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Running Contao 3.x On Nginx (LEMP) On Debian Wheezy/Ubuntu 12.10

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This tutorial shows how you can install and run a Contao 3.x web site on a Debian Wheezy or Ubuntu 12.10 system that has nginx installed instead of Apache (LEMP = Linux + nginx (pronounced "engine x") + MySQL + PHP). nginx is a HTTP server that uses much less resources than Apache and delivers pages a lot of faster, especially static files.

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Created by falko 1 year 30 weeks ago
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Setting Up A Standalone Storage Server With GlusterFS & Samba On Debian Squeeze

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This tutorial shows how to set up a standalone storage server on Debian 6.0, using GlusterFS and SAMBA, and custom scripts and settings to make life easier. The SAMBA share will reside on a GlusterFS share which consists out of two storage nodes for high-availability.

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Created by falko 1 year 30 weeks ago
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Using PHP5-FPM With Apache 2.4 (+ mod_proxy_fcgi Module) On Fedora 18

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This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache 2.4 webserver on a Fedora 18 server with PHP5 (through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support. PHP-FPM (FastCGI Process Manager) is an alternative PHP FastCGI implementation with some additional features useful for sites of any size, especially busier sites. On Apache 2.4, we need Apache's mod_proxy_fcgi module to make it work.

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Created by falko 1 year 31 weeks ago
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Installing Apache2 With PHP5 And MySQL Support On Fedora 18 (LAMP)

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LAMP is short for Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP. This tutorial shows how you can install an Apache2 webserver on a Fedora 18 server with PHP5 support (mod_php) and MySQL support.

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Created by falko 1 year 31 weeks ago
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Installing Nginx With PHP5 (And PHP-FPM) And MySQL Support On Fedora 18

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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 Fedora 18 server with PHP5 support (through PHP-FPM) and MySQL support.

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Created by falko 1 year 31 weeks ago
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Automatic File Replication Across Two Storage Servers (GlusterFS + Ubuntu 12.10)

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This tutorial shows how to set up a high-availability storage with two storage servers (Ubuntu 12.10) that use GlusterFS. Each storage server will be a mirror of the other storage server, and files will be replicated automatically across both storage servers. The client system (Ubuntu 12.10 as well) will be able to access the storage as if it was a local filesystem.

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Created by falko 1 year 32 weeks ago
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Install Unity Tweak Tool in Ubuntu

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The Unity Desktop Shell for GNOME 3 on Ubuntu Linux has created a lot of controversy in the desktop Linux world. Some users love the new forward looking vision of Unity while others long for a more traditional desktop layout. One of the criticisms of Unity has been its lack of configuration settings.

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Created by Linerd 1 year 32 weeks ago
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Debian Wheezy Local Git Server With Git Lite Workflow

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This howto describes a shared local git server setup for a small team. This is a repository layout that is familiar to anyone used to working with a traditional version control system. One of the tutorial objectives is to show detailed steps to prepare the server and publish the code on a public service like Github, Gitorius et. al.

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Created by falko 1 year 32 weeks ago
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Installing Debian Wheezy (testing) With debootstrap From A Grml Live Linux

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This tutorial explains how to install Debian Wheezy (testing) with the help of debootstrap from a Grml Live Linux system (like it is used as a rescue system at Webtropia). This should work - with minor changes - for other Debian and Ubuntu versions as well.

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Created by falko 1 year 32 weeks ago
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How To Back Up MySQL Databases With mylvmbackup On Ubuntu 12.10

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mylvmbackup is a Perl script for quickly creating MySQL backups. It uses LVM's snapshot feature to do so. To perform a backup, mylvmbackup obtains a read lock on all tables and flushes all server caches to disk, creates a snapshot of the volume containing the MySQL data directory, and unlocks the tables again. This article shows how to use it on an Ubuntu 12.10 server.

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Created by falko 1 year 33 weeks ago
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Creating An NFS-Like Standalone Storage Server With GlusterFS On Ubuntu 12.10

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This tutorial shows how to set up a standalone storage server on Ubuntu 12.10. Instead of NFS, I will use GlusterFS here. The client system will be able to access the storage as if it was a local filesystem. GlusterFS is a clustered file-system capable of scaling to several peta-bytes.

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Created by falko 1 year 33 weeks ago
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How To Install Percona Server 5.5 On Ubuntu 12.10

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Percona Server is a drop-in replacement for MySQL. It offers more performance and scalability than the default MySQL server coming with your Linux distribution, while it uses the same init scripts and command line tools which makes it easy to use. This tutorial explains how to install Percona Server 5.5 on Ubuntu 12.10.

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Created by falko 1 year 33 weeks ago
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GlusterFS: Distributed Replicated Storage Across 4 Storage Nodes On CentOS 6.3

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This tutorial shows how to combine four single storage servers (running CentOS 6.3) to a distributed replicated storage with GlusterFS. Nodes 1 and 2 (replication1) as well as 3 and 4 (replication2) will mirror each other, and replication1 and replication2 will be combined to one larger storage server (distribution). Basically, this is RAID10 over network.

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Created by falko 1 year 34 weeks ago
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Using The btrfs Filesystem (With RAID1) With Ubuntu 12.10 On A Hetzner Server

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This tutorial shows how to install Ubuntu 12.10 on the btrfs filesystem (with RAID1) on a Hetzner server with two hard drives. While Hetzner's installimage tool doesn't list btrfs as a supported filesystem and only supports software RAID with /dev/md devices, it is still possible to achieve this setup and use the built-in RAID support in btrfs instead of using /dev/md devices.

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Created by falko 1 year 34 weeks ago
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Keeping Track of My IP Address

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I thought it would be handy if I could come up with a script to keep track of my current IP address for me. The first step is to find out my current IP address. In my case, I have a SpeedStream 5100 DSL modem. The address of the modem on the local network is 192.168.0.1 and entering that address into a web browser will bring up a page that looks like this.

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Created by Linerd 1 year 34 weeks ago
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