SugarCRM White Screen of Death

I recently installed Sugar CRM CE 6.5 on a clients dedicated server only to be greeted by the infamous WSOD. Apparently this is a common issue with Sugar CRM but unfortunately this was a special case so none of my google searches yielded a solution for my conundrum. Which is why I am posting this here :) My clients server is running php under mod_suphp so this post was helpful in solving some sugarcrm permissions issues when running under this configuration. The important bits being: