Installing MySql on Ubuntu 14.04

TBH, installing mysql does not need that much of work, but it will not work if you try to install it on a small VPS ( 512MB) so I will let you know what to do.

Creating Swap

To be able to use mysql on a small VPS you will need to create a swap for it, you are free to use the following script, which I have created.

Its not 100% perfect, but it worked

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Filed under: Linux, MySQL

Installing nginx (latest version) on Ubuntu 14.04

TBH installing it is simple, you have just need to :

  1. Adding the PPA for nginx in your Ubuntu system
  2. Install nginx

And thats it, now all you need is to configure the default site on nginx.

Filed under: Linux, Nginx

Installing php 5.6 on Ubuntu

TBH installing it is simple, you have just need to :

  1. Adding the PPA for PHP 5.6 in your Ubuntu system
  2. Install PHP 5.6

And thats it, you are now ready to use PHP 5.6 on your server.

Filed under: Code, Linux, PHP