How To Set Up MySQL Database Replication With SSL Encryption On Debian Lenny

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This tutorial describes how to set up database replication in MySQL using an SSL connection for encryption (to make it impossible for hackers to sniff out passwords and data transferred between the master and slave). MySQL replication allows you to have an exact copy of a database from a master server on another server (slave), and all updates to the database on the master server are immediately replicated...

How To Automatically Add A Disclaimer To Outgoing Emails With alterMIME (Postfix On Debian Lenny)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This tutorial shows how to install and use alterMIME. alterMIME is a tool that can automatically add a disclaimer to emails. In this article I will explain how to install it as a Postfix filter on Debian Lenny. I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Preliminary Note I’m assuming that Postfix is already installed and fully functional – I will not explain how to set...

How To Integrate ClamAV (Through mod_clamav) Into ProFTPd For Virus Scanning On Debian Lenny

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This tutorial explains how you can integrate ClamAV into ProFTPd for virus scanning on a Debian Lenny system. This is achieved through mod_clamav. In the end, whenever a file gets uploaded through ProFTPd, ClamAV will check the file and delete it if it is malware. I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Preliminary Note You should have a working ProFTPd setup on your Debian Lenny...

How To Configure PureFTPd To Accept TLS Sessions On Debian Lenny

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
FTP is a very insecure protocol because all passwords and all data are transferred in clear text. By using TLS, the whole communication can be encrypted, thus making FTP much more secure. This article explains how to configure PureFTPd to accept TLS sessions on a Debian Lenny server. I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Preliminary Note You should have a working PureFTPd setup...

How To Install OpenQRM 4.7 With LXC Containers In Debian Squeeze/Lenny: Step By Step

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This is a tutorial for installing OpenQRM 4.7 with LXC containers in Debian Lenny which can further be used for installing ISPConfig3 at the container level. OpenQRM 4.7 (http://www.openqrm.com) was released on September 30, 2010 with LXC support. Wonderful product. Videos of this enterprise grade datacenter management framework are available at http://openqrm.com/?q=node/183. I hope that this information...

How To Make An Ubuntu 10.10 Desktop Resemble A Mac (With Elementary, Docky & Gloobus-Preview)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This article shows how you can change the appearance of your Ubuntu 10.10 desktop so that it resembles a Mac. This can be achieved with the help of Elementary, Docky, and Gloobus-Preview. Elementary is a project that provides a popular icon set and GTK theme; Docky is an interactive dock (like the one you know from a Mac) that provides easy access to some of the files, folders, and applications on...

How To Upgrade Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) To 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) (Desktop & Server)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
Yesterday the new Ubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) was released. This guide shows how you can upgrade your Ubuntu 10.04 desktop and server installations to Ubuntu 10.10. This document comes without warranty of any kind! I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Desktop Start the Update Manager (System > Administration > Update Manager): (JavaScript must be enabled in your...

How To Upgrade Kubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx) To 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
The new Kubuntu 10.10 (Maverick Meerkat) has just been released. This guide shows how you can upgrade your Kubuntu 10.04 desktop installation to Kubuntu 10.10. This document comes without warranty of any kind! I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Upgrade Go to Applications > System… (JavaScript must be enabled in your browser to view the large image as an image overlay.) …...

How To Install Latest Intel Driver 2.12 On Ubuntu 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
After a long time waiting the most interesting update of the Intel drivers for linux is now a fact. We can now have this great hardware acceleration for playing h.264 video. Or in other words we now have Hardware acceleration for HD content with our Intel video cards. As an owner of U400-138 with Intel 4500 MHD I have been waiting for this over a year but now I can play 720p without an issue. And...

How To Make An Ubuntu 10.04 Desktop Resemble A Mac (With Elementary, Docky & Gloobus-Preview)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This article shows how you can change the appearance of your Ubuntu 10.04 desktop so that it resembles a Mac. This can be achieved with the help of Elementary, Docky, and Gloobus-Preview. Elementary is a project that provides a popular icon set and GTK theme; Docky is an interactive dock (like the one you know from a Mac) that provides easy access to some of the files, folders, and applications on...

How To Install Alfresco Community 3.3 On Ubuntu Server 10.04 (Lucid Lynx)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This guide explains how to install Alfresco Community 3.3 on Ubuntu Server 10.04 (Lucid Lynx). From Alfresco wiki: Alfresco is the Open Source Alternative for Enterprise Content Management (ECM), providing Document Management, Collaboration, Records Management, Knowledge Management, Web Content Management and Imaging. 1. Installing Ubuntu Server 10.04 You’ll need a fresh installation of Ubuntu...

How To Set Up WebDAV With MySQL Authentication On Apache2 (Ubuntu 9.10)

November 9th, 2010 by jennyamy 
This guide explains how to set up WebDAV with MySQL authentication (using mod_auth_mysql) on Apache2 on an Ubuntu 9.10 server. WebDAV stands for Web-based Distributed Authoring and Versioning and is a set of extensions to the HTTP protocol that allow users to directly edit files on the Apache server so that they do not need to be downloaded/uploaded via FTP. Of course, WebDAV can also be used to upload...