Nginx (pronounced "engine x") is a free, open-source, high-performance HTTP server. Nginx is known for its stability, rich feature set, simple configuration, and low resource consumption. This tutorial shows how you can install Nginx on a Debian Wheezy server with PHP5 support (through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support (LEMP = Linux + nginx (pronounced "engine x") + MySQL + PHP).Read more »
LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a Debian Wheezy server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.Read more »
Many people have been wondering what the official release date for Linux Mint 15 will be. The Mint team is known for not providing a firm release calendar. It's been about a week and a half since the Release Candidate for Linux Mint 15 "Olivia" was released and I've noticed that a few people have posted on Google+ that Linux Mint 15 has been released.Read more »
Xubuntu is a derivative of Ubuntu Linux that uses the Xfce desktop environment for the user interface. It is one of the official derivatives of Ubuntu Linux. The intent is for Xubuntu to be easy to use while being attractive and light on system resources. For this review I tested the 32 bit Live environment as well as the 32 bit version installed to the hard drive of my MSI Wind netbook.Read more »
It's been almost a year since Mageia 2 was released. The Mageia team is now proud to announce that Mageia 3 has been released. We still can’t believe how much fun it is to make Mageia together, and we’ve been doing it for two and a half years.
What’s new in Mageia 3?
You can take a look at the complete list of packages upgraded from Mageia 2, by checking the Mageia Apps Database:Read more »
The team is proud to announce the release of Linux Mint 15 “Olivia” RC. Linux Mint 15 is the most ambitious release since the start of the project. MATE 1.6 is greatly improved and Cinnamon 1.8 offers a ton of new features, including a screensaver and a unified control center.Read more »
TYPO3's default search extension called "Indexed Search" is fine for small web sites, but if your web site is bigger (> 500 pages), it is getting very slow. Fortunately, you can replace it with a search extension that uses the ultra-fast Apache Solr search server. This tutorial explains how to use Apache Solr with TYPO3 on Debian Squeeze.Read more »
This tutorial shows how to prepare a Debian Wheezy server (with nginx, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3.Read more »
With over four million downloads, WPtouch is perhaps the most popular WordPress plugin to make your website mobile ready. WPtouch doesn't process shortcodes from your main Wordpress theme, so the shortcodes end up getting displayed on the mobile version of your site. I'll show you how to modify WPtouch so that your main theme's shortcodes work on the mobile version of your site.Read more »
This tutorial shows how to prepare a Debian Wheezy server (with Apache2, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3.Read more »
GnuPG keys can have an expiry date. When the key expires, it cannot be used to encrypt data anymore, and thus is a good way to enforce security measures. However, what most people does not seem to know is that this expiry date can be changed quite easily.Read more »
This tutorial shows how to prepare an Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) server (with nginx, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3.Read more »
This tutorial shows how to prepare an Ubuntu 13.04 (Raring Ringtail) server (with Apache2, BIND, Dovecot) for the installation of ISPConfig 3, and how to install ISPConfig 3.Read more »
Kubuntu 13.04, codenamed Raring Ringtail, comes with KDE software Compilation 4.10, Linux kernel 3.8, X.Org 7.7, Mesa 3D 9.1, GCC 4.7 and other updated core software. Included is is the new version of the Muon Suite for app install and upgrades, which introduces support for installing Plasma widgets. Version 2 of Rekonq web browser adds a bunch of new features.Read more »