Bananian Update on SATA

I protracted it for a while but now it was definitely time: the upgrade of bananian to the latest version. I protracted that, because although with ‚bananian-update‘ there is a really nice upgrade script but on the corresponding website is said, that an SATA installation is not supported. I then looked at the update scripts … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – Setup FTP-Server

This time it is completely simple: All you need to do is nothing! The package OpenSSH, which is installed by default in almost all Linux distributions and that is responsible for the fact, that you can log in to your banana via SSH, contains already a SFTP server. SFTP = Secure File Transfer Protocol, that … weiterlesen

Home Server with the Banana Pi

After some complications, he is now finally here – the Banana Pi. The Banana Pi is like the Raspberry Pi, an open source single-board computer, but he has a lot more power under the hood. Like the Cubieboard it is equipped with the Allwinner A20 ARM Cortex-A7 Dual-core processor. He also has with 1GB twice … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – install and setup Postfix

In most cases, it is also advisable to install a Mail Transfer Agent (MTA) on your server to enable him to send mails itself. Why is this useful? The system sends a warning or critical states in an email to the user root. software like WordPress send emails when a problem has occurred If you … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – Seafile with Https, NginX and MySQL

Again, the precondition is a LEMP installation as described in this article: Installation of Nginx, MySQL and PHP Seafile has a its own little web server, but it can not handle the HTTPS protocol. So, to get an encrypted transmission to the cloud, you have to run Seafile behind a „real“ web server – in … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – Setup OwnCloud with Nginx and SSL

This requires a LEMP installation, as described here: Nginx, MySQL and PHP This manual is written for an banana Pi, but it should also work for a Raspberry Pi or Beaglebone Black. Step 1: Set up Nginx with SSL These create the directory /etc/ssl/nginx, change to the directory and create a self-signed certificate. mkdir /etc/ssl … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – install Nginx, MySQL and PHP5

Whether you want to run OwnCloud, Baikal or WordPress on the Banana Pi – you will need a web server, MySQL and PHP. I have decided to use Nginx as web server, since it is very resource-friendly compared to Apache. And it is also known for its performance and stability. This combination is known as … weiterlesen

Banana Pi – Installation and first steps

First you have the Banana Pi naturally get its operating system. Since the Banana Pi be used as server, I have decided for the distribution Bananian. An absolute lightweight distribution based on Debian Wheezy, which is designed for low resource usage, security and speed. No graphical user interface, no frills, just the pure operating system. … weiterlesen