Updated : Apr 03, 2018 in Apache

Installing the missing mcrypt module for PHP 7.2

Inroduction: Because of the module mcrypt for PHP neot being maintained since a bout 10 years the PHP team has decided to drop it from…

Updated : Jan 02, 2018 in Apache

Install CERTBOT in Ubuntu-16-04-xenial and Debian Stretch

Intro: Here is a 1-to-1 copy of the article on how to install certbot in Ubuntu 16.04 and Debian Stretch Ubuntu 16.04 HOWTO: Install On…

Updated : Jan 02, 2018 in Apache

Configuring Letsencrypt in ISPConfig 3.1

Intro: Since a while now the wonderful idea of creating the service Letsencrypt has made lots of admins happy. Here is how we can also…

Updated : Nov 29, 2017 in Apache

Verifying PHP syntax.

After an upgrade from php 5.6 to 7.0/7.1 many php scripts gave me trouble. So I looked for a way to test the php syntax…

Updated : Nov 09, 2017 in Apache

piwik: Could not open input file: ./console

Introduction: In order to know the location of the visits your website received before you started using Piwik with GeoIP you need to run a…

Updated : May 16, 2017 in Apache

Hardening the SSL security in Apache, Dovecot and Postfix

Introduction: After having gotten a report from OpenVAS that my SSL security level of the mail server were medium, I looked for ways to improve…

Updated : Jan 19, 2017 in Apache

Installing TeamPass in Debian Jessie

Introduction: TeamPass is a very good Web application which can store securely Passwords for single person or teams. Here are the steps I used to…

Updated : Dec 20, 2016 in Apache

Upgrading Apache2 from Debian Wheezy to Jessie

Introduction: As I tried to make a full distribution upgrade from Wheezy to Jessie the upgrade of Apache2 didn't go well at all: dpkg kept…

Updated : Oct 24, 2016 in Apache

Upgrading php from 5.4 to 5.6 in Debian Wheezy

In order to upgrade PHP from 5.4 to 5.6 we need to use the DOTDEB repositories by which many other packages will also be upgraded.…

Updated : Apr 26, 2016 in Apache

Activating SPDY in Apache 2.4 (Ubuntu 14.04)

SPDY is a new protocol created by Google and given to the Apache Foundation which allows faster Web traffic under SSL. Apache 2.4 is SPDY…