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by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Player List Script for Web Page

Player List Script for Web Page This bash script will update a web page for each instance to show all known players. The web page(s) should be pulled into your main web page via an include statment because the script re-creates the page each time. Create the file to hold the script: sudo touch /var...
by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Shutdown Script

Shutdown Script This bash script will notify online players of a pending shutdown and then proceed to shutdown each instance. Create the file to hold the script: sudo touch /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-shutdown.sh sudo chown root:root /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-shutdown.sh sudo chmod 700 /var/scripts/prod/sd...
by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Backup Script

Backup Script This bash script will create a full backup of your maps and notify players in-game when the backup starts and finishes. Create the file to hold the script: sudo touch /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-backup.sh sudo chown root:root /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-backup.sh sudo chmod 700 /var/scripts/pro...
by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

World Size Script for Web Page

World Size Script for Web Page This bash script will update a web page to show the current world size for each instance you have. The web page should be pulled into your main web page via an include statment because the script re-creates the page each time. Create the file to hold the script: sudo ...
by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Day Count Script for Web Page

Day Count Script for Web Page This bash script will update a web page to show the current day counts for each instance you have. The web page should be pulled into your main web page via an include statment because the script re-creates the page each time. Create the file to hold the script: sudo t...
by LHammonds
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Horde Notification Script

Horde Notification Script This bash script will send out a notification to online players once per day in the morning as to when horde night will be arriving. Create the file to hold the script: sudo touch /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-horde-notify.sh sudo chown root:root /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-horde-noti...
by LHammonds
Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:30 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install Nagios Core 4.4.5 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 22
Views: 27249

Custom Plugin - Check Uptime

Custom Plugin - Check Uptime /usr/lib/nagios/plugins/check_uptime.sh #!/bin/bash ############################################# ## Name : check_uptime.sh ## Version : 1.1 ## Date : 2019-11-13 ## Author : LHammonds ## Compatibility : Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS ## Requirements : None ## Optional : ## Par...
by LHammonds
Sun Nov 10, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Restart Script

Restart Script The server instance can shutdown from time to time due to a crash or whatnot. This script is designed to check on the running status of a particular instance and start it if not running. Create the script file and set appropriate permissions: sudo touch /var/scripts/prod/sdtd-crashfi...
by LHammonds
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

Email Notifications

Email Notifications Once the site is installed, you can enable email notifications by enabling notifications under Configuration->General->Email Options and configure PHP to communicate to the mail server by following this article: Setup Server for Sending Email using sSMTP . If you want the applic...
by LHammonds
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

Multiple Domains / Sites

Multiple Domains / Sites Let's say you want to have multiple sites (multiple databases) on the same web server and they all use different domain names in their URLs, but each domain points to the same IP address. Example: (use your site's actual values rather than these example values) admin.yourdo...
by LHammonds
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

Install qdPM

Add Apache Site Configuration Create the web sites root folder and set permissions (substitute your sites values): sudo mkdir /var/www/pm.yourdomain.com sudo chown www-data:www-data /var/www/pm.yourdomain.com sudo chmod 0755 /var/www/pm.yourdomain.com Create the site configuration file (substitute ...
by LHammonds
Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:24 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

Configure Database

Configure MariaDB / MySQL In this scenario, a dedicated and general-purpose database server already exists and it will be used to hold the application's database. Connect to the MariaDB/MySQL server using PuTTY. At the login prompt, login with your administrator account ( administrator / myadminpas...
by LHammonds
Tue Oct 22, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

Server Preparation

Create Ubuntu Web Server Click here for detailed instructions on setting up a production-quality Ubuntu Server . Once you have the base operating system installed, proceed to follow these instructions to install Apache web server . Dedicated MariaDB Server This document assumes the database will be...
by LHammonds
Mon Oct 21, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 5
Views: 10851

How to install qdPM 9.1 on Ubuntu Server 18.04

Overview qdPM is a web-based project management system. This tutorial will cover setting up qdPM on a dedicated Apache web server and will make use of a separate dedicated database server. Requirements Web Server (e.g. Apache) Database Server (e.g. MySQL/MariaDB) PHP 7.2 Tools utilized in this proc...
by LHammonds
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Alloc's Web Map

Alloc's Web Map By default, the web map permissions do not allow the public to see the map. We will modify the permissions to make the map more usable. Here are the goals of these changes: Not logged in - Only allow the map to be visible to guests. Logged in - Normal players can see their own locat...
by LHammonds
Tue Oct 15, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

Instance Creation Options

Instance Creation Options Here are the options presented to you when creating a new instance. Be sure to give a unique instance name and port numbers. 7dtd.sh instances create Instance name: navezgane Server name: NavCraft Server password: Public server, options: 2: public Base Port: 27003 Disabled ...
by LHammonds
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 9
Views: 18022

How to Install 7 Days to Die on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS

Overview This article will describe how to install a dedicated 7 Days to Die server and configure it to run two instances of a map (Navezgane and a randomly generated map) with some useful modifications and custom in-game notifications. Server Requirements: 4 GB RAM 15 GB free space on /opt (for Al...
by LHammonds
Tue Oct 01, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to Install MariaDB 10.4.x on Ubuntu Server 18.04 LTS
Replies: 16
Views: 18888

Export User Grants/Revokes

Export User Grants/Revokes The Percona Toolkit comes with a handy utility called pt-show-grants which will allow you to export an SQL file of all the grants for all your databases into a single file that you can use to audit permissions or help with a restore or help with database migrations. This ...
by LHammonds
Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install Nagios Core 4.4.5 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 22
Views: 27249

Migrating Nagios

Migrating Nagios >>> IN PROGRESS <<< Once in a while your server's operating system will need to be upgraded to the latest version to enjoy continued security updates, support and features. Although there is an option to "upgrade in place," this is not something I prefer to do. I recommend installi...
by LHammonds
Tue Sep 24, 2019 4:24 pm
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: How to install Nagios Core 4.4.5 on Ubuntu Server 18.04
Replies: 22
Views: 27249

Upgrading Nagios

Upgrading Nagios

>>> NOT STARTED <<<

Official Documentation

The Plan:
  • Upgrade Nagios Core 4.3.1 to 4.4.5
  • Nagios Plugins 2.2.1 is already current
  • Remote server plugins are already current