Debian Tutorials



Debian Tutorials

Step by step tutorials showing you how to install and configure various applications and services on Debian based Linux distros.


Setup PostgreSQL database system

PostgreSQL is a powerful, open source object-relational database system. It has more than 15 years of active development and a proven architecture that has earned it a strong reputation for reliability, data integrity, and correctness. 1. Install packages apt-get install postgresql postgresql-client


Setting up NFS client/server

Network File System (NFS) is a network file system protocol originally developed by Sun Microsystems in 1983, allowing a user on a client computer to access files over a network as easily as if the network devices were attached to its local disks. Server 1. Install the server package apt-get install nfs-kernel-server


Loading iptables rules on startup

By default iptables is setup on Debian etch but there are no rules configured. In this tutorial we’ll configure some rules and load them into iptables on startup. 1. Rules file Create a new file that will contain a shell script to insert rules into iptables (pico /etc/ and add this content as template:


Add a second hard disk

Last updated April 6, 2014 Compatible releases etchlennysqueezewheezy Notice This tutorial is for older Debian versions and may not work for current versions. Please refer to the links below to find a newer tutorial. How to add a new hard disk or partition using UUID and ext4 filesystem Adding a additional hard disk to your workstation [...]

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