[Tutorial] Adding Lets Encrypt to Gitea

In the last post I showed you how to set up Gitea with Nginx on an Ubuntu box. Now we’ll set up a Lets Encrypt certificate on that install. For this part we need to download some extra software from Lets Encrypt. It is very easy an takes just a couple of minutes to Finnish the whole process. Run the following commands. sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install software-properties-common sudo add-apt-repository ppa:certbot/certbot sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install python-certbot-nginx Now we have installed the software we need.…

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GitLab on VPS

So now I’ve done that as well. Decided that I needed a Git server on my VPS – don’t know for what. But there you have it. The best reason for a nerd is “just ’cause I can”. GitLab comes with nginx as default, but my VPS has Apache 2(.4). So here is a way to install the GitLab community edition on a Linode VPS with Apache 2 and Sentora web hosting control panel. First follow the instructions on the download page over at GitLab. I used the…

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