Getting started Zabbix on Ubuntu Server 16.04

Install Ubuntu Server 16.04 with SSH server Install LAMP sudo apt-get install apache2 sudo apt-get install mysql-server mysql-client sudo apt-get install php7.0-mysql php7.0-curl php7.0-json php7.0-cgi  php7.0 libapache2-mod-php7.0 php-bcmath php-mbstring php7.0-xml fping libiksemel3 libltdl7 libmysqlclient20 libodbc1 libopenipmi0 libssh2-1 Install Zabbix Check http://repo.zabbix.com/zabbix for latest packages. This one is for 3.0.4-1. wget http://repo.zabbix.com/zabbix/3.0/ubuntu/pool/main/z/zabbix/zabbix-server-mysql_3.0.4-1+xenial_amd64.deb sudo dpkg -i zabbix-server-mysql_3.0.4-1+xenial_amd64.deb … Read moreGetting started Zabbix on Ubuntu Server 16.04

Allow user to sudo

If you want a user to actually be able to change something, you should add to multiple groups: AS root: adduser ‘username’ adm adduser ‘username’ sudo adduser ‘username’ lpadmin adduser ‘username’ sambashare Or existing sudoer use sudo first: sudo adduser ‘username’ adm sudo adduser ‘username’ sudo sudo adduser ‘username’ lpadmin sudo adduser ‘username’ sambashare

Open Source is the best (for free)

Open source is the best. There’s nothing quite like free software. I’m sitting on a machine running on Ubuntu, and would probably be more happy if I actually didn’t buy it with Windows Vista (and paid for the license). But this laptop just runs really slow with Vista and I needed something that would make … Read moreOpen Source is the best (for free)