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LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 2: Configuring the Nodes

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 6, 2021 @ 11:32 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we setup Debian and install software on the nodes. How to Setup a Highly Available WordPress Site From Scratch, Part 2 Part […]

LowEndBoxTV: WHMCS Alternatives

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: May 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm, by raindog308

If you’re a WHMCS owned license user, we feel your pain! First WHMCS stopped selling owned licenses, then they stopped allowing transfers, then the cut off support altogether while raising monthly prices. If you’re looking for an alternative, watch this video! Related LowEndBox posts: WHMCS Kneecaps Owned Licenses: No More Support WHMCS Alternatives  

LowEndBoxTV: Building a Highly Available WordPress Site, Part 1

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 5, 2021 @ 5:00 pm, by raindog308

In this series, we take you from bare-metal to a highly-available WordPress site, load-balanced over two nodes and resistant to VPS failures using MariaDB multi-master replication, DRBD, and round-robin DNS. In this episode, we discuss the design and architecture of this solution. This video was based on our earlier tutorial series. As we launch our […]

LowEndBoxTV: Working with BuyVM Slabs

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 3, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

Budget hosting provider BuyVM offers block storage disks called “slabs”. In this video, we walk you through provisioning and setting up these flexible, movable disks, using both Stallion (BuyVM’s control panel) and the Linux command line, using a generic Debian VM. We’ll also setup the “slab” to mount automatically at boot time. Normally you find […]

LowEndBoxTV: How to Find That File You Lost in Linux

Tags: , , , , , Date/Time: May 2, 2021 @ 12:00 am, by raindog308

I was editing it just a minute ago… Ever lose something on a filesystem? It can be tricky to move around directories tryin to find it. In this video, we shown you two ways to quickly find any file on Linux, as well as ways to search for files by criteria such as size, age, […]

LowEndBoxTV: Create Your Own Self-Hosted Disposable Webmail with Inbucket

Tags: , , , , , , Date/Time: May 1, 2021 @ 9:14 pm, by raindog308

Services like Mailinator allow anyone to setup disposable webmail accounts for easy filtering of disposable emails. If you are hesitant to give your email to web sites or organizations because you know they’re going to sign you up for mailing lists, this approach allows you an unlimited number of instantly-generated emails to preserve your sanity. […]

LowEndBoxTV: Ranking the VPS Operating System Choices into Tiers!

Which Linux distros and operating systems we use on our cheap VPSes are Legend, which are Hipster Only, and which are Get Outta Here? We sort Alma, Alpine, Arch, CentOS (classic and stream), Debian, Fedora, FreeBSD, Gentoo, NetBSD, Oracle Linux, OpenBSD, Red Flag Linux, RedHat, Slackware, SuSE, and Ubuntu into categories. Is it scientific?  No. […]

LowEndBoxTV: Weekend Update for May 1, 2021

Free VPS, Cheap VPS, and Ryzen VPS, plus interviews with DirectAdmin and OnApp, plus our Industry Roundtable on ipv4 exhaustion, plus…whew, it was quite a week! This video is our weekly update of everything that happened on LowEndBox over the last week.  Since this is the first one, we’re actually going back two weeks.  We’re […]

Announcing LowEndBoxTV: The Official LowEndBox/LowEndTalk YouTube Channel!

LowEndBox is pleased to announce the launch of LowEndBoxTV, the official YouTube channel of LowEndBox and LowEndTalk! This channel will feature technical tutorials news and updates from the world of hosting programs highlighting offers on our sites commentary on the hosting industry We’ve got a ton of great content coming up in May, including several […]