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Tagged #linux

Reverse Proxy Caching Example - Nginx

My First 5 Minutes On A Server; Or, Essential Security for Linux Servers

rubytune — rails devops/sysadmin cheat sheet


Scalable distributed monitoring system for high-performance computing systems such as clusters

Ruby on Rails with Nginx on CentOS 5 on Linode

Server Setup (setting up Ubuntu on a Linode instance)

Installing Varnish with nginx, Passenger, and Monit on Ubuntu 8.10 intrepid

Install a HTTP accelerator for full caching with Rails on Passenger.

RubyWorks Production Stack

RubyWorks production stack is a collection of open-source software required to host a RubyOnRails application on Linux servers.

Wackamole: use your resources

Manage multiple VIPs and balance across them


Unix system management and monitoring. Is used by some Railsers to restart naughty Mongrels


Multi-protocol IM client for Windows and *nix

BouncyCastle openPGP and ColdFusion

A guide to setting up PGP with CF using Bouncy Castle. Pure Java - doesn’t need Windows

Bytemark Hosting

Affordable UK Linux hosting - VM from £15pm

Useful Shell Shortcuts | Ruby on Rails for Newbies

Asterisk at Home or Asterisk at Work in 30 MINUTES :: AsteriskNOW |

Open source IP PBX (VOIP) GUI and Linux distro built on Asterisk

chosaq » 14 days of Ubuntu

Some useful hints and tips

Essentials, 2006 edition [dive into mark]

Ubuntu/Linux must-haves

Xara to be open sourced (Linux)

Free Linux version now; Mac and Windows versions to come. Good work Computer Concepts!

Inlab: Balance

Simple but powerful generic tcp proxy with round robin load balancing and failover mechanisms

Real Lessons for Rails Deployment