Phabricator is free and open source set of tools that ease the process of building software and allows developers and companies to build better software. It includes tools for differential code review, repository hosting and browsing, monitoring tool, bug tracker, wiki and much more. Phabricator originally was developed as an internal tool at Facebook, but now it is under active development by hundreds of unique developers. In this tutorial we will install Phabricator on a Debian 9 VPS with Apache, PHP and MySQL server.
We will show you how to set up Apache with HTTP/2 support on Debian 9. HTTP/2 is a major revision of the HTTP network protocol. It is derived from the experimental SPDY protocol developed by Google. The primary goal of HTTP/2 is to reduce the latency, minimize the protocol overhead and add support for request prioritization. This makes the web applications to load much faster.High level syntax like status codes, methods, headers fields, URIs etc. are the same as the earlier version of HTTP except there is a difference on how the data is framed and transported between the client and the server.
Buildbot is a continuous integration framework written in Python which automates the test, build and release software cycles. It is built using the Twisted networking engine, supports parallel execution of jobs across multiple platforms and runs on all major operating systems. The Buildbot installation can have one or more masters and multiple workers. In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Buildbot master and worker on Debian 9. (more…)
In this tutorial, we will show you how to change your hostname on a Debian operating system. Changing the hostname of your Debian server is a very easy task and if you carefully follow the instructions provided in this tutorial it will take you no longer than 5 minutes to do it.
We’ll show you how to install Observium on a Debian 9 server. Observium is a network monitoring software written in PHP. It is a cross-platform application and supports all popular operating systems, but this tutorial was written for Debian 9 OS. At the time of writing this tutorial, the latest stable version of Observium is 17.9, and it requires:
In today’s tutorial, we will show you how to install and Cacti on a Debian 9 server. Cacti is an open-source, web-based network graphing solution written in PHP and build on top of the industry-standard data logging tool RRDtool. Cacti stores all of the necessary information in a MySQL database and allows a user to poll services at predetermined intervals and graph the resulting data using RRDtool. This guide should work on other Linux VPS systems as well, but was tested and written for a Debian 9 VPS.
In this guide, we will walk you through the basic installation process of WordPress on a Debian 9 VPS with Nginx, MariaDB and PHP 7.1. WordPress is the most popular CMS in the world with unlimited customization options. This should work on other Linux VPS systems as well but was tested and written for Debian 9.