Installing LAMP Stack CentOS

Topics Apache PHP MySQL Further Documentation Overview A LAMP stack contains several components: Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. The Linux portion of the stack is taken care of when your new server is launched. Apache To install Apache, type sudo yum install httpd from a command prompt. You will then see a report showing the […]

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Installing LAMP Stack Ubuntu

Topics Overview Tutorial Additional Documentation Overview A LAMP stack contains several components: Linux, Apache, MySQL, and PHP. The Linux portion of the stack is taken care of when your new server is launched. Tutorial First, update the package index to the newest versions: sudo apt-get update Then, to install the base Apache, MySQL, and PHP […]

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Installing Packages CentOS

Tutorial There are a number of software packages maintained for compatibility with CentOS that can be easily installed on your pairCloud server via the “yum” command. Some common usages of that command are outlined at: http://www.centos.org/docs/5/html/5.1/Deployment_Guide/s1-yum-useful-commands.html To install a package on your CentOS pairCloud server, while logged in via ssh, run the following replacing PACKAGE […]

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Installing Packages Ubuntu

Overview There are a number of software packages maintained for compatibility with Ubuntu that can be easily installed on your pairCloud® server. The archive of packages can be viewed and searched at: http://packages.ubuntu.com/ One method for installing packages is via APT with the apt-get command. The full usage information for that can viewed at: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AptGet/Howto […]

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Upgrading Packages CentOS

Overview Under CentOS, installed packages can be updated to their most current version via the “yum” command using the “update” option for that. For instance, the following can be used replacing PACKAGE with the official name of the package to update: sudo yum update PACKAGE If there is a new version available, a report showing […]

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Upgrading Packages Ubuntu

Overview Under Ubuntu, installed packages can be updated to their newest version via apt-get, following the same process as if you were initially installing them. To update a package, first, make sure that the package index on the server is up to date by running: sudo apt-get update Next, the package itself can be upgraded […]

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Apache VirtualHost CentOS

Topics Tutorial Additional Documentation   Tutorial To host multiple sites on the same server, VirtualHost entries can be used in Apache to route the Web traffic to the proper files. In this tutorial, we’ll assume that the domain we are trying to add is named “example.com”. You’ll want to replace “example.com” with the name of […]

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Apache VirtualHost Ubuntu

Topics Tutorial Additional Documentation   Tutorial To host multiple sites on the same server, VirtualHost entries can be used in Apache to route the Web traffic to the proper files. In this tutorial, we’ll assume that the domain we are trying to add is named “example.com”. You’ll want to replace “example.com” with the name of […]

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