Debian

Two elephants crossing each other

PostgreSQL has taken an enormous lap in last years, not only in features, but in performance and modules, in several cases we have no hurry to upgrading 9.6 while there is LTS. In many other cases we might want to next latest features or test extensions like PipelineDB, we will walk you thhrough the update procedure in Debian to reach release 11, these steps will be sufficient for any mayor release upgrade.

Kid with Debian logo in front of big elephant

Debian is absolutely marvelous in almost everything, but updates policy, most distributions struggle to keep their packages on latests software versions, but it's worse when you are using Stretch or Jessie.

Back to the future film logo

Debian can be wonderful, over all if you have a processor not supported by other distros, but sometimes the release cycle is too slow and you get yourself stranded in old versions, in this case, you can use Debian Backports, to bring you back to the future of more advanced packet versions.

Ansible for all

Ansible allows us to make actions to manage resources on a very efficient , ordered and fast way, when we start a new environment it's really useful being able to generate a user with whom we can right login, start over nad run commands all in a single step.

Ender's Game, frontpage

In this article we will see what is Ansible, what we can do with it and how we can install and make a test with it

Drupal 8 is comming soon

Once we have upgraded Debian and we have the right version of PHP we can proceed to Drupal installation, in this article we will do the basi installation of Drupal 8 in Debian Jessie

Upgrade from Wheezy to Jessie

As we saw in  Retrospecter... Installing Drupal 8(I).- A small context, hosting and first problems, we need to upgrade ye olde Wheezy to Jessie in order to be able to continue installing, I will make a small break to talk about Debian's releases system.

Launching Drupal 8

On this article we are going to start a VPS, download Drupal and make a basic Apache configuration