Setting up a Debian box for development: making a LAMP: apache2

Add a user for the web stuff # adduser httpd Choose a simple (but secure) password. # apt-get install apache2 Reading package lists… Done Building dependency tree Reading state information… Done The following extra packages will be installed:   apache2-mpm-worker apache2-utils apache2.2-bin apache2.2-common libapr1 libaprutil1 libaprutil1-dbd-sqlite3   libaprutil1-ldap Suggested packages:… Continue reading

Setting up a Debian box for development: linux installation

This will be a work in progress series of posts to help people get into the amazing world of developing applications on the web. Will also give me opportunity to fine tune my knowledge.   This will be the L in LAMP, here we go:   1. Download a Debian… Continue reading

Squeeze: Installing VirtualBox 3.2_3.2.12-68302~Debian~squeeze_amd64

First we install some required packages sudo aptitude install libqt4-network libqt4-opengl libqtcore4 libqtgui4 Then we install VirtualBox download from : sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-3.2_3.2.12-68302~Debian~squeeze_amd64.deb Include your user in the group “vboxusers”