Leon's Weblog

November 30, 2007

Configuring Website on a 1and1 Shared Host

Filed under: Software Dev — Leon @ 2:39 pm

Recently, I was working on a project to setup a new website on a 1 & 1 shared host. Shared hosts are a cheap alternative to VPS and managed servers but they come with a mixed bag of restrictions that limit your ability to configure the server. I was looking for a host for under $10/month that offered SSH access and had a typical LAMP setup. This is how I configured the rest. (more…)