27 articles Linux HowTo

Sched­ule backups of web­sites

The most com­mon way to auto­mat­ic­ally run scripts at sched­uled times is through cron. For example, you can use cron to make sched­uled web requests to a spe­cif­ic URL on your web­site. This is a reli­able way to per­form peri­od­ic work, such as mail­ing users or gen­er­at­ing reports. Word­Press and Drupal have imple­men­ted sys­tems that…

How to upload web­site backups to Drop­box

See more info here Drop­box Upload­er is a BASH script which can be used to upload, down­load, delete, list files (and more!) from Drop­box, an online file shar­ing, syn­chron­iz­a­tion and backup ser­vice. It’s writ­ten in BASH script­ing lan­guage and only needs cURL. You can take a look to the GiHub pro­ject page. Why use this…

Mul­tiple Web Serv­ers over a Single IP, Using Apache as a Reverse Proxy

I don’t get to play with the IT side of things quite as much as I would like to.  So I enjoy the little things, like learn­ing how to use a reverse proxy on Apache.  At home, I only have one IP com­ing in with my reg­u­lar Inter­net con­nec­tion, and I want the abil­ity to…

The Best Web and Mail Serv­er setup

The Per­fect Web Serv­er — Nginx, Ajenti, Ubuntu #Insall Ajenti apt-get update wget http://​repo​.ajenti​.org/​d​e​b​i​a​n​/​key ‑O- | apt-key add — echo “deb http://​repo​.ajenti​.org/​n​g​/​d​e​b​ian main main ubuntu” » /etc/apt/sources.list apt-get update apt-get install ajenti ser­vice ajenti restart # Unin­stall Apache2 sudo apt-get autore­move && sudo apt-get remove apache2* # Install Ajenti‑v apt-get install ajenti‑v ajenti-v-nginx ajenti-v-mysql ajenti-v-php-fpm…

How to install Sen­t­ast­ico (Zant­ast­icoX replace­ment)

Let’s get star­ted! To setup my repos­it­ory on your sys­tem, open a ter­min­al win­dow and then enter: Code: zppy repo add zppy​-repo​.mach​-host​ing​.com zppy update  « Dont for­get this 😉 Now that you have that installed, it’s time to add one of my mod­ules! Sen­t­ast­ico 20.1.1.0 #Sen­t­ast­ico is an open-source pack­age install­a­tion tool which will  quickly…

List of Sen­tora mod­ules

Mod­ule Name Cre­at­or Repos­it­ory Call Name Ser­vice restarter Hostwinds zppy​.hostwindsdns​.com restarter Auto Billing Solu­tion One PS2Guy repo​.zpan​el​.co​.nz billing MyWeb­SQL PS2Guy repo​.zpan​el​.co​.nz myweb­sql Free Help Desk PS2Guy repo​.zpan​el​.co​.nz help_​​desk phpMy­Ad­min Update VJftw zppy​.alin​eofcode​.co​.uk phpmy­ad­min AjaX­plorer VJftw zppy​.alin​eofcode​.co​.uk ajax­plorer AW Stats VJftw zppy​.alin​eofcode​.co​.uk aw_​​stats Fail2Ban Brown­web brown​web​.com​.au/​S​e​n​t​ora fail2ban Log Split­ter Brown­web brown​web​.com​.au/​S​e​n​t​ora log­s­plit­ter Apache Simple Status xmaxmex…

How to install ZPan­el on Ubuntu serv­er

You can just open a ter­min­al and copy and paste the com­mand: bash <(curl ‑Ss https://​raw​.git​hub​.com/​z​p​a​n​e​l​/​i​n​s​t​a​l​l​e​r​s​/​m​a​s​t​e​r​/​i​n​s​t​a​l​l​/​U​b​u​n​t​u​-​1​2​_​0​4​/​1​0​_​1​_​1​.sh) and this will run quietly till end. Else if you want to do it your­self: first down­load the script wget https://​raw​.git​hub​.com/​z​p​a​n​e​l​/​i​n​s​t​a​l​l​e​r​s​/​m​a​s​t​e​r​/​i​n​s​t​a​l​l​/​U​b​u​n​t​u​-​1​2​_​0​4​/​1​0​_​1​_​1​.sh Then make the script execut­able chmod +x 10_1_1.sh Then run the script sudo ./10_1_1.sh Related Post Add Word­Press…

The zPan­el Quick Start Guide

1. To con­nect to your zPan­el admin area enter your serv­ers IP address into your browser. 2. Login and change your zad­min pass­word Default user­name and pass­word are:     User: zad­min     Pass­word: pass­word Under Account inform­a­tion on the Left hand column in your zPan­el admin area click Change Pass­word. On this page…