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18 posts are tagged "server"

Migrate Old Server to New

Situation Two virtual servers with command line ssh and sftp access, administered from my local machine. I want to migrate everything from one server to the other, without an additional stop on the local machine. The web site in question is located in a www subfolder of the home folder (sometimes al.....

Getting email off my web server with msmtp (and PHP)

Sometimes I want to get a message from my server, e.g. diagnostic stuff from services (SMART daemon, fail2ban), or if someone tries to contact me on my website, and I want it sent to one of my email addresses which is not maintained on that server. I used to use sSMTP for this, but it seems to stop .....

Time not synced

I noticed that my server's (Debian stable) datetime was way off. Years. Strange, because I was sure I had enabled systemd-timesyncd (but apparently never gave it a second thought after that). Looking at systemctl status systemd-timesyncd I found this cryptic message: ● systemd-timesyncd.service - Ne.....

Improve maintenance and performance of your CMS

Situation I am using PicoCMS1. It's not installed through the global package management: all its files, content & executables (except PHP itself) are located under a single directory. This is not ideal, but common practice; and it has the advantage that it makes maintenance easier. This article .....

Setup NFS Share on Debian

I did practically everything described here. However, for automating the whole process with fstab on both client & server, this provided important extra information, esp. about bind-mounting existing filesystems into a dedicated NFS folder, and also about /etc/fstab entries. That's it really; it.....

Pico CMS TagBlog Theme

Symlink to README.md of the repository of the tagblog theme (as seen in this blog), with screenshots and instructions. Warning: can be ahead of the official repo.

Updating PicoCMS with Composer

How it works composer is installed locally on the server (Debian oldstable) via apt. All I had to do is navigate to the folder including the PicoCMS installation execute composer update $ composer update Loading composer repositories with package information Updating dependencies (including requ.....