• Linux as server
  • Puppet module which secures your Ubuntu/Debian

    For those who just want this module head to: https://github.com/RakField/puppet-secure-like-linode Introduction For the past year I have done Linodes securing your server guide configurations for so many times. Finally I decide to make puppet module to automate the process. Alright you might have heard about Puppet already, if not you propably should. I have been […]

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  • 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 […]

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  • 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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  • Linux as server #5 – VPS and virtual hosts

    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! VPS (Virtual private server) is virtual machine where you can do anything you like,  not anything but almost. You get slot from server where you can install operating system and […]