Linode KVM initial impressions #linode #kvm

Linode KVM initial impressions #linode #kvm

Linode recently announced the official release of KVM Linodes, which they claimed a significant speed improvement over Xen. I run a 1 GB RAM Ubuntu 14.04 instance running VestaCP for my websites ($10/month) and normally see 480-490 MB RAM used. I don’t run...
Setup monit on Ubuntu 14.04 with VestaCP #ubuntu #vestacp

Setup monit on Ubuntu 14.04 with VestaCP #ubuntu #vestacp

One of the things I’ve noticed VestaCP is sorely missing is automatic restarting of stopped services. Moreover, if you install VestaCP on a VPS with 1 GB RAM or less, MySQL will fail. A lot. So I setup monit to monitor and restart services. And, since I made...
Setup monit on Ubuntu 12.04 with VestaCP #ubuntu #vestacp

Setup monit on Ubuntu 12.04 with VestaCP #ubuntu #vestacp

One of the things I’ve noticed VestaCP is sorely missing is automatic restarting of stopped services. Moreover, if you install VestaCP on a VPS with 1 GB RAM or less, MySQL will fail. A lot. So I setup monit to monitor and restart services. And, since I made...