• Linux as server
  • Linux as server #7 – Apache benchmark, performance boost with Varnish (proxy) and yslow analysis

    This post is part of Tero Karvinen’s course: Linux as server. Even it is related to school mission it will offer usefull information about GNU/Linux! Before final test of the course Mr. Karvinen introduced solutions to improve server performance with proxy. My last mission was: Do apache`s pressure test with static and dynamic WordPress pages Install […]

  • Linux as server
  • Linux as server #6 – WordPress installation and customization

    This post is part of Tero Karvinen’s course: Linux as server. Even it is related to school mission it will offer usefull information about GNU/Linux! An another school mission from Mr. Karvinen. Install WordPress Make theme Change theme How to upload images and themes without ssh/ftp access All tests made with Xubuntu 12.04 LTS Precise […]

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  • Apache installation, log analysis and basic firewall settings

    Apache is the most popular HTTP server since 1996. It is used everywhere. I installed Apache, made some log entries, analysed them and finally added some rules with iptables. Hardware: Motherboard: Asus Z87-C CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.40GHz RAM: 8GB DDR3 1600MHz HDD: 120GB SSD Sata 3.0 GPU: Geforce GTX 560 Ti Phantom, 2GB GDDR5 […]