Install Chrokee webserver in Ubuntu 10.10





Cherokee is a very fast, flexible and easy to configure Web Server. It supports the widespread technologies nowadays: FastCGI, SCGI, PHP, CGI, uWSGI, SSI, TLS and SSL encrypted connections, Virtual hosts, Authentication, on the fly encoding, Load Balancing, Apache compatible log files, Data Base Balancing, Reverse HTTP Proxy, Traffic Shaper, Video Streaming and much more.

Cherokee-Admin, a user friendly interface, provides a no-hassle configuration of the server. Check out the benchmarks and documentation to learn more, join our active Community and give it a try to squeeze your hardware to the fullest!


This section is intended for those who use Debian and Ubuntu and want to use the latest -and greatest- version of Cherokee when it is not yet available on the APT repositories. You can do several things besides installing manually.

For Ubuntu users, simply use the PPA repository. Normally when a new Cherokee version is released, the repositories will be swiftly updated. Simply type:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:cherokee-webserver

Now update and install

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install
Cherokee Cherokee-Admin