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Linux Start / Stop / Restart Apache Server

by lifeLinux on December 30, 2011

I’m using Apache server in CentOS / RHEL / Debian / Ubuntu and I’d like to start, stop or restart my apache server after making some changes to configuration settings. How do I start/stop/restart apache server ?


How to Install Varnish 3 On CentOS

by lifeLinux on November 3, 2011

Varnish is an HTTP accelerator designed for content-heavy dynamic web sites. In contrast to other HTTP accelerators, such as Squid, which began life as a client-side cache, or Apache and nginx, which are primarily origin servers, Varnish was designed from the ground up as an HTTP accelerator.


How To Install Nginx And PHP (PHP-FPM) On CentOS 6

by lifeLinux on September 15, 2011

In this article, I’ll go over the steps of how to install Nginx and PHP (PHP-FPM) working together on CentOS 6. To start I used clean version of CentOS 6.


Installing Apache With Worker MPM And PHP-FastCGI

by lifeLinux on August 28, 2011

The worker MPM uses multiple child processes with many threads each. Each thread handles one connection at a time. Worker generally is a good choice for high-traffic servers because it has a smaller memory footprint than the prefork MPM. This guide provides the process of switching from Apache’s default installation of MPM Prefork to that […]


Nginx 413 Request Entity Too Large

by lifeLinux on August 26, 2011

I’m currently running web server using Nginx. And when i try to upload file more than 1M, i got Nginx error 403: Request entity too large. How do I fix this problem and allow file upload upto 2MB in size?


How To Setup A LAMP Server On Centos 6.0

by lifeLinux on August 26, 2011

LAMP is essentially a server that runs Linux, Apache, MySQL and Php/Perl and is more commonly known as a LAMP server. This guide provides step-by-step instructions for installing a full-featured LAMP server on a CentOS 6 .0


How To Optimize Nginx For Maximum Performance

by lifeLinux on August 25, 2011

Nginx is an open-source Web Server. It is a high-performance HTTP server that uses very low server resources, is reliable and integrates beautifully with Linux. In this article, I’ll talk about optimizing your nginx server for maximum performance.