How to setup a home server

NoOp glgxg at
Tue Mar 17 20:35:27 UTC 2009

On 03/17/2009 09:37 AM, Victor Padro wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 17, 2009 at 8:45 AM, <madanabhat27 at> wrote:
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>> From: madanabhat27 at
>> Date: Mon, 16 Mar 2009 09:10:41
>> To: Not for general discussions Ubuntu user technical support<
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>> Subject: How to setup a home server
>> Hi folks !
>> I'm a newbie who's just switched from windows and I have been using ubuntu
>> for the past 3 months and am planning to migrate all the personal computers
>> we have at home but the problem is that we need a home server coz we have a
>> pretty complex network at home plus I am also planning to host my own
>> website and all the email and etc, etc so can any body plz tell me how to
>> set up a home server and network using ubuntu server and also what all
>> syncml and groupware software available for ubuntu server and how to install
>> them
>> Yours,
>> KMB


You can read it on your own machine off-line:

$ sudo apt-get install ubuntu-serverguide

it's in html format. So to view, place the following in to the url bar
of your browser (and bookmark):

I think that some folks were working on making a pdf available in
January, but I've not found/seen one yet. Ref:

If you feel like experimenting, you can install htmldoc (it's in
Synaptic - or '$ sudo apt-get install htmldoc') and try converting to
pdf. Userguide is here:
<> Disclaimer: I've not
tried this (yet).

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