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How to Install ISPConfig 3 on Ubuntu 18.04

Tags: , , Date/Time: May 17, 2019 @ 9:18 am, by Rhyan Solomon

ISPConfig is arguably the most complete open source server administration control panel in existence. Developed by Till Brehm of projektfarm in 2005, it has stood the test of time and endured as the de facto favorite among serious self-hosters and hosting agencies alike. Not only does ISPConfig offer a full-featured control panel for managing multiple […]

Installing ISPConfig3 on CentOS 7… or Not

Welcome to another LowEndBox tutorial- sort of. What started out as a tutorial for installing ISPConfig 3 on CentOS 7 has taken a drastic turn. Instead of telling you about how you can install ISPConfig 3, we’re going to take a deeper dive into what went into this article and why we’re not writing an […]

Linux Blackhole Tutorial – Adding and Removing A Null Route

In the world of systems administration, having the commands to add or remove a blackhole / nullroute a host or problematic IP address can be very useful. So in this simple, yet useful tutorial, we’ll cover how to exactly go about doing this on nearly any type of Linux OS! How to add a blackhole […]

How​ ​to​ ​fix​ ​a​ ​MySQL​ ​Failed​ ​to​ ​Start​ ​error

Tags: , Date/Time: November 8, 2017 @ 9:40 am, by Matt Zelasko

It’s 2 AM, you’re up late working on your website, and you find that your MySQL database has gone offline. You log into your server to troubleshoot, and the following unpleasant error message appears in your SSH terminal: #​ ​service​ ​mysqld​ ​restart Stopping​ ​mysqld:​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ […]

Wanted: LEB Tutorial Suggestions

Tags: Date/Time: August 1, 2017 @ 4:53 pm, by Matt Zelasko

Hello all! As you may have noticed, we haven’t posted a tutorial in quite some time. As it turns out, finding good help is difficult. The good news is that we’ve found someone and he’s working on some new content that I’m sure some of you will find useful. I also wanted to quick open […]

How to Setup Apache Virtual Hosts on Ubuntu 16.04

Tags: , Date/Time: April 14, 2017 @ 3:57 pm, by Abdu ssamad mk

What is Apache Virtual Host Apache virtual host helps to run multiple websites on the same server. There are two types of virtual host configuration that apache supports IP-based virtual hosts Name-based virtual hosts IP based virtual host configuration is used to host multiple websites on different IP addresses on the same physical server. This […]

How to Install TeamSpeak 3 on your Ubuntu VPS

Tags: , Date/Time: November 15, 2016 @ 4:56 pm, by Jon Biloh

Today, we will go over the basics of how to install a TeamSpeak 3 server on your Ubuntu 16.04 VPS. Before you install TeamSpeak 3, it is recommended that you check your VPS provider’s terms and conditions just to make sure that your TeamSpeak 3 server doesn’t violate any rules. If you are looking for […]

How to Install LimeSurvey On Your VPS

Tags: , Date/Time: November 5, 2016 @ 4:51 pm, by Jon Biloh

LimeSurvey provides you with instant feedback from your users. When compared to services that sell survey services, hosting your own VPS to conduct online surveys could potentially save you some money. LimeSurvey is the leading free online survey app. In this article we will learn how to install LimeSurvey on an Ubuntu 16.04 VPS. Before […]

How to Rapidly Install Java, OpenJDK & Oracle JDK on your VPS

Tags: , Date/Time: December 14, 2015 @ 1:00 pm, by Maarten Kossen

Perhaps you’re using a Low End Box to host a game or some type of application that requires the Java Runtime Environment. Perhaps you’d like to use your VPS as a dev environment for your Java app? While the installation of Java on a Linux VPS is quite painless, it can be difficult to demystify […]

Start Selling Online: Install Magento using SSH

Tags: , Date/Time: November 24, 2015 @ 7:10 am, by SysAdmin

Black Friday and the shopping season are quickly descending upon us. Why not put your Low End Box to work for you? Installing the Magento Shopping Cart app using SSH is a painless install. Needless to say, installing Magento with SSH is one of the fastest ways to begin selling items online. About the Install […]

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