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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Debian DirectAdmin installation – Custom httpd code II

This is awesome. With part two of the DirectAdmin custom httpd code, we’ve reached the end of the DirectAdmin series. When you’ve followed it, I’m pretty confident you have a solid DA configuration. To conclude, we’ve covered the intro, quotas, software installation, firewall, AppArmor, firewall followup, SSL, SSL for WebApps, the control panel, Exim, SpamAssassin…

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Nginx force SSL and non-www

Originally I started out with Apache and Nginx was getting used to. Now I can’t imagine working without it anymore. It’s awesome and feels blazing fast. The syntax for me had a learning curve and some stuff just felt a bit off. But then there is some pretty good documentation and sometimes you just need…

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Install SSL certificate in Nginx

Now that I’m getting a good grasp on Apache I’m being forced to get familiar with it’s nemesis Nginx as well. Don’t get me wrong: I don’t mind it at all, I’ve heard it is blazing fast in comparison with Apache, but it is another world entirely. That being said, I have to install a…

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