How To Create Back-Up Of VPS Server

In creating a back-up of a VPS server, there are three things you must take care of: (i) All the files must be backed up; (ii) The MySql database should be backed up; (iii) A copy of the data base should be either downloaded onto your computer and/or transferred to another VPS so that if

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Create a phpinfo file

A php info file is one that gives you a wealth of information on your installation. To create the file, open notepad and enter the following code in it. Save the file as phpinfo.php and upload it to the root of your site so that it is accessible through the browser. Access the phpinfo.php file

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Set Up A WordPress VPS With Centos & Apache

Lets learn how to set up a VPS with Apache & PHP & install WordPress in it. (i) Choose Centos 6 32 bit as your operating system (OS) from your VPS’ control panel; (ii) Update Centos with the command yum update (iii) Install apache with the command yum install httpd (if you run into a

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Create MySQL database with SSH command

MySQL databases can be created either through phpmyadmin or through the SSH command line Lets see how to create a MySQL database with SSH command (i) First log in to mysql with your user name (change if not root). You will be prompted for a password. mysql -u root -p (ii) create the database with

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Secure & Harden Centos VPS Server (Install APF Firewall)

Install APF (Advanced Firewall Policy) APF also works with iptables so you must make sure iptables is installed You can check the status of iptables with the command service iptables status and install it with the command yum install iptables* -y Now you can download & install APF wget http://www.rfxn.com/downloads/apf-current.tar.gztar -zxf apf-current.tar.gzcd apf-9*./install.sh Open the

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