Creating Your Own Webserver and Hosting A Website from Your Linux Box

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68 Responses

  1. Aditya Shakya says:

    Great Work… Thanks for this, Helped me a lot …

  2. Ridho says:

    Thanks for the information, great article and tutorial

  3. Bruce says:

    Hi mate, thanks for the great article, I followed your step of installing Drupal and after copying the extracted Drupal contents to /var/www, I wasn’t greeted with the page as you showed in the screenshot.

    It’s the same Apache greeting page. So I tried to move those contents again into var/www/html directory again and still getting greeted with the same Apache default page. Could you tell me if I’m doing anything wrong? Thanks

    • Ravi Saive says:

      @Bruce,

      Delete the default apache index.html page and try again, I sure you will get drupal setup page as in this guide..

  4. Charles says:

    Um Yes! Great article! Would love further guides from you!

  5. Mozgear says:

    Planning to build my own web server too but i have problem. How do you connect your domain name to your webhost? Specifically how will i associate my webhost to a nameserver which later i can use those NS to my domain to.

    • Ravi Saive says:

      @Mozgear,

      That’s good to hear that you’re planning to setup your own webserver, for connecting domain to webhost, you need to create a DNA A Record on the domain register panel and point back to the IP address of Sever where actual web server files hosted..

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