Author: mikho

Owner of this site, swedish with a interest in educate both myself and others.

Backup your files to dropbox using BASH

Download the dropbox-uploader script by Andrea Fabrizi from github as root

make it executable and run it

when executed for the first time you will be prompted with some some instructions to be able to upload/download to your…

Introduction to Minstall

One of my favourite quickstart scripts is Minstall, a helpful script to use on your freshly installed VPS. With Minstall you can remove unnecessary services and install commonly used services, it will let you start with a low-mem using VPS. The readme…

Easy add IP to be blocked by iptables

A question was asked over at www.lowendtalk.com on how to add ip addresses to iptables from a textfile. AnthonySmith found a simple but still effective way to solve this. The entry that were discussed was

Let’s break it all…

WordPress permalinks with nginx

WordPress generally works out-of-the box on nginx. The posts load fine all the functions in the dashboard works pretty well. That is, until you come to the permalinks. If you are using WordPress on Apache (with mod_rewrite), WordPress will automatically…