelog…
You can keep track of the current versions of PHP, MySQL and Ruby on Rails at and [...]

DreamHost Newsletter – November 2006

Wednesday, November 1st, 2006

Another month, another newsletter:

New Data Center!
DreamHost are in the process of moving some of their dedicated servers to a new hosting facility in the Alchemy’s LAX Data Center. DreamHost are already using Alchemy’s Downtown Data Center which is in the same building (The Garland Building) as the rest of DreamHost servers. The goal is to [...]

DreamHost Newsletter – October 2006

Wednesday, October 4th, 2006

One of the longest newsletters ever and it’s packed with great birthday news:

It’s our birthday? Double the bandwidth, tenify the disk!
The super secret stuff from last month’s newsletter: Every hosting account has been upgraded with up to 10 times the disk storage and at least double the bandwidth. The cheapest package, Crazy Domain Insane now [...]

DreamHost Birthday Promo – Promo Code 9999

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2006

DreamHost are celebrating their 9th birthday with a special one-day-only sale. Sign up for one or two years today and get $99.99 off your bill.
Have we got a treat for you! Save $99.99!
To celebrate nine years in the hosting biz, we’re having an absolutely CRAZY one-day-only sale! TODAY! This offer is good for accounts that [...]

DreamHost’s New Design

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2006

DreamHost have launched a new design. The design is very light, more well-arranged than the previous layout and features private pictures of several of the DreamHost employees.

Check out the new design yourself…

DreamHost Newsletter – September 2006

Saturday, September 2nd, 2006

Newsletter for the month of August :
No new features or developments in August 2006, but promises of some SUPER SECRET stuff in next month’s newsletter…

DreamHost Site of the Month:

Any guesses to what the SUPER SECRET stuff could be?

DreamHost Dedicated Servers

Thursday, August 31st, 2006

I know lot of you are waiting for DreamHost to start offering dedicated servers again. This might be your chance! I just received a copy of an email sent out about a week ago to customers on the dedicated-servers-waiting-list.

Hi there!
You’re receiving this message because you’ve specifically asked DreamHost to contact you when we’ve resumed sales [...]

Rails upgraded to 1.1.5

Wednesday, August 9th, 2006

Ruby on Rails has been upgraded today from 1.1.2 to 1.1.5, because of a serious security issue. The Rails developers have chosen not to reveal any specifics about the security hole, but urge everybody to upgrade as soon as possible.
Kudos to DreamHost for completing this upgrade within a few hours of the release of this [...]