Archive for February 2009

Setting up WordPress on Ubuntu Server — Step by Step

I wrote a tutorial on how to setup WordPress on Ubuntu Server back in 2007. While the setup steps have largely remained the same from version 6.10 to 8.04 (both are long term support LTS versions), I decided to create an other guide focusing on the setup processes with Ubuntu Server 8.04. Continue reading ‘Setting up WordPress on Ubuntu Server — Step by Step’ »

On The Origin of Linux

I stumbled upon this Linus video about the origin of Linux on YouTube the other day. I think this is such an excellent video that you should definitely take a look, whether you are a Linux fan or not and whatever your impression of Linus is (I think a lot of people only know him by a few quotes and not necessarily understand his philosophies.). Continue reading ‘On The Origin of Linux’ »

Simple WordPress Standby Server

I mentioned in one previous post on how to do a physical to VM backup using simple Linux command. The method works pretty well as long as the kernel versions are kept in sync. Continue reading ‘Simple WordPress Standby Server’ »

Parsing Apache Server Log for Unique IPs

I created this short Perl script to tally the number of unique IPs from the Apache server log. Continue reading ‘Parsing Apache Server Log for Unique IPs’ »