How to Install Vanilla Forums on Debian 9

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Vanilla Forums on a Debian 9 server or VPS.

Vanilla Forums is a modern, lightweight, and open-source forum software written in PHP. Vanilla Forums has many features, settings, and areas that can be customized. The flexibility and free nature of Vanilla Forums (plus its modern design and feature set) makes it an attractive choice for anyone looking to start their own forum to talk to people on. Installing Vanilla Forums on Debian 9 is an easy task if you follow the steps below carefully. Let’s begin with the installation.
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How to Install SOPlanning on Debian 9

In this article, we will show you how to install SOPlanning on a Debian 9 server.

SOPlanning is an open-source and free-to-use online planning tool that is designed to organize tasks and projects easily and efficiently. SOPlanning provides users with many features, such as built-in PDF export, email notifications, .XLS or .CSV export, synchronization with Google Calendar and Outlook, and lots more.

Since SOPlanning is an open source software, we can make modifications, change colors, customize the company logo etc. This application is commonly used in IT Project Management, Industrial Production, Material Reservation, Online booking systems and more.

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How to Install Apache Kafka on Debian 9

In this guide, we will show you how to install Apache Kafka on a Debian 9 VPS.

Apache Kafka is a free and open-source distributed streaming software platform that lets you publish and subscribe to streams of records and store streams of records in a fault-tolerant and durable manner. Apache Kafka is written in Scala and Java. Used in thousands of companies across the world, Apache Kafka provides anyone with the ability to create streaming and stream processing applications that can read and store data in real time. This has a variety of use cases – anything from logging, to messaging, to processing almost any sort of data stream you could imagine. Let’s get started with the installation.

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How to Install Kanboard on Debian 9

In this tutorial, we will show you how to install Kanboard on a Debian 9 Server.

Kanboard is a Project Management Software utilizing the Kanban methodology. Kanboard helps teams visualize their workflow by showing projects and tasks in an easy-to-understand format. This helps teams collaborate more efficiently and complete their projects on time and with as little conflict as possible. We can also use Kanboard to manage multiple projects simultaneously. We can easily move the project or task status by simply dragging and dropping the task into its respective column, each of which represents a stage in the project’s completion. Kanboard supports plugins as well as full integration with external services.

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How to Add a User to Sudo Group on Debian 9

In this article, we will show you how to add a user to the sudo group in Debian 9.

Every time you install a fresh new operating system, a user named root is being created automatically. This user is extremely powerful and even dangerous because it has a complete access to the server. Typically, the root user is only used for administrative tasks, as there are no restrictions present like they are for any other user.

Note that Linux does not have an “undo” command. In order to reduce the risk of irreversible damage to the system, we can create a user who will not have privileges to execute commands that can affect the server. However, having administrative access may still be appropriate for everyday tasks – sometimes we need the power to execute some command as an administrative user. This benefit can be utilized using the sudo command. However, to use the sudo command, the user is required to be present in the sudo group. Let’s get started with the tutorial. This should work in Debian 10 as well as other future versions of Debian, as these commands usually only have small variations over time.

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How to Install Phabricator on Debian 9

How to Install Phabricator on Debian 9

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.

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How To Set Up Apache with HTTP/2 Support on Debian 9

How To Set Up Apache with HTTP/2 Support on Debian 9

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.

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How to install Buildbot on Debian 9

How to install Buildbot on Debian 9

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…)

How To Change Your Hostname on Debian

How To Change Your Hostname on Debian

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.

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How to Install and Configure Observium on Debian 9

How to Install and Configure Observium on Debian 9

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:

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