Linux Tutorials on the topic “server”

  • How to Install PostgreSQL 9.5 on Ubuntu (12.04 - 15.10)

    ubuntu Author: Antonio ValenciaTags: , , Comments: 5

    This tutorial shows the installation of the latest PostgreSQL 9.5 version on Ubuntu. We will use the official repository from, so you can update your server easily in future and get direct updates and patches from the database vendor. The steps have been tested with Ubuntu versions from 12.04 until 15.10.

  • Linux: How to share files on a local network with woof

    linux Author: Bill ToulasTags: , , Comments: 7

    We've all been in this situation were we want to exchange files with other users connected to the same network as we are, and while there are tons of ways to do this, almost none of them is easy, quick, or simple enough. Thankfully, though, Linux users can utilize a small tool called “woof” that simplifies the process and makes the exchanging of files a walk in the park. What I am about to present in this short tutorial is suitable for home networks where convenience is the primary concern, and security isn't an issue.

  • Installing Ruby on Rails on Ubuntu 14.04 - 15.10

    ubuntu Author: Antonio ValenciaTags: , , , , Comments: 8

    Ruby on Rails, popularly called ROR, is a Ruby framework for web programming. Ruby is a general purpose language like C, Java. Ruby has been invented by Yukihiro “Matz” Matsumoto about a decade ago and has gained recognition with its Rails software library framework which provides a web development framework for the Ruby programming language. Listed below are easy to follow steps to install ROR successfully on the Ubuntu versions 14.04 LTS to 15.10 using Ruby Version Manager (RVM). RVM offers an easy way to install and manage multiple Ruby versions.

  • How to install LiteSpeed web server on CentOS 7

    centos Author: Antonio ValenciaTags: , , , Comments: 1

    LiteSpeed web server is a popular choice for replacing an Apache web server. Its features include an optimization of the web content and content delivery which maximizes the download speed and combines better performance with a smaller memory footprint. Being compatible with Apache features is also an added benefit, which helps to reduce downtime during migration from Apache to LiteSpeed. This tutorial shows the installation on a CentOS 7 server.

  • How to Install Kolab Groupware Server on CentOS 7

    centos Author: Muhammad ArulTags: , , Comments: 6

    In this tutorial, we will install Kolab groupware on a CentOS 7 server. Kolab is a free open source groupware server. It is a scalable and reliable collaborative software that provides shared email, calendar, address books, tasks and a file cloud. Kolab supports several client environments: on Windows you can use Outlook, on Linux, you can use KDE Kontact, on all OS that have a web browser you can use the web interface.

  • Left 4 Dead dedicated server install guide for CentOS

    centos Author: Antonio ValenciaTags: , Comments: 1

    Gaming servers are widely searched for by the internet-savvy online gamers. L4D or the Left 4 Dead is a popular game played online. With multi and single player mode, and newer version L4D 2 in the market, available with all its online cheat codes, many a gamer find this game very compelling. Gaming servers enjoy heavy inbound traffic. Installing a gaming console on a Linux distribution server such as CentOS may seem a daunting task, for a new user to Linux systems. Listed below are steps to configure, install, update and run the L4D server on Linux distribution like CentOS.

  • How to Install Piwik with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10

    ubuntu Author: Muhammad ArulTags: , , , Comments: 1

    Piwik is the leading open source web analytics application, it has been developed to provide an alternative to google-analytics. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install Piwik on ubuntu 15.10 with Nginx web server and PHP 5.6 in php-fpm mode. We will use MariaDB as the database system.

  • How to Install Mailpile with Nginx on Ubuntu 15.10

    ubuntu Author: Muhammad ArulTags: , , , Comments: 0

    Mailpile is an open source mail client that focuses on encryption and users privacy. Mailpile makes the PGP setup easy, it allows you to create PGP keys directly in the email application and send PGP encrypted messages. In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the Mailpile installation on Ubuntu 15.10. We will install Mailpile as a web-based client with Nginx as a reverse proxy.

  • How to Install Graylog2 and Elasticsearch on Ubuntu 15.10

    ubuntu Author: Muhammad ArulTags: , , Comments: 13

    In this tutorial, I will guide you trough the Graylog2, Elasticsearch and MongoDB installation to build a scalable log server node with advanced log search capabilities. I will use Ubuntu 15.10 for this installation. Elasticsearch is a distributed search server based on Lucene that is available as OpenSource software. Graylog2 is a centralized log management and log analysis framework based on Elasticsearch and MongoDB.

  • Microsoft Azure Series - Creating a Linux virtual machine from template

    ubuntu Author: Patrik HabdakTags: , , Comments: 0

    This tutorial shows you how to create and run a Ubuntu 15.10 virtual machine instance in the Microsoft Azure Cloud. Microsoft Azure Cloud computing is a service made by Microsoft for companies and also end-users who’d like to jump into cloud environment quickly and effectively. Azure offers you many services not only virtual machines. There is also networking services, application services, websites, databases, mobile applications and many more.