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How To Install Aegir and Use it to Deploy Drupal Sites on a Debian VPS

Introduction Aegir is huge hosting system for sites powered by Drupal many of which are based upon the Drush, Drupal (for Aegir core) and Drupal deployment tools.It becomes very easy to host, manage and deploy Drupal sites with Aegir. Upon deployment, a hosting system managed by web frontend possessing the capability of creating new sites or…

How To Setup a DavMail Exchange Gateway on a Debian 7 VPS

Introduction In case your school or workplace utilizes Microsoft Exchange for E-mail, then you may want access of your Exchange E-mail account from those E-mail clients who do not provide support to Exchange protocol. DavMail offers a solution byconverting Microsoft Exchange to open protocols like IMAP,POP, SMTP, Carddav, LDAP and Caldav. Installation A few additional dependencies…

How To Install and Setup Elgg on a Debian or Ubuntu VPS

Introduction An outstanding PHP engine, Elgg, can be utilized for operating your own well-developed social network. Great community support is provided through themes and plugins developed by user community and the official developers. Requirements Ubuntu 12.04 or Debian 7 Apache (with rewrite module) MySQL 5+ PHP 5.2+ (few modules are needed for supporting some features)…

How To Manually Install Oracle Java on a Debian or Ubuntu VPS

Introduction A programming technology, Java, was developed originally by Sun Microsystems and was acquired by Oracle later. Oracle Java is Java’s proprietary implementation that can be downloaded freely and utilized for commercial purpose, but not to be redistributed, hence it doesn’t find inclusion in a repository that is maintained officially. Multiple reasons are there for…

How to Install WordPress on Debian 7

Introduction   In this tutorial you will learn how to install WordPress on Debian 7. WordPress is a free and open source Content Management System, built on PHP and MySQL. It provides over 30,000 plugins for easy customization of appearance and functionality. WordPress is the most popular blogging platform, estimated to be running on 60…

How to Install Linux, Nginx, MySQL, PHP (LEMP) Stack on Debian 7

Introduction   LEMP is an open source software configuration used in web server and it stands for Linux, Nginx, MySQL, and PHP. This tutorial describes how to install LEMP stack on Debian 7. The only difference between LAMP and LEMP stack is the web server in which the stack runs. Since the server is already…

How to Install Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP (LAMP) stack on Debian

Introduction   LAMP is the most common configuration used in web server and it stands for Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. This tutorial describes how to install LAMP stack on Debian. The Linux part of the stack is already done as the virtual private server is up and running Debian. Here you will see the…

How to Install Git on Debian 7

Introduction   Git is a distributed revision control and source code management system released in 2005 and distributed under GNU General Public License v.2. Git handles large amounts of data and possesses tracking capabilities which are non-dependent on network access or central server. This tutorial will cover the installation of Git on Debian 7.  …