Updates coming soon!

I apologize for the delay in adding new posts/guides and completing the existing guides. I will now be able to devote enough time to make frequent updates — at bare minimum once a week, but I am striving for 2-3 updates per week, starting at the end of this current week (10/24/2014). Stay tuned for […]

Debian 6 (“Squeeze”) server initial setup

NOTE: Not yet complete! This is a step-by-step guide on the initial setup and configuration of an unmanaged VPS or dedicated server running Debian 6 (“Squeeze”). It will include detailed explanations of all of the concepts and commands being run, and as such is written for people new to Linux administration. More advanced users can […]

Things to come…

My name is Justin Franks and I am a web developer and database administrator from New Jersey. This site will be focused on Linux server management (particularly CentOS and Debian, the two distributions I have the most experience with) and web development with PHP5, CakePHP, and WordPress. Initial planned articles include guides targeted for the […]

CentOS 5.x server initial setup

NOTE: Not yet complete! This is a step-by-step guide on the initial setup and configuration of an unmanaged VPS or dedicated server running Centos 5. It will include detailed explanations of all of the concepts and commands being run, and as such is written for people new to Linux administration. More advanced users can skim […]