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[28 Apr 2009 | One Comment | 211 views]

Last week Ubuntu released Ubuntu 9.04 Jaunty Jackalope. This article will cover how to upgrade your server from Ubuntu 8.10 to Ubuntu 9.04.
1. Update your package list
# sudo aptitude update
2. Install the upgrade manager
# sudo aptitude install update-manager-core -y

Planet Ubuntu, Ubuntu Tutorials »

[5 Oct 2008 | 14 Comments | 37,253 views]

This tutorial will go over installing Squid using Webmin to configure it. We won’t be going over installing Webmin, so if you need help there is an excellent tutorial at HowtoForge. You’re going to want to install Squid first so that Webmin will automatically detect that you have Squid installed and install the correct modules. Don’t worry though, if you already have webmin installed, you can add the Squid module from the Webmin admin area.

Misc Tech Stuff, Planet Ubuntu, Ubuntu Tutorials »

[5 Oct 2008 | 29 Comments | 21,440 views]

I’m going to explain how to setup a lightweight Apache and MySQL to work on a smaller server such as SliceHost’s 256mb VPS. This will work on both Debian and Ubuntu servers. You are going to install Apache 2 and MySQL like you normally would. After you install it, we are going to edit the config files to better utilize your available memory. To do this you need to be logged in via SSH to your server.