Ivan Tomica

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Installing PostgreSQL in FreeBSD jail

To install and run PostgreSQL in FreeBSD jail you’ll need to enable allow.sysvipc system tuneable on that specific jail: List jails: jls Note jail ID and use following command to enable it for that running jail: jail -m jid=JAILID allow.sysvipc=1 This can also be accomplished by changing ezjail jail configuration

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Redis as PHP session handler on FreeBSD

This one is quite simple to be honest. Assuming you have Redis already installed and set up correctly you can just change your php-fpm pool definition to include: php_value[session.save_handler] = redis php_value[session.save_path] = “tcp://127.0.0.1:6379” If you’re using password for logging into redis you would specify it like: php_value[session.save_path] = “tcp://127.0.0.1:6379?auth=PASSWORD”

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Enable PHP mail() in FreeBSD

On FreeBSD 11 sendmail is not enabled by default. Also by default, php configuration (php.ini) has sendmail binary configured for sending email so using mail() within your PHP application may not work. To resolve that you need to enable sendmail which you can do with: # sysrc sendmail_enable=”YES” sendmail_enable: NO

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