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Why and How to Buy a Linux VPS With Bitcoin?

When you buy a Linux VPS with Bitcoin, you are getting a private virtual server with dedicated resources like CPU, RAM and network bandwidth. By combining the security and performance of VPS with the privacy and convenience of Bitcoin payments, users have more control over their data. Crypto currencies offer numerous advantages when it comes […]

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Debugging of ISPConfig 3 server actions in case of a failure

The following article describes the steps that need to be taken to debug ISPConfig 3 server scripts. This procedure applies to all ISPConfig 3 versions incl. ISPConfig 3.1 and ISPConfig 3.2. Enable the debug Loglevel in ISPConfig Login to the ISPConfig interface and set the log level to Debug under System > System > Server

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Get the name of the newest file in a directory on the linux shell

If you have a directory with many files (a few thousand in my case) and need to know which one is the newest, then the following command might be useful. It returns the name and details of the newest file in a directory where it is executed: ls -tl | sed -n 2p The post

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Reduce CPU and Disk load of backup scripts with nice and ionice

Running a nightly backup script on a server system, such as a web hosting server, can result in a heavy load and longer latency for other processes, for example, HTML or .php pages load slowly during the backup because the backup script requires too many I/O or CPU resources. On Linux systems, two shell utilities

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How to add PHP support for jailed SSH users in ISPConfig 3

Jailkit is an easy-to-use tool to create and maintain jail environments for shell users on Linux. In this guide, I will show you how to move PHP and its dependencies into the jail so that the jailed user can execute PHP scripts inside the jail on an ISPConfig server. Edit the jailkit .ini file and

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How to clear Bash history on Linux

The bash history is a log file that contains all commands that the user executed on the Linux shell. When you use the “arrow up” key on our keyboard, then Bash will look up the previous command from that file and display it on the screen, ready to be executed again. Bash history file location The

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Installing docker with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Mint 17 and CentOS 7

Installing docker with Ubuntu 16.04 LTS, Mint 17 and CentOS 7 A brief introduction to virtualization Today we will learn installing docker with Ubuntu, mint and CentOS 7 Linux,  Before the evolution of the concept of virtualization, to run one application one dedicated server was required,  if you wanted to  run 20 application like mail

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Installing Virtualmin

What is Virtualmin? Virtualmin is a powerful and flexible web hosting control panel for Linux and BSD systems. Available in an Open Source community-supported version, and a more feature-filled version with premium support, Virtualmin is the cost-effective and comprehensive solution to virtual web hosting management. Requirements Any of the below OSes and architectures: Debian 7,

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Choosing a Dedicated Server Operating System

RAD WEB HOSTING offers over 20 operating systems for dedicated servers. Choosing the appropriate operating system is STEP ONE in ensuring a quality experience with your dedicated server. What Operating Systems Are Available? You can view the full list of currently available operating systems (last edit: 12/26/2019) here: CentOS 6 – 32 bit CentOS 6

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