nano /etc/network/interfaceschange the root password:
# This file describes the network interfaces available on your system
# and how to activate them. For more information, see interfaces(5).
# The loopback network interface
iface lo inet loopback
# The primary network interface
#iface eth0 inet dhcp
iface eth0 inet static
passwd rootregenerate the SSH key (since the private key is included in the base system on my web page) by running:
rm /etc/ssh/ssh_host*Change your timezone and make it permanent
dpkg-reconfigure tzdataor you can do this for different users
tzdatathen accordingly, for example
echo "TZ='America/New_York'; export TZ" >> /root/.profilethen keep on updating the clock and upgrade the system.
ntpdate pool.ntp.orgUpgrade your locales
dpkg-reconfigure localeschange the hostname.
/etc/hostnamechange the hostname and domain in the second line.
/etc/hostsAnd some stuff from oldies, I just give the changes in here, if there is any. I guess I became lazy...
Reduce hammering on flash drive and install web server
Install cache for php. Give some breath space to slug
Project hosted on a new address:
and configure like
./configure --with-eaccelerator-shared-memory --with-php-config=/usr/bin/php-config --with-eaccelerator-userid=www-data --with-eaccelerator-content-caching
You may want to read-write ntfs drives
Free some memory, reduce startup time etc.
Fine tune slug
Make slug communicate
instead of nail:
apt-get install heirloom-mailx
Protect your privacy
Take slug to another room
deb http://ftp.de.debian.org/debian squeeze main non-free