After spending a few hours fighting a battle against Snorby and Apache2 + Passenger, I finally managed to get it to run properly on my Ubunty 10.x box (32bit). Looking back, I figured I might not be the only one who is having issues with this.
So I decided to publish the notes I took while setting everything up, and as a little bonus, explain how to install and configure Suricata as well (configured in combination with barnyard2 which will pick up local logs and send them to the remote MySQL server).
I have noticed some blog performance issues over the last couple of days, so I have decided to make some system changes on the web and database servers that are hosting this blog. These changes are in place, but I’m still testing, running performance benchmarks and tweaking the last parameters. Nevertheless, the major performance issues […]
My discussion forum has been running for more than a month now, and I guessed it was about time to have a look at the performance of the web site. The forum is based on bbPress, uses PHP 5.2.x and runs on a MySQL back end. In my configuration, the entire setup is running on […]