CentOS 5.4 minimal? WTM? (What the Minimal – lol). Well, normally CentOS installation needs 5 CD, but here we just need 1 CD, only base package for the installation, that’s why i called CentOS minimal, even it’s suite for the need of proxy machine, we only install the necessary package so it will be lighter.
What is squid?
On the last post i talk about Setup unmanaged VPS with Litespeed Php and mySQL.
This time we will setup an unmanaged VPS (with OS centOS) to host multiple web proxy domain.
WebProxy consume a huge amount of server’s resources, so it would be kind if you configure your server to minimalis configuration, leave everything that not used for web proxy server, like mySQL, postfix and etc. What we need in web proxy server is httpd service (like apache), PHP, perl, python and curl. FTP server is required too in order to upload and edit web proxy script.
This post is continued part of Setup unmanaged VPS with Litespeed Php and mySQL
This time we will setup pure-ftpd ftp server, host multiple domains with litespeed webserver and create user account
Here’s how to quickly install and setup litespeed webserver on unmanaged VPS (centOS) without cpanel. This include how to setup virtual host in litespeed and create user account to access it from ftp client. Shortly, after these step complete, you can use your VPS to host multiple domains
1. Login to webmin panel
2. Install Squid Proxy Servers
Enter squid panel, ussualy it’s located under Unused Modules tab. If this message appear :
Login to your server via putty or tunnelier, and in command console type this command :
i use 2 software to access my own virtual private servers, that is putty and bitvise tunnelier, both with its own bad and good
PuTTY is an SSH and telnet client, developed originally by Simon Tatham for the Windows platform. PuTTY is open source software that is available with source code and is developed and supported by a group of volunteers.