Articles tagged with #server




How to install java 7 on debian

HOW TO INSTALL JAVA 7 ON DEBIAN 7 Debian is my distro of choice for servers, but due to licencing issues it cannot provide Oracle Java 7+ in the repos. Personally Oracle needs to undo their restrictive licensing on a VERY popular language. Need to add an older repository that …



Depends: libssl0.9.8 (>= 0.9.8m-1) but it is not installable

I was setting up a webserver on Debian 7 but ran in to a dependency issue for nginx. It said I needed libssl0.9.8. Well I had libssl1.0.x which left me wondering was it in compatible. Yes it is. I needed to download the deb and install …



Why I don't use AppFog

Simple no persistant storage. Starting up, setting up, etc are all great, but without persistance storage I'm forced to use S3 or the like. If I'm doing a very simple app or a WordPress install it's not worth the effort. Does AppFog have a persistent file system? Not yet. We're …