How to Install a LEMP Stack on Arch Linux

Introduction This guide explains how to install Nginx, MariaDB, and PHP on Arch Linux (LEMP) and secure the web site with a free Let’s Encrypt certificate. Prerequisites Before beginning this guide, please: Deploy a new Arch Linux instance Create a

How to Install Arch Linux

Introduction This guide explains how to install Arch Linux on a Vultr cloud server instance. Choose an Arch ISO You can install Arch from the Vultr ISO library or upload a newer version manually. Option 1: Vultr ISO Library Navigate

How to Install, Configure, and Upgrade PostgreSQL on Arch Linux

Introduction PostgreSQL is an open-source Object-Relational Database Management System. This guide explains how to install and upgrade PostgreSQL server on Arch Linux. Prerequisites A Vultr server running up to date Arch Linux. A sudo user Install PostgreSQL Install the PostgreSQL

Reclaim Storage Space on Arch Linux with Pacman and Paccache

Introduction Arch Linux uses the pacman package manager, which stores earlier versions of installed packages in its cache. Pacman also occasionally leaves unneeded dependencies on the system. Cleaning these old packages can free up storage space on your Arch Linux

Create a Central PHP Data Validator Class

Introduction It’s essential to validate untrusted user data before processing when you’re working in any PHP CRUD (Create, Read, Update, and Delete) project. Data supplied by end-users must adhere to your organization’s set constraints, objectives, and business logic. Untrusted data

Single Sign-On

Your corporate login system can be integrated with Vultr’s account system by using the Single Sign-On (SSO) feature. SSO helps simplify password management when managing accounts, which is useful for organizations that have employees or contractors. Just want to login?

How to Use s3cmd with Vultr Object Storage

Introduction s3cmd is a popular command-line tool for managing S3-compatible object storage. Vultr Object Storage is an S3-compatible, highly scalable solution for storing large quantities of files. Our architecture was designed from the ground up to provide high redundancy and

Use a Wildcard Let’s Encrypt Certificate with Vultr Load Balancer

Introduction Let’s Encrypt is an automated, open certificate authority that offers free TLS/SSL certificates for the public’s benefit. The service is provided by the Internet Security Research Group (ISRG). This tutorial describes how to install a wildcard Let’s Encrypt SSL

How to Install a TeamSpeak 3 Server on Arch Linux

Introduction TeamSpeak3 is a popular voice communication platform commonly used by gamers. This guide describes how to set up a TeamSpeak server on a Vultr Arch Linux instance. Prerequisites Before proceeding, follow Vultr’s best practice guides for Arch Linux: How

How To Install ZNC On An Arch Linux Server

Introduction ZNC is a popular IRC bouncer, a program that allows you to mask your IP address when using IRC and log messages while offline. This guide explains how to install ZNC on a Vultr Arch cloud server instance. Prerequisites