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Setting Up Network RAID1 With DRBD On Ubuntu 11.10

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This tutorial shows how to set up network RAID1 with the help of DRBD on two Ubuntu 11.10 systems. DRBD stands for Distributed Replicated Block Device and allows you to mirror block devices over a network. This is useful for high-availability setups (like a HA NFS server) because if one node fails, all data is still available from the other node.

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Created by falko 3 years 2 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 2 weeks ago
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Serving CGI Scripts With Nginx On Debian Squeeze/Ubuntu 11.04

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This tutorial shows how you can serve CGI scripts (Perl scripts) with nginx on Debian Squeeze/Ubuntu 11.04. While nginx itself does not serve CGI, there are several ways to work around this.

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Created by falko 3 years 6 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 6 weeks ago
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Setting Up ProFTPd + TLS On Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal)

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FTP is a very insecure protocol because all passwords and all data are transferred in clear text. By using TLS, the whole communication can be encrypted, thus making FTP much more secure. This article explains how to set up ProFTPd with TLS on an Ubuntu 11.04 server.

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Created by falko 3 years 7 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 7 weeks ago
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TLWIR 18: Ubuntu Rapid Release, Acer, and The Philippines’ Bold Move

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The Free Software movement has truly become a global phenomenon. Today, I found a piece of legislation that is currently before the Philippines’ House of Representatives that reads like it was written by Doctor Richard Stallman himself! There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that the world has really changed, and it will continue to do so.

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Created by aweber 3 years 8 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 8 weeks ago
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How To Set Up SSL Vhosts Under Nginx + SNI Support (Ubuntu 11.04/Debian Squeeze)

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This article explains how you can set up SSL vhosts under nginx on Ubuntu 11.04 and Debian Squeeze so that you can access the vhost over HTTPS (port 443). SSL is short for Secure Sockets Layer and is a cryptographic protocol that provides security for communications over networks by encrypting segments of network connections at the transport layer end-to-end.

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Created by falko 3 years 9 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 9 weeks ago
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Running Drupal 7.7 On Nginx (LEMP) On Debian Squeeze/Ubuntu 11.04

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This tutorial shows how you can install and run a Drupal 7.7 web site on Debian Squeeze or Ubuntu 11.04 with nginx installed instead of Apache (LEMP = Linux + nginx (pronounced "engine x") + MySQL + PHP). In addition to that I will also show you how you can use the Drupal Boost plugin with nginx.

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Created by falko 3 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 10 weeks ago
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The best Linux distro of 2011!

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Fedora, Mint, Arch, Ubuntu, Debian and OpenSUSE go head-to-head - we've dropped the six most popular Linux distributions of the day into a cage fight for your affections. Read on to discover which distro comes up top for installation ease, customisation, performance, security and more. Which flavour of Linux gets the gold medal?

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Created by mariuz 3 years 15 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 15 weeks ago
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Moving away from Ubuntu

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After the upgrate to Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal, the author expains his decision to abandon Ubuntu and search for a rolling release distribution...

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Created by balau 3 years 16 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 16 weeks ago
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3 graphical clients for managing the Uncomplicated FireWall

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ufw, the Uncomplicated FireWall, is Ubuntu’s user-friendly, command line frontend to IPTables, the command line utility for managing Netfilter, the firewall application built into the Linux kernel. It is installed not just on Ubuntu, but also on all Ubuntu-based distributions. As simple to use as ufw is, a graphical interface is even better, especially for new users.

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Created by finid 3 years 17 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 17 weeks ago
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The Linux Week In Review June 13th

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This was a pretty quiet week in the world of free software. However, as always, there were still several compelling stories in our never-dull community. This weeks stories deal with some of the most popular projects in the worlds of Linux, GNU, and free software: openSUSE, Fedora, Ubuntu, FreeNAS, and Mageia:

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Created by aweber 3 years 22 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 22 weeks ago
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How much GNU is there in GNU/Linux (Ubuntu)?

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After building the infrastructure to analyse the code in an Ubuntu release I decided to satisfy a simple curiosity and figure out how much GNU software is actually part of a modern distribution.

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Created by JRepin 3 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 24 weeks ago
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Manual disk partitioning guide for Kubuntu 11.04

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Like the Ubuntu 11.04 installer, the Kubuntu 11.04 installation program configures just two partitions by default. These are for /, the root directory, and Swap, disk space for use as virtual memory. To make upgrades less tasking, it is recommended that a separate partition be created for /home, the directory where your home folder will be located.

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Created by finid 3 years 27 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 27 weeks ago
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Installing KVM Guests With virt-install On Ubuntu 11.04 Server

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Unlike virt-manager, virt-install is a command line tool that allows you to create KVM guests on a headless server. You may ask yourself: "But I can use vmbuilder to do this, why do I need virt-install?" The difference between virt-install and vmbuilder is that vmbuilder is for creating Ubuntu-based guests, whereas virt-install lets you install all kinds of operating systems (e.g.

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Created by falko 3 years 27 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 27 weeks ago
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How To Install And Use MyDLP

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This document can be used as a guide to installation of MyDLP Appliance. It also describes the basic usage. MyDLP is an easy, simple and open DLP (data loss prevention) solution, licensed under GPLv3. MyDLP 1.0 was released on 10 November 2010. MyDLP Appliance is a distribution based on Ubuntu Server. The distribution comes as a easy to deploy key solution.

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Created by falko 3 years 34 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 34 weeks ago
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How to Access Your MySQL Server Remotely Over SSH

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So you’ve got MySQL on your web server, but it’s only opened to local ports by default for security reasons. If you want to access your database from a client tool like the MySQL Query Browser, normally you’d have to open up access from your local IP address… but that’s not nearly as secure

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Created by gokulvarma 3 years 36 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 36 weeks ago
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