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Linfo is a simple PHP application that displays information about the host it's running on. It's similar to Phpsysinfo.

The following stuff is shown

  • CPU Type
  • RAM Usage
  • PCI/USB devices
  • Hard drives
  • File system mounts
  • Network devices
  • Temps/Voltages via hddtemp/mbmon
  • Software raid arrays (either by mdadm or gmirror)
  • System load / number of processes, threads
  • Linux distribution, if possible

Install lighttpd and PHP

Install the additional packages:

apk add lighttpd php5-common php5-iconv php5-json php5-gd php5-curl php5-xml php5-pgsql php5-mysql php5-imap php5-cgi fcgi

apk add php5-pdo php5-pdo_pgsql php5-pdo_mysql php5-soap php5-xmlrpc php5-posix php5-mcrypt php5-gettext php5-ldap php5-ctype php5-dom

Configure Lighttpd

Edit lighttpd.conf

vi /etc/lighttpd/lighttpd.conf

Uncomment line:

include "mod_fastcgi.conf"

Edit mod_fastcgi.conf

vi /etc/lighttpd/mod_fastcgi.conf

Edit the section:




Start lighttpd service and add to needed runlevel

rc-service lighttpd start && rc-update add lighttpd default

Installation of Linfo

Create a directory named webapps

mkdir -p /usr/share/webapps/

Now get the current release of Linfo.

cd /usr/share/webapps/ wget

Unpack the archive in the current location and remove the archive afterwards.

tar -xzf linfo-2.0.3.tar.gz && rm linfo-2.0.3.tar.gz && mv linfo-2.0.3 linfo

A is needed to run Linfo. The fastest way is to make a copy of the template file.

cp linfo/ linfo/

Create a symlink that point to the webserver directory.

ln -s /usr/share/webapps/linfo/ /var/www/localhost/htdocs/linfo

Change the permission of the directory.

chmod -R 777 /usr/share/webapps/

Restart lighttpd

/etc/init.d/lighttpd restart

Now the page is up and running