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Installing Magento Extensions Via SSH

If you find that whilst trying to run any sort of mage command via SSH you get   ./mage:  Permission denied then try the following:
rm -rf var/cache var/session
chmod 550 ./mage
./mage mage-setup .
./mage config-set preferred_state stable
./mage install http://connect20.magentocommerce.com/community Mage_All_Latest --force


Hopefully that should fix it!
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Request Sample for Magento with Yes / No Attribute

On a client  website they wanted to offer the option for Customers to Order Samples of Certain Fragrances which they then ship out to customer HOWEVER these samples were not applicable for all products for example Bakhoor Holders its a physical holder and you can’t really have samples for that lol! Anyway Used the ParadoxLabs Request Sample...
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Display Magento Products on Home Page or any CMS Pages

Salams If you want to display Magento Products on the Home Page or any other CMS Pages from different Categories try the following CMS > Pages > Home Page (Or any other Pages) Add the Following Code:  
{{block type=”catalog/product_list” name=”home.catalog.product.list” alias=”products_homepage” category_id=”5″ template=”catalog/product/list.phtml”}}  
Don’t forget to change Category ID to whatever you want and it should then appear...
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