Hosting Multiple Applications in a Server, with Linux Containers (LXC)

Using Linux Containers (LXC) is a good way to host multiple applications in a single server with separation of resources and applications.

Set up SSH Access into LXCs

By default, it’s not possible to SSH into LXCs from outside, but we can accomplish that by setting up a SSH server in LXC and some port forwarding magic.

How to Auto Start LXCs when Host Starts

LXCs don’t normally auto start when the host server starts. We have to manually configure them to auto start.

How to Point a Domain to LXC using NGINX in Host

If you have a website or a web application in a LXC, you need a way to let people access it. We can do it by assigning a domain to the LXC.

How to Create Linux Containers in Ubuntu

Here’s how to do it:

Host Laravel in Apache Shared Hosting

Want to host a Laravel application in a shared hosting server, but can’t figure out how to point the domain to the public directory?

Fix Ubuntu Locales Error

Just installed Ubuntu, ran apt-get update and apt-get upgrade to encounter a “perl: warning: Setting locale failed.” error?

“npm start” Doesn’t Work?

If you just cloned a project that uses npm start to compile and run itself, and it doesn’t run, but throws an errorĀ about lite-serverĀ (Or something like that), being not available, try installing following NodeJS packages globally.

How to freely and properly store your photos in Google Drive

It has been quite a time since Google allowed us to store our photos in Google Photos for free. They recently increased the size of the photos that can be stored for free to 16 Mega Pixels. When they announced that, I decided to back up all my photos to Google Photos. The best thing […]

I installed Windows 10: It’s good, but I’ll use Ubuntu

As with many in Sri Lanka, my first OS was a pirated copy of Windows. It was a copy of Windows XP and like most, I still remember it’s product key by heart (QW4HD-DQCRG-HM64M-6GJRK-8k83T. I didn’t Google this, I swear.). I know many others who perfectly remember this exact product key. But soon after I […]