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CentOS 8 Package Management with DNF on the Command Line

HowToForge - Fri, 10/18/2019 - 10:07
DNF stands for Dandified YUM is a software package manager for RPM-based Linux distributions. It is used to install, update and remove packages in the Fedora/RHEL/CentOS operating system.
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How to Install Mastodon Social Networking Platform on Debian 10

HowToForge - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 13:07
Mastodon is an open-source social networking platform very similar to Twitter. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Mastodon on Debian 10.
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How to Configure Network Interfaces using NMCLI on Centos 7.6

HowToForge - Thu, 10/17/2019 - 12:35
The first thing after installing a Linux OS as a server is configuring the network interface to have remote access and from your workstation/laptop. In this tutorial, we will use nmcli which stands for Network Manager Command Line tool for configuring our network interfaces.
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How to Install InvoicePlane with Nginx on Debian 9

HowToForge - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:24
InvoicePlane is a free and open-source invoicing application. Its source code can be found on this Github. This tutorial will show you how to install InvoicePlane on a fresh Debian 9 (stretch) system.
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How to Install Gitlab Server with Docker on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

HowToForge - Wed, 10/16/2019 - 08:58
Gitlab CE or Community Edition is an open-source application used to host your Git repositories. In this tutorial, I will show you how to install Gitlab CE on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS using Docker and then configure it securely and add a first project.
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How to Deploy a Dynamic DNS Server with Docker on Debian 10

HowToForge - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:24
This article will guide you through the complete setup of a Dynamic DNS server in a Docker container on a Debian 10 system, including setting up the required DNS records, placing the management API behind an Nginx HTTPS reverse proxy, and automating the client-side DNS record updates.
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How to Install and Secure Redis on CentOS 7

HowToForge - Tue, 10/15/2019 - 06:16
Redis is a distributed in-memory key-value database with optional durability. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure Redis Server on CentOS 7. We will install the Redis Server from the Remi repository, and then secure the installation.
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How to install Ntopng Network Monitor on Debian 10

HowToForge - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 09:40
Ntopng is a free, open-source and very useful network monitoring tool that can be used to monitor network traffic in real-time. It is a high-performance, low-resource and next generation version of the original ntop based on libpcap.
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A Guide to running a Reverse proxy for HTTP(S), SSH and MySQL/MariaDB using NGINX

HowToForge - Mon, 10/14/2019 - 03:32
This guide will walk you through the installation and configuration of NGINX to allow for the running of multiple physical servers, virtual machines or a combination of both behind a single public-facing IP Address.
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How to Install Jetty JAVA http Server on Debian 10

HowToForge - Fri, 10/11/2019 - 11:45
Jetty is a free and open-source Java HTTP server that can be used in different projects, both in development and production. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Jetty on Debian 10.
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How to Install Icinga 2 Monitoring Software on Debian 10

HowToForge - Thu, 10/10/2019 - 11:00
Icinga 2 is a free, open-source and most widely used monitoring system that can be used to monitor the health of networked hosts and services. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install and configured Icinga 2 and Icinga Web 2 on Debian 10.
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How to Install Fork CMS with NGINX on CentOS 8

HowToForge - Wed, 10/09/2019 - 12:16
Fork is easy to use open-source CMS built using the Symfony framework. In this tutorial, we will go through the Fork CMS installation and setup on the CentOS 8 system by using Nginx as a web server, MariaDB as the database engine, and optionally you can secure the transport layer by using Acme.sh client and Let's Encrypt certificate authority to add SSL support.
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How to Install Java (JDK and JRE) on Debian 10

HowToForge - Tue, 10/08/2019 - 07:07
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Java on the Debian 10 (Buster). We will install both the JDK (Java Development Kit) and the JRE (Java Runtime Environment on a Debian server.
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Install and Secure Redis Server on Debian 10

HowToForge - Mon, 10/07/2019 - 11:08
Redis also know as "Remote Dictionary Server" is an open-source and in-memory database that can be used as a database, cache and message broker. In this tutorial, we will learn how to install and secure Redis on Debian 10 server.
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How to setup a VPN Server using Pritunl on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

HowToForge - Mon, 10/07/2019 - 01:13
Pritunl is a VPN Server Software based on the popular OpenVPN platform. In this tutorial, you will learn how to set up and use Pritunl on your Ubuntu 18.04 LTS based server.
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How to Install CentOS 8 Desktop

HowToForge - Fri, 10/04/2019 - 12:26
CentOS 8 is a free and open-source Linux distribution and community version of RHEL 8. In this tutorial, we will show you step by step instructions on how to install CentOS 8.
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How to Install GlassFish with Nginx as a Reverse Proxy on Debian 10

HowToForge - Thu, 10/03/2019 - 10:19
GlassFish is a light-weight application server and supports different Java-based technologies like Enterprise JavaBeans, JPA, JavaServer Faces, JMS, and many more. In this tutorial, we will explain how to install GlassFish on Debian 10 with Nginx as a reverse proxy.
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How to Install and Secure Redis on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

HowToForge - Wed, 10/02/2019 - 10:31
Redis is an open-source, in-memory key/value store, used as a database, cache, and message broker. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install and configure Redis Server on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. We will first install the Redis Server, and then secure the installation to make it production-ready.
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How to Install WonderCMS with Nginx and Let's Encrypt on FreeBSD 12

HowToForge - Tue, 10/01/2019 - 11:37
WonderCMS is a free and open-source flat-file CMS, aimed to be extremely small, light and simple. It's built with PHP, jQuery, HTML/CSS. In this tutorial, we will go through the WonderCMS installation and setup on the FreeBSD 12 system by using Nginx as a web server, and optionally you can secure the transport layer by using Acme.sh client and Let's Encrypt certificate authority to add SSL support.
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How to Install FreeBSD 12.0 with ZFS Filesystem

HowToForge - Mon, 09/30/2019 - 11:49
In this tutorial, we will show you how to install the latest version of FreeBSD 12.0 on ZFS. We will use the BSDinstall, which automatically uses the entire disk for the FreeBSD system.
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