Linux How Tos

Linux Tutorials, Guides and HowTos to help you get the most out of your Linux VPS hosting solution.


26th September, 2014 by

How to test for ShellShock vulnerability and Patch your system for Shell Shock on a linux VPS.


22nd July, 2014 by

How to kill multiple processes in Linux from the shell. Uses grep, awk and xargs. Use with caution!


27th June, 2014 by

How to configure Nginx and PHP-FPM to use sockets on Centos 6.5


13th June, 2014 by

How to install a LEMP stack on Centos 6.5 combining PHP 5.4 and MySQL 5.5


13th June, 2014 by

How to install a LEMP stack on Centos 6.5 combining PHP 5.4 and MySQL 5.6


4th June, 2014 by

  This article shows you how to easily add swap to CentOS using a file on it’s existing storage systems.   What is a swap file (swap patition)? When your CentOS server runs out of physical memory (or RAM) Linux has the ability to swap blocks (aka pages) of memory out to a swap area. […]


21st June, 2013 by

A simple how to install LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL and PHP) on Ubuntu tutorial.


9th May, 2013 by

ServerMule tutorial to help you install PostgreSQL on Centos.


9th May, 2013 by

ServerMule tutorial to install the latest version of MySQL on Centos.