Servers

In this section I keep notes and write extended tutorials on things like configuring Nginx servers, serving Drupal. Upgrading Ubuntu, PHP-FPM, e.t.c. Apache, Jboss, Tomcat and other might pop in this section as well. Basically routine tasks and solved problems I'm facing everyday. 

How To update SPL Token Metadata

21 December, 2022 seen 87
It has been recently since I minted the first 10,000 tokens for TerraM coin on the Solana network. The launch has been very successful and the token is growing, so far we have been able to list it already on the Raydium pool, also tried to…

How To Create Custom Token on Solana Blockchain without Coding - Part 1

12 December, 2022 seen 60
It has been already several years since I have been originally thinking of launching a custom crypto token. For most of the time, I was thinking about issuing smart contracts on the Ethereum network. Probably a high price for minting on…

How to Install Drupal 9 with Nginx, PHP-FPM 8.1, MySQL, phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 22.04 - Linode Guide

9 December, 2022 seen 237
In this article, you will learn how to set up a webserver for serving Drupal websites running with Nginx, PHP-FPM 8.1, MySQL, and phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 22.04 For the following tutorial, I used very much the information from my previous…

How To Gain Access to Linode over Finnix SSH in Rescue Mode

1 December, 2022 seen 81
In this article, I will keep some notes on how I accessed an "inaccessible" Linode over SSH using Rescue mode. Brief background: More than 10 years ago (in 2012) I did set up a virtual server for XTRF translation management software, back…

How to Fix Apache Configuration Error AH00558: Could not reliably determine the server's fully qualified domain name

28 March, 2022 seen 660
Not the biggest Apache fan here, but today working on a server while setting up Apache as a reverse proxy for the JBoss application, after trying to restart the apache service I faced the following issue Apache Configuration Error AH00558…

How to Setup XTRF with Apache HTTP server as a reverse proxy and SSL from Let's Encrypt

11 March, 2022 seen 61
XTRF is a Polish translation management system available to install as SAAS or on your own server (both Windows and Linux). In today's article, I will keep notes on How to Setup XTRF with Apache HTTP server as a reverse proxy and SSL from…

How To Update to PHP 7.4 Ubuntu 16.04 Drupal 7 Nginx

17 June, 2021 seen 2,163
I was facing problems with some Drupal modules not being supported, before upgrading to PHP 7.4 version.   As I had running Ubuntu 16.04 server with Nginx and PHP 7.0 FPM on in I felt a bit afraid performing a live update and decided to…

How to Install Drupal with Nginx, PHP-FPM 7.4, MySQL, phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 20.04 - Linode Guide

13 June, 2020 seen 1,586
In this article, you will learn how to setup webserver for serving  Drupal  websites running with Nginx, PHP-FPM 7.4, MySQL and phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu 20.04 For the following tutorial, I used very much the information from my previous guide…

How To Swap / Transfer IP address with Linode VPS

29 May, 2020 seen 362
Recently I was rebuilding a compromised VPS on the Linode - this was a small web server serving some 3 established websites. It took me a few hours from A-Z  - launch a new Linode, install a new webserver on it, then transfer data from one…

How To HTTPS Secure Drupal 8 Running Nginx with Let's Encrypt on Ubuntu 18.04

15 May, 2020 seen 236
Let's Encrypt have done some very good job, providing SSL certificates that everyone can use absolutely for free. Encrypted HTTPS websites should be default in 2020. I have been implementing HTTPS secure websites for years. Until now I…