Why should I run my own services?

Posted on Tue 26 August 2014 in Blogging • Tagged with email, infrastructure, Jabber, Tor

Even if you're not a familiar with configuring complex computer systems, there are easy ways to get started. Go to your local Linux User Group or search the web for groups in your town that help others with technical problems. Start to read blogs and tutorials about running an email …

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Install ejabberd on CentOS

Posted on Tue 19 April 2011 in CentOS • Tagged with CentOS, Jabber

ejabberd is one of the most popular jabber servers. This howto explains how to run your own jabber server on CentOS using ejabberd.


First you need to activate EPEL-Repository on your CentOS machine.

install it via yum:

yum install ejabberd


configure your firewall to allow following default ports …

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