Icinga 2 and Icinga Web 2 on Debian 9 – LEMP preparation

So be sure to check out the documentation from the intro post,¬†especially the official documentation. Now we’ll be prepping our server for the Icinga 2 and Icinga 2 web installation. First and foremost, you need a fully functional LEMP stack. Check out the full series how to setup one here, here and here. It’s really…

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LEMP Stack on Debian – PHP 7.2

I absolutely love Debian. I’ve been working with CentOS before and although it has its benefits, I prefer Debian in many areas. That being said, I’m amazed by the default PHP version it comes with: version 7.2. The default version from the Debian repos is version 7.0, which is end of life security wise at…

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LEMP Stack on Debian – MySQL 5.7

So Debian comes standard with MariaDB that initially was marketed as a drop-in replacement for MySQL. So, why not run with that right?¬†Well, after a while developers came complaining that certain functions were not working. Long story short: they needed MySQL and not MariaDB. I did some reading about it and although MariaDB was originally…

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LEMP Stack on Debian – Nginx config

I want to to a quick recap on probably a couple of earlier posts about a somewhat ultimate LEMP config on Debian. Today the Nginx config. In this and the next few posts I’ll be setting up the webserver, MySQL 5.7 and PHP 7.2. These last two are not the Debian default so need some…

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Multiple sites on Debian 9 with LEMP

In the last post we’ve setup a basic LEMP configuration on Debian 9. Installing the software, fiddling with some settings and firing up the PHP test site. As said in that post, I now want to move 3 WordPress sites and a Nexcloud setup to this new server. The old setup is a CentOS 7…

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Debian 9 LEMP stack

Now that we’ve got our awesome Debian server running, one of the first things you’ll probably need / want, is the LEMP stack. You must have heard a lot about the LAMP stack: Linux Apache MySQL PHP. LEMP is a bit different but is in my opinion more current and often more desirable. LEMP stands…

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