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I have a debian 6 server. I want to know which packages I should install for a production web server? Maybe some advices on configuring production web server. Thanks.

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closed as not a real question by Bart De Vos, Sven, Ward, symcbean, MadHatter May 25 '12 at 9:42

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Your question is way too vague -- we have no idea what kind of service you are going to run. Do you need PHP? If, what PHP modules you need? Do you need Python/Java? Will it be a high-traffic site needing something like Varnish and memcached? Do you use database? If, what? And so on... the question list is endless. –  Janne Pikkarainen May 25 '12 at 8:24

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Only those which you will actually need. Keeping unneeded services off a production server is just one of the ways of making sure things run smoothly.

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