Unix / Server Environment
These Virtual Workshops are a collection of simple guides to using software that has been developed on UNIX by it also available for Windows. This is important as most people run Windows and so can gain a gentle introduction to the Unix world from the safety of what's familiar. Thus this section deals with how install these development environments, but also further into exploring what they have to offer.
Using SSH (with Jimmy)
Setting up a Development Server
Installing a package called 'FoxServ' which bundles several (most) Open Source web development tools (Apache, Perl, PHP, Python, MySQL) together. Easy to install, and with only a little configuration you have the perfect learning / test server. Read on >>
A brief introduction to the Apache configuration file. Covers: Logs, Virtual Hosts <Directory> directives and more. All the novice needs to know really. Read On >>
Managing Log Files
Demonstrates how to rotate logs and use variuous packages to perform log analysis. Read On >>include('../comments.php'); ?>