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How To Install MongoDB on Linux

…SSH. After you have successfully logged in, like the above steps for CentOS, you’ll want to add the repository to the package manager. To do this, it’ll require an additional step. Start by running this command here: sudo apt-key adv –keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80 –recv 2930ADAE8CAF5059EE73BB4B58712A2291FA4AD5 The package manager that we will be using to install MongoDB, apt , requires that packages are signed with GPG keys. That command imports the MongoDB public GPG key for us to use. Now you’ll want to add the repository for MongoDB to the package manager. This will usually depend on the version of Debian that you…

How to View Running Processes in Virtualmin

Linux is an open source kernel that is used in many different Unix like Operating systems, such as CentOS, Ubuntu and OpenElec – just to name a few. Virtualmin is a free and open source control panel that can run on top of or rather in tandem with Linux on a server to help you manage the functionality of the server and any websites associated with that server. Like with any operating system you can list currently running processes in Linux, however on a Linux server this typically requires utilizing the Linux shell (command line) unless you have a control…

Setting Up The Hostwinds VPN On Linux

…VPN on Linux by performing the following steps: Download and install the network-manager-openvpn-gnome (or its equivalent if you’re using something other than Network Manager) using a package manager (Debian, Ubuntu, etc) Unzip the TBLK file somewhere Go to your notification area Click the Network Manager icon Choose VPN Connections > Configure VPN In the window that comes up, click Import on the right Select the Hostwinds-VPN.ovpn from where you unzipped the TBLK file Input your login credentials that were emailed to you – You can also choose whether to connect automatically and whether the VPN is available to other users…

Installing WordPress using Softaculous

…database name that it assigns unless you’re comfortable with databases and have already set one up that you want to use Don’t use admin for your username to login for security reasons Generate a strong admin password and store this in a safe place Enable the installation of the Limit Login Attempts plugin By default, your installation of WordPress will upgrade automatically You may also choose to auto upgrade themes and features, although this is not enabled by default in the Advanced Options area Helpful Related Articles Installing WordPress On Centos-WebPanel Installing WordPress On Ubuntu 16.04 CPanel And WHM Overview…

The difference between cURL and wget (Linux)

…a little different. wget www.example.com As you can see, wget will actually download the file. It tries to save it as index.html, rather than displaying it directly to your screen. Related Articles cPanel Web Disk Configuration in WHM Install LAMP Stack Manually (Ubuntu) What is the Difference Between Domain Hosting and Web Hosting? Common Reasons A Website Is Not Loading How to Add a Navigation Bar to Your Website WHM Restart Service: Mail Server (Exim) What Do I Do If I Get Hacked? Creating A Load Balancer How To Use WHMCS Support Tickets How to make your website Mobile Friendly…

How to Install Virtualmin (CentOS 7)

…guide. Although this guide is written strictly for CentOS 7, Virtualmin offers an automated installation script for the following distros: CentOS/RHEL/Scientific Linux 7 on x86_64 CentOS/RHEL/Scientific Linux 5 and 6 on i386 or x86_64 Debian 6, 7, and 8 on i386 or amd64 Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, 14.04 LTS, and 16.04 LTS on i386 or amd64 (non-LTS releases are not supported) The following steps can be utilized to install Virtualmin in a CentOS 7 (RHEL 7) environment on a fresh OS installation. Ensure your server is up to date yum update -y Download the Virtualmin installer script using wget wget http://software.virtualmin.com/gpl/scripts/install.sh…

How to Change Your Hostname In Linux

The hostname is a feature with Linux operating systems that allows identification of a server. This can be used to easily determine the difference between two servers. Aside from personal identification of the server, the hostname is used with most network processes and other applications may rely on this as well. For example, cPanel / WHM uses the hostname for internal processes. Display Current Hostname Step One: Log into your server via SSH Step Two: Type in the following command and hit Enter on your keyboard hostname How To Change Your Hostname In CentOS 7 and Debian 9 and Ubuntu

Common Linux Commands

Linux is an open source operating system that has been available since the mid 1990’s and powers multiple devices from home appliances to smartphones. Linux is comprised of various different distributions such as Ubuntu, CentOS and Linux Mint. Each distro has it’s own take on the desktop and overall user environment for home PC use, however when utilizing Linux for a server you’ll primarily utilize the terminal or shell interface. Like all operating systems Linux has a plethora of different commands that can be utilized from within the shell or terminal interface. In this article we will list off some…

Mounting Restic Backups to a Linux Server

With Linux (unfortunately, this feature is not available for Windows) you can mount your restic repo to a location of your choice, to navigate ALL of your snapshots in a directory tree. As with any interaction with Restic, you must first initialize the repo to perform actions within restic, to do so follow this guide. You may need to install fuse if it is not installed already, to do so run the following comands – CentOS yum install fuse Ubuntu apt-get install fuse Fedora yum install fuse Debian apt-get install fuse To mount your restic repo, simply create a mount…

Installing a GUI on CentOS

…your VPS (via SSH or GetVNC) It is recommended to run yum upgrade before proceeding, to make sure you have the latest version of all packages. yum upgrade First, install the Xwindows server and system yum groupinstall “X Window system” Then Xfce itself yum groupinstall xfce Edit ~/.xinitrc to end with ‘exec startxfce4’ echo “exec startxfce4” >> ~/.xinitrc You can now set up the remote access method of your choice or use Actions -> Get VNC from Cloud Control, log in, and run ‘startx’. Related Articles Install a GUI on Debian / Ubuntu How To Install a GUI On Fedora…