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'''IMPORTANT:''' contributions on those pages must be complete articles as well as requesting topics to be covered, don't override already made contributions. If you want to request a topic, please add your request in this page's [[Talk:Tutorials_and_Howtos|Discussion]].
 
'''IMPORTANT:''' contributions on those pages must be complete articles as well as requesting topics to be covered, don't override already made contributions. If you want to request a topic, please add your request in this page's [[Talk:Tutorials_and_Howtos|Discussion]].
  
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All of '''those linked pages here will help you make many things''' over the Alpine '''O'''perating '''S'''ystem or Alpine '''OS'''.
 
 
Alpine are the main program named '''OS''' (means Operating System), that's runs on top of the '''machine/PC/laptop''', and subsequently over this '''OS''' run the programs such like the internet web browser ({{Pkg|firefox}}, {{Pkg|chromium}}), and the web pages like "facebook" runs over that internet web browser.
 
  
 
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* [[Alpine newbie apk packages|Overall info and minimal packages common to any working desktop]]
 
* [[Alpine newbie apk packages|Overall info and minimal packages common to any working desktop]]
 
** [[Alpine newbie desktops|Alpine newbie desktops, (overall information only)]]
 
** [[Alpine newbie desktops|Alpine newbie desktops, (overall information only)]]
** [[Alpine Newbies XFCE Desktop Environment]]
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** [[XFCE Setup]]
 
** [[Alpine Newbies LXDE Desktop Environment]]
 
** [[Alpine Newbies LXDE Desktop Environment]]
 
** [[Alpine Newbies Openbox Window Manager|Alpine Newbies Xorg and Openbox Window Manager]]
 
** [[Alpine Newbies Openbox Window Manager|Alpine Newbies Xorg and Openbox Window Manager]]
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* [[Alpine newbie developer]]
 
* [[Alpine newbie developer]]
** [[Alpine_newbie_developer: gitea|Alpine_newbie_developer: Git management web frontend gitea]]
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** [[Alpine newbie developer: gitea|Alpine newbie developer: Git management web frontend gitea]]
 
** [[Alpine newbie developer: full stack web]]
 
** [[Alpine newbie developer: full stack web]]
  
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* Alpine production monitoring
 
* Alpine production monitoring
 
** [[Cacti: traffic analysis and monitoring network]]
 
** [[Cacti: traffic analysis and monitoring network]]
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** [[Zabbix|Zabbix - the professional complete manager]]
  
 
== Storage ==
 
== Storage ==
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* [[EyeOS]] ''(Cloud Computing Desktop)''
 
* [[EyeOS]] ''(Cloud Computing Desktop)''
 
* [[Gnome Setup]]
 
* [[Gnome Setup]]
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* [[KDE]]
 
* [[MATE|MATE Setup]]
 
* [[MATE|MATE Setup]]
 
* [[Oneye]] ''(Cloud Computing Desktop - Dropbox Alternative)''
 
* [[Oneye]] ''(Cloud Computing Desktop - Dropbox Alternative)''
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* [[Installing Adobe flash player for Firefox]]
 
* [[Installing Adobe flash player for Firefox]]
 
* [[Sound Setup]]
 
* [[Sound Setup]]
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* [[PipeWire]]
 
* [[Printer Setup]]
 
* [[Printer Setup]]
 
* [[Default applications]]
 
* [[Default applications]]
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* [[Raspberry Pi|Raspberry Pi (Installation)]]
 
* [[Raspberry Pi|Raspberry Pi (Installation)]]
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* [[Raspberry Pi - Headless Installation]]
 
* [[Classic install or sys mode on Raspberry Pi]]
 
* [[Classic install or sys mode on Raspberry Pi]]
 
* [[RPI Video Receiver]] ''(network video decoder using Rasperry Pi and omxplayer)''
 
* [[RPI Video Receiver]] ''(network video decoder using Rasperry Pi and omxplayer)''
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* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Configuring it as wireless access point -AP Mode]]
 
* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Configuring it as wireless access point -AP Mode]]
 
* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Setting Up Bluetooth]]
 
* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Setting Up Bluetooth]]
* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Browser Client]]
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* [[Raspberry Pi 3 - Browser Client]] - kiosk or digital sign
 
* [[Raspberry Pi Zero W - Installation]]
 
* [[Raspberry Pi Zero W - Installation]]
* [[Raspberry Pi - Headless Installation]]
 
  
 
== PowerPC ==
 
== PowerPC ==
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* [[Cacti: traffic analysis and monitoring network]] ''(Front-end for rrdtool networking monitor)''
 
* [[Cacti: traffic analysis and monitoring network]] ''(Front-end for rrdtool networking monitor)''
 
* [[LTTng]] ''(Kernel and userspace tracing)''
 
* [[LTTng]] ''(Kernel and userspace tracing)''
* [[Setting up Zabbix|Zabbix]] ''(Monitor and track the status of network services and hardware)''
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* [[Zabbix|Zabbix - the professional complete manager]] ''(Monitor and track the status of network services and hardware)''
 
* [[Setting up A Network Monitoring and Inventory System]] ''(Nagios + OpenAudit and related components)'' <!-- draft, solution, Networking and Monitoring and Server -->
 
* [[Setting up A Network Monitoring and Inventory System]] ''(Nagios + OpenAudit and related components)'' <!-- draft, solution, Networking and Monitoring and Server -->
 
** [[Setting up NRPE daemon]] ''(Performs remote Nagios checks)'' <!-- Networking and Monitoring -->
 
** [[Setting up NRPE daemon]] ''(Performs remote Nagios checks)'' <!-- Networking and Monitoring -->
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== Complete Solutions ==
 
== Complete Solutions ==
 
* [[DIY Fully working Alpine Linux for Allwinner and Other ARM SOCs]]
 
* [[DIY Fully working Alpine Linux for Allwinner and Other ARM SOCs]]
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* [[Alpine on the Aopen Chromebase or Chromebox Mini with Mainline Kernel]]
 
* [[Replacing non-Alpine Linux with Alpine remotely]]
 
* [[Replacing non-Alpine Linux with Alpine remotely]]
 
* [[High performance SCST iSCSI Target on Linux software Raid]]
 
* [[High performance SCST iSCSI Target on Linux software Raid]]

Latest revision as of 18:37, 12 June 2021

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Welcome to Tutorials and Howtos, a place of basic and advanced configuration tasks for your Alpine Linux.

The tutorials are hands-on and the reader is expected to try and achieve the goals described in each step, possibly with the help of a good example. The output in one step is the starting point for the following step.

Howtos are smaller articles explaining how to perform a particular task with Alpine Linux, that expects a minimal knowledge from reader to perform actions.

IMPORTANT: contributions on those pages must be complete articles as well as requesting topics to be covered, don't override already made contributions. If you want to request a topic, please add your request in this page's Discussion.



New users and Newbies

Installation: Use cases

Postinstall: desktops and applications

Developers: compilers, IDE's and tools

Servers: deploy in production

Storage

Networking

Post-Install

Virtualization

Desktop Environment

Raspberry Pi

PowerPC

IBM Z (IBM z Systems)

Applications

Telephony

Mail

HTTP

Other Servers

  • Patchwork (Patch review management system)
  • Redmine (Project management system)
  • Request-Tracker (Ticket system)
  • OsTicket (Ticket system)
  • Trac (Enhanced wiki and issue tracking system for software development projects)

Monitoring

  • Webmin (A web-based interface for Linux system)
  • PhpPgAdmin (Web-based administration tool for PostgreSQL)
  • PhpMyAdmin (Web-based administration tool for MYSQL)
  • PhpSysInfo (A simple application that displays information about the host it's running on)
  • Linfo

Misc

Complete Solutions