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This tutorial is going to show you how to set up Shadowsocks proxy server on Ubuntu. Shadowsocks is a lightweight, fast, and secure Socks5 proxy to bypass Internet censorship. We will learn how to set up the server-side and how to configure the desktop client on Ubuntu. There are many implementations of Shadowsocks , this tutorial shows you how to use Shadowsocks-libev, because.
Step 1: Install Shadowsocks-libev Server on Ubuntu
I like to self-host my web applications and other applications like blog software and Git servers. This gives you a bit of independence from third-party services and the freedom to install any software with any configuration. Managing your own server has the drawback that it needs more effort than using a third party service. There is the initial setup that takes time, and after that, you have to manage and update the server periodically.
You can download, install and maintain your own GitLab instance. By default, the features of the free tier will be enabled - until you apply a license for a paid tier. Want to try GitLab Ultimate for 30 days? Linux installation is quicker to install, easier to upgrade and contains features to enhance reliability not found in other methods. Install via a single package also known as Omnibus that bundles all the different services and tools required to run GitLab. Next, install Postfix to send notification emails. If you want to use another solution to send emails please skip this step and configure an external SMTP server after GitLab has been installed.