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Set Up Unmanaged VPS (4 Newbies) – Part 8: PHP5, MySQL and Xcache (for Platforms like WordPress)

xcache server caching

Bolt on PHP5 for server-side web applications, Xcache to speed things up and MySQL to handle our databases. And tweak that lot for optimum performance of platforms from WordPress to Drupal.

From the first seven tutorials in the series Set Up Unmanaged VPS (4 Newbies), this Linux box is now quite the tough guy, easier to connect to and use, ...

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Set Up Unmanaged VPS (4 Newbies) – Part 6: Harden the Secure Shell (SSH) & Create a Firewall

ssh configuration file image

Having set up our local-to-remote connection and tunnelled it, in this tutorial we'll add a final, cast-iron layer of security, so there.

If you're following this series, you probably just want to get on and set up the web server, add the sites and host away. Sure, understandable.

But just like you don't build a house on sand, you can't set up a solid Linux server without laying ...

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jQuery Birthday, 1.3 Born, OpenSource Lives On

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Cruising about, looking for some material about javascript for a post I'm writing, and I find this post at Ajaxian.

Happy Birthday jQuery! v1.3 is Released

Well, maybe it's nearly Friday, I just cashed a nice check and had a cute glass of whiskey, but I wanted to show my appreciation for jQuery, John Resig's supercool javascript library, which turns 3 ...

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