Author Archives: rudraraj

FreeBSD 10.1 update error : ///usr/src/crypto/openssl/util/mkbuildinf.pl: No such file or directory

By | April 5, 2015

While working on a fresh FreeBSD 10.1 installation today, I encountered this error while updating the OS # freebsd-update fetch install “Installing updates…install: ///usr/src/crypto/openssl/util/mkbuildinf.pl: No such file or directory” There seems to be a bug due to which this error pops up. In order to overcome this situation, we need to create the directory ‘util‘… Read More »

How to Install Roundcube with nginx

By | January 26, 2015

In this post we will see How to Install Roundcube with nginx, php-fpm and mysql. This Installation is done on Debian 7. The FQDN of my webmail server is “mail.example.com“. Roundcube webmail is a free and open source webmail solution with a desktop-like user interface which is easy to install/configure and that runs on a LAMP/LEMP… Read More »

Install FEMP stack on FreeBSD 10.1

By | January 23, 2015

In this post we will see how to install FEMP stack on FreeBSD 10.1 FEMP stands for (F)reeBSD (N)ginx (M)ySQL (P)HP-FPM. I will be using the ports collection to install this. At a production level, installing packages from the ports tree is highly advisable. You can tailor each package to your specific needs — for example… Read More »

How to install vim in FreeBSD 10

By | January 22, 2015

In this post we will see how to install vim in FreeBSD 10. Vim is the improvised version of the traditional Vi editor, with additional functionality. For more information please visit “http://www.vim.org/about.php“. What we will do in this tutorial is, we will install Vim, and link the path of its executable to that of the… Read More »

Nginx Log Rotation using bash shell script

By | January 17, 2015

In this Post we will see how to configure Nginx Log Rotation using bash shell script. I highly suggest everyone to achieve log rotation with logrotate service which is up and running in any minimal installation of Linux. In case if some errors are encountered with logrotate, then this route can come in handy. The official… Read More »

Install Nginx from Source with ngx_pagespeed and psol

By | January 15, 2015

In this Post we will see how to Install Nginx from Source with ngx_pagespeed and psol. I am using Debian (Testing)Jessie, for this demonstration. Having said that, I do not encourage anyone to host a production site on an OS Distribution, which is still officially at testing. This configuration works on Debian7 as well.  Just for… Read More »