install Nginx, SSL Let's Encrypt, PHP, MySQL, Postfix on Ubuntu 19.10 x64 (Eoan Ermine)

November 13, 2019 663 views
Nginx PHP Ubuntu Let's Encrypt

Hello,
Here is a tutorial to install Nginx, let’s encrypt SSL, PHP7.3, MySQL, PHPmyadmin Postfix on Ubuntu 19.10 x64 (Eoan Ermine).

I just finished an installation without any problem.

package version :

  • nginx-extras 1.16.1
  • php7.3 fpm 7.3.11
  • mysql 8.0.18
  • phpmyadmin 4.6.6-5
  • postfix 3.4.5-1
  • certbot
  • certbot-dns-digitalocean

update & upgrade

$ sudo apt update
$ sudo apt upgrade

install nginx-extras 1.16.1

$ wget --no-check-certificate http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/n/nginx/nginx-extras_1.16.1-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install ./nginx-extras_1.16.1-0ubuntu2_amd64.deb

install php7.3 fpm 7.3.11

$ wget --no-check-certificate  http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/php7.3/php7.3-fpm_7.3.11-0ubuntu0.19.10.1_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install ./php7.3-fpm_7.3.11-0ubuntu0.19.10.1_amd64.deb

install mysql-server 8.0.18 & mysql-client 8.0.18

  1. download the MySQL repositories

    $ wget –c https://dev.mysql.com/get/mysql-apt-config_0.8.14-1_all.deb
    
  2. install the MySQL repositories

    $ sudo apt-get install ./mysql-apt-config_0.8.14-1_all.deb
    
  3. Refresh the Repositories

    $ sudo apt-get update
    
  4. Install MySQL

    $ sudo apt-get install mysql-server
    
  5. Set up MySQL Security

    $ sudo mysql_secure_installation
    
  6. Start, Stop, or Check Status of MySQL Service

    $ sudo service mysql status
    $ sudo service mysql stop
    $ sudo service mysql start
    

install phpmyadmin 4.6.6-5

$ wget --no-check-certificate http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/universe/p/phpmyadmin/phpmyadmin_4.6.6-5_all.deb
$ sudo apt-get install ./phpmyadmin_4.6.6-5_all.deb

enable Firewall for http, https, SMTP, IMAP, IMAPS, POP3, POP3S

$ sudo ufw allow 'OpenSSH'
$ sudo ufw allow 'Nginx Full'
$ sudo ufw allow 22
$ sudo ufw allow 80
$ sudo ufw allow 443
$ sudo ufw allow 143
$ sudo ufw allow 993
$ sudo ufw allow 110
$ sudo ufw allow 995
$ sudo ufw enable
$ sudo ufw status

install Postfix 3.4.5-1

$ wget --no-check-certificate http://archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/pool/main/p/postfix/postfix_3.4.5-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install ./postfix_3.4.5-1ubuntu1_amd64.deb

install SSL certificate

Retrieve and automatically renew Let’s Encrypt SSL Wildcard Certificates
with the plugin certbot-dns-digitalocean and API DigitalOcean. The
dns_digitalocean plugin automates the process of completing a dns-01
challenge (DNS01) by creating, and subsequently removing, TXT records
using the DigitalOcean API.

  1. create token here: https://cloud.digitalocean.com/settings/api/tokens

  2. install certbot and the certbot-dns-digitalocean plugin

    $ sudo apt install certbot
    $ sudo apt install python3-certbot-dns-digitalocean
    $ sudo certbot certonly --dns-digitalocean --dns-digitalocean-credentials ~/.secrets/certbot/digitalocean.ini --dns-digitalocean-propagation-seconds 60 -d domain.tld -d *.domain.tld```
    
  1. renewal of certificates. renew the certificate every Monday night, and restart nginx

    $ sudo crontab -e
    30 4 * * 1 certbot renew
    40 4 * * 1 /etc/init.d/nginx reload
    
  2. check config & restart Nginx

    $ sudo nginx -t
    $ sudo /etc/init.d/nginx reload
    

DONE

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  • Hey @Nicolas2020 this is great!

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Hello, @Nicolas2020

Thanks for sharing this with the community! :)

Regards,
Alex

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