Skip to content
This repository

A script containing several modules designed to help you set up your server as you want it.

branch: 2.5.7
README.md

Notes

Run on a freshly installed server under root, may not work under an already setup server!

No warranty. For help visit #minstall on Freenode and ask your question (I'm busy with school so response times may be slow...)

Compatibility

Operating Systems:

  • Debian 6 (Squeeze) 64 Bit
  • Debian 6 (Squeeze) 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) 32 Bit
  • Ubuntu 12.04 (Precise Pangolin) 64 Bit

Platforms:

  • Hardware
  • KVM
  • OpenVZ
  • VirtualBox
  • VMware
  • vServer (Debian Only)
  • Xen HVM
  • Xen PV

Instructions

This script contains several modules designed to help you set up your server how you want it. Simply run the below download command then run "bash minstall.sh help" or "bash minstall.sh modules" to see help or modules respectively.

Download Minstall

To download Minstall to your home directory (it's recommended that you download and run as root) use the following command:

wget --no-check-certificate -O minstall.tar.gz http://www.github.com/KnightSwarm/Minstall/archive/2.5.7.tar.gz; tar zxvf minstall.tar.gz; rm minstall.tar.gz; cd Minstall-2.5.7

Upgrading Packages

To upgrade your installed packages regularly and retain Minstall system structure it's recommended that you use the following command:

bash minstall.sh configure-upgrade

Remove Minstall

To remove the Minstall script run the following command under the same user you installed Minstall under:

cd ~; rm -rf minstall

Sample Commands

Install

bash minstall.sh install-extra-repositories
bash minstall.sh clean-packages
bash minstall.sh install-ssh
bash minstall.sh install-extra-packages

Configure

bash minstall.sh configure-general
bash minstall.sh configure-ssh
bash minstall.sh configure-upgrade
bash minstall.sh configure-user

HTTP

bash minstall.sh http-install-exim
bash minstall.sh http-install-mysql
bash minstall.sh http-install-nginx
bash minstall.sh http-install-php
bash minstall.sh http-install-php-extra
bash minstall.sh http-configure-mysql
bash minstall.sh http-configure-nginx

Manage

bash minstall.sh manage-add-user
bash minstall.sh manage-add-host
bash minstall.sh manage-manage-user
bash minstall.sh manage-manage-host
bash minstall.sh manage-remove-host
Something went wrong with that request. Please try again.