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Deploy and run .NET Core application without installed runtime. Self-contained applications.

Advertisement from Google .NET Core framework provides one very useful feature – Self-contained application. You don’t need to install any .net runtime on your computer, you can just copy your application to the target host and run it. Furthermore, you can run it on any platform (Windows, Linux, OSX)! When you create a self-contained application, after publishing,… Read More »

[Mono] Selenium with headless ChomeDriver on Ubuntu Server

If you want to run C# application (mono) with Selenium ChomeDriver on Ubuntu Server 16.04 in headless mode, you definitely should read this article. We will use Xvfb as X server, this will let us emulate “headless” mode because Xvfb performs all graphical operations in memory without showing any screen output. Install mono sudo apt-key adv –keyserver hkp://keyserver.ubuntu.com:80… Read More »

[ASP.NET 5] Production Ready Web Server on Linux. Kestrel + Supervisord

In the previous article I’ve used nohup + su + init.d script to run kestrel in a background. But as Daniel Lo Nigro suggested in comments it’s much easier to do the same with Supervisor And he was absolutelly right, config is much smaller, and you can easelly see status and output of a program. First,… Read More »

[ASP.NET 5] Production Ready Web Server on Linux. Run Kestrel In The Background

In the previous article we have installed nginx as a “gate” for our ASP.NET 5 application. Today we will see how to start kestrel server in the background. We will do even more, we will create init.d script to control our APS.NET 5 application and start it on  the system’s startup. The simplest way to… Read More »

[vNext] Use PostgreSQL + Fluent NHibernate from ASP.NET 5 (DNX) on Ubuntu

In the previous part we have installed APS.NET 5 application on Ubuntu, now we are gonna install and configure PostgreSQL on Ubuntu and access database from our application through NHibernate. Install and configure PostgreSQL First, install PostgreSQL: sudo apt-get install postgresql postgresql-contrib Next, set root password: sudo -u postgres psql postgres \password postgres And then… Read More »

How-to Restore WordPress Site

In conclusion of “How-to Backup WordPress Site” article, here is small instruction to restore your backup: Upload files to VPS Upload you www.tar.gz and database.sql to the new VPS. You can use WinSCP (as described here) Extract www file structure Extract files: tar -xvf www.tar.gz And copy files: cp -a www/oldsite.com/www/* /var/yoursite.com/www Change permissions: cd /var/yoursite.com/www chown… Read More »

[vNext] Install ASP.NET 5 (DNX) on Ubuntu

ASP.NET MVC application on Linux? Easy! As you may know, Microsoft recently released a lot of their products under MIT license. .NET Core runtime, .NET CoreFX, ASP.NET 5, MVC 6, Entity Framework 7, MSBuild, everything is now available on GitHub. Our goal is: run Asp.Net MVC application with postgresql database on ubuntu server Today we are… Read More »

[Fixed] [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown variable ‘log_slow_verbosity=query_plan’

Error during installing MySQL server 5.5 on Ubuntu 14.04 I got following error when try to install mysql-server-5.5 on ubuntu 14.04: [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown variable 'log_slow_verbosity=query_plan' After that I got start: Job failed to start To fix that: open /etc/mysql/my.cnf for edit and comment following string log_slow_verbosity=query_plan Then start installation from scratch: sudo apt-get install… Read More »

Tool for enabling or disabling nginx sites (a2ensite analogue for nginx)

If you have previously used Apache you should now about a2ensite tool. If you start using nginx you probably find out that there are no such tool for nginx. You can use following command to do that: ln -s /etc/nginx/sites-available/mysite /etc/nginx/sites-enabled/mysite and then restart nginx sudo service nginx restart But… I have found one small script that can… Read More »