Daily Archives: 03.10.2014


Using siege to benchmark your webserver   Recently updated !

On Debian you can install siege with: apt-get install siege On CentOS, RedHat or Fedora, simple using: yum install siege I had to install it on Mac OS, here you can use: brew install siege Here are the most important parameters: -cNUM : CONCURRENT users, default is 10 -dNUM : test DURATION in seconds (NUM […]


Install PHP 5.6 on Debian Wheezy   Recently updated !

To install PHP 5.6 on Wheezy, you can add this repo: echo "deb http://packages.dotdeb.org wheezy-php56 all" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dotdeb.list echo "deb-src http://packages.dotdeb.org wheezy-php56 all" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/dotdeb.list Add the key: wget http://www.dotdeb.org/dotdeb.gpg -O- |apt-key add – And install PHP: apt-get update apt-get install php5-cli php5-fpm ….. (or whatever package you might need)