Create your personal Web hosting 3

Up to now we have an inexpensive system that can answer to http request. But the ip we use, is a private one (means it start by 192.168.*). And I’m quite sure that a thousand persons worldwide use the same private. It’s not a problem as far as your using it in your...

Create your personal Web hosting 2

Now we know that Apache can handle a sufficient number of request, the next step is to test with a real running server. For this purpose I will use WordPress. Wordpress needs a database, but the box use a sdcard as a mass storage, which is not recommended and should...

How to set up a raid 1 filesystem

As I previously, written I’m trying to use the Olimex A20 as a web server and using a Usb key as mass storage.But you might not forget that an usb device is not a very reliable device, so I will show you how to set a raid system that will improve reliability. A Raid...

Create your personal Web hosting 1

As some of my personal/professional web hosting are to renewed, I was thinking of moving them to my Olimex A20. Reasons why I think the A20 can be a solution: low power consumption , so I can leave it on my site have a small audience so performance is not a bottleneck...

Tricks to know

1)How to use Xwindow outside Olinuxino connect to the Olinuxino with ssh -X root@ip_box After connection do xhost + Now you can launch any X application directly on the box For instance you can do:...

How to correctly set up a toolchain

Creating a tool-chain on you PC to compile for ARM, can a good idea and so for several reasons: Your PC is far faster than your Box, and then you can compile all the system in several minutes whereas you would need more than half an hour. You can easily automatize a...