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Things I learned about Vi(m)

Written on March 9, 2017 at 18:06, by

Here’s my personal documentation on Vi(m) in case I forget how I did it. Hope it helps someone. Running Debian Jessie and I want: – to make Vim the systemwide default editor; – to have syntax highlighting; – a nice colour scheme. For the colour scheme and syntax highlighting we need to install some additional […]

Upgrading Roundcube from the Debian repositories to the current version

Written on November 9, 2016 at 15:05, by

Debian 8 in its repository holds version 1.1.5 of Roundcube. That is fine because that’s a stable version and it’s working without mentionable issues. However I wanted to install the current version (1.2.2) because it has a number of features I like. During installation I followed Roundcube’s own howto. Basically I will just install the […]

ASSP on Debian 8/Ubuntu 16.04

Written on October 9, 2016 at 18:23, by

How to install ASSP on Debian 8 “Jessie”.

Install GNU social on Debian 8

Written on May 6, 2016 at 13:26, by

GNU social is an open source social media platform. Users on your own server can follow users on other servers and vice versa, essentially making it a distributed social media platform. It doesn’t do a whole lot but what it does it does well. I’m installing on Debian 8. Install Debian with the web server […]

Install the latest version of SABnzbd for multiple users on Debian 8

Written on April 29, 2016 at 21:48, by

How to install the latest version of SABnzbd on your Debian 8 server for multiple users.

Installing a mailserver on Debian 8 – Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube

Written on April 2, 2016 at 20:15, by

How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ the howto that actually works ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: Spam filtering: […]

Installing a mailserver on Debian 8 – Part 8: Quota, rules, aliases and other settings

Written on March 31, 2016 at 16:05, by

How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ This is the howto that actually works. ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: […]

Installing a mailserver on Debian 8 – Part 6: Spamfiltering: SpamAssassin

Written on March 31, 2016 at 15:37, by

How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ the howto that actually works ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: Spam filtering: […]

Installing a mailserver on Debian 8 – Part 11: Sources, config files, colouring and comments

Written on March 31, 2016 at 10:45, by

How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ the howto that actually works ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: Spam filtering: […]

Installing a mailserver on Debian 8 – Part 10: Security: counter brute-force attacks with Fail2ban

Written on March 31, 2016 at 09:36, by

How to install a complete mailserver on Debian 8, featuring Postfix, Dovecot, MySQL, Spamassassin, ClamAV, Roundcube and Fail2ban. ~ the howto that actually works ~ Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Preparations: Apache, Let’s Encrypt, MySQL and phpMyAdmin Part 3: MTA: Postfix Part 4: IMAP server: Dovecot Part 5: Web interface: Roundcube Part 6: Spam filtering: […]