Linux Tutorials on the topic “fedora”

  • Virtual Hosting With Proftpd And MySQL (Incl. Quota) On Fedora 7

    fedora Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 1

    Virtual Hosting With Proftpd And MySQL (Incl. Quota) On Fedora 7 This document describes how to install a Proftpd server that uses virtual users from a MySQL database instead of real system users. This is much more performant and allows to have thousands of ftp users on a single machine. In addition to that I will show the use of quota with this setup.

  • How To Harden PHP5 With Suhosin On Fedora 7

    Author: Falko TimmeTags: , , Comments: 0

    How To Harden PHP5 With Suhosin On Fedora 7 This tutorial shows how to harden PHP5 with Suhosin on a Fedora 7 server. From the Suhosin project page: "Suhosin is an advanced protection system for PHP installations that was designed to protect servers and users from known and unknown flaws in PHP applications and the PHP core. Suhosin comes in two independent parts, that can be used separately or in combination. The first part is a small patch against the PHP core, that implements a few low-level protections against bufferoverflows or format string vulnerabilities and the second part is a powerful PHP extension that implements all the other protections."

  • Set Up OpenLDAP On Fedora 7

    Author: pinguingiloTags: Comments: 9

    Set Up OpenLdap On Fedora 7 This document describes how to set up OpenLDAP on Fedora 7. OpenLDAP is a directory server based on the LDAP protocol, that same protocol MS Active Directory is based on. OpenLDAP is an open-source implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol.

  • Virtual Hosting With PureFTPd And MySQL (Incl. Quota And Bandwidth Management) On Fedora 7

    Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 0

    Virtual Hosting With PureFTPd And MySQL (Incl. Quota And Bandwidth Management) On Fedora 7 This document describes how to install a PureFTPd server that uses virtual users from a MySQL database instead of real system users. This is much more performant and allows to have thousands of ftp users on a single machine. In addition to that I will show the use of quota and upload/download bandwidth limits with this setup. Passwords will be stored encrypted as MD5 strings in the database.

  • Installing Beryl Or Compiz Fusion On A Fedora 7 Desktop

    Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 3

    Installing Beryl Or Compiz Fusion On A Fedora 7 Desktop This tutorial shows how you can install and use Beryl or Compiz Fusion on a Fedora 7 desktop (the system must have a 3D-capable graphics card). With both Beryl and Compiz Fusion, you can make your desktop use beautiful 3D effects like wobbly windows or a desktop cube.

  • The Perfect Desktop - Fedora 7

    fedora Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 6

    The Perfect Desktop - Fedora 7 This tutorial shows how you can set up a Fedora 7 desktop that is a full-fledged replacement for a Windows desktop, i.e. that has all the software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions that works even on old hardware, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

  • Secure Websites Using SSL And Certificates

    Author: punk0miTags: , , Comments: 8

    Secure Websites Using SSL And Certificates This how-to will guide you through the entire process of setting up a secure website using SSL and digital certificates. This guide assumes that you have already a fully functional (and configured) server running Apache, BIND, and OpenSSL. Just as a side note, this guide was written based on a Fedora Core 6 distribution, but should be the same for most other distros out there.

  • The Perfect Desktop - Part 1: Fedora Core 6

    fedora Author: Falko TimmeTags: , Comments: 1

    The Perfect Desktop - Part 1: Fedora Core 6 With the release of Microsoft's new Windows operating system (Vista), more and more people are looking for alternatives to Windows for various reasons. This tutorial is the first of a series of articles where I will show people who are willing to switch to Linux how they can set up a Linux desktop (Fedora Core 6 in this article) that fully replaces their Windows desktop, i.e. that has all software that people need to do the things they do on their Windows desktops. The advantages are clear: you get a secure system without DRM restrictions, and the best thing is: all software comes free of charge.

  • How To Set Up An IRC Server And Anope IRC Services

    Author: zcworldTags: , , Comments: 1

    How To Set Up An IRC Server And Anope IRC Services This tutorial describes how to set up and run an UnrealIRCD server on OpenSuSE 10.2 and Fedora Core 6. It also shows how to install Anope IRC services. Anope is a set of Services for IRC networks that allows users to manage their nicks and channels in a secure and efficient way, and administrators to manage their network with powerful tools.

  • Installing A LAMP System With Fedora Core 6

    apache Author: Falko TimmeTags: Comments: 10

    Installing A LAMP System With Fedora Core 6 This is a detailed description about how to set up a Fedora Core 6 based server that offers all services needed by ISPs and hosters: Apache web server (SSL-capable), Postfix mail server with SMTP-AUTH and TLS, DNS server, FTP server, MySQL server, POP3/IMAP, Quota, Firewall, etc. This tutorial is written for the 32-bit version of Fedora Core 6, but should apply to the 64-bit version with very little modifications as well.