Installing OpenVZ + Management Of VMs Through ISPConfig 3 (Debian 6.0)Version 1.0Author: Till Brehm , Falko Timme This tutorial describes the installation of an OpenVZ host server to manage virtual machines from within the ISPConfig 3 hosting control panel. OpenVZ is a lightweight virtualization technology for Linux servers, similar to jails on *BSD systems. See http://www.openvz.org for details. ISPConfig 3 contains a module to manage OpenVZ virtual machines on the local server and on remote servers that rRead More »
Proxmox VE 2.x With Software RaidProxmox Virtual Environment is an easy to use Open Source virtualization platform for running Virtual Appliances and Virtual Machines. Proxmox does not officially support software raid but I have found software raid to be very stable and in some cases have had better luck with it than hardware raid.I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! OverviewFirst install Proxmox V2 the normal way with the CD downloaded from Proxmox. Next we create a RAID 1 array on the second hard drive and move the proxmox install to it.Then we adjust the Grub settingsRead More »
Virtual Multiserver Environment With Dedicated Web & MySQL, Email & DNS Servers On Debian Squeeze With ISPConfig 3Version 1.0Author: Michel Käser This tutorial describes how you can set up a single dedicated server as a virtual multiserver environment using OpenVZ with dedicated Web & MySQL, Email and DNS servers on Debian Squeeze. Also, you will learn how to maintain all these servers. As an addition, you will learn how to install some very useful packages on all of them, how to protect them and how to monitor them.
At the end you will have a fully functional virt
Installing Virtualizor on CentOS 6.5 with RAID1This guide covers installing the Virtualizor control panel on CentOS 6.5 with RAID1.Install the OSInstalling the operating system is fairly standard and I will not cover it in this tutoral. For raid1 to work you will need to have atleast 2 identical hard drives. On installation you will need to set a custom partition layout so that enough space is left to create volume groups. I usually set the following:/ 140GB ext3 (raid1)swap 10GBThis is enough space for the operating system and a collection of images.Create the partitionsOnce you have installeRead More »
How To Add PPP Kernel Support To OpenVZ ContainersIf you are trying to build a VPN tunnel from within an OpenVZ container to some other system, you will most likely get the error message /usr/sbin/pppd: Sorry – this system lacks PPP kernel support. This tutorial explains how you can add PPP kernel support to your OpenVZ container so that you can start VPN connections from your container. I do not issue any guarantee that this will work for you! 1 Preliminary NoteIt is necessary to have root access to the host system. If you don’t have access to the host system, you must ask your hoster to helpRead More »