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. 

Installing ownCloud on Linode - Ubuntu 14.04

Some time ago I get an opportunity to familiarize with ownCloud, you can find out more about my first impressions with ownCloud server here.  Today I decided to create a simple tutorial were I have noted have one (perhaps...

OwnCloud - Answer to my Needs

A while ago (actually a very long time ago) I faced a need to develop a file storage server for some of my customer. This is what I wrote 6 months ago: My first idea is to buy cheap VPS from Digital Ocean, set up vsftpd, and...

Redirect non www to www - Apache .htaccess

It has been years since I last time used .htaccess file available in Apache. I'm using Ngnix servers for 99.9 of mine work. But today I had an opportunity to work on Apache environment, which uses .htaccess file. So in order to...

Ngnix Redirect To WWW

You already probably know that search engines (Google) see www as a separate domain. If you are not using 301 redirects you might get penalized for duplicate content. Anyway - the topic of this article is not an SEO lesson, but a...

How To Setup Ngnix Default Domain For Not Configured Domains or IP Address

Yesterday I wrote, a little bit about my problems with wrong indexed links in Google. Today I will provide a simple guide on  how to configure Ngnix to display 404 page for not configured domains and your servers IP address...

Problems with Ngnix default domain - solved

Today I stuck with weird problem - links from site I expected to be indexed on Google, was indexed but not from that domain. Links were indexed by IP and other domain names I ran on my VPS. Something went wrong, terribly wrong...