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Isomorphic Go by Kamesh Balasubramanian

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Provisioning the server

The server in this demonstration, and the servers mentioned in subsequent demonstrations in this chapter will be running Ubuntu Linux version 16.04 LTS on Linode, a provider of virtual private server (VPS) instances. We will be running Linode's default stock image of Ubuntu 16.04 without making any kernel modifications.

When we issue any commands in this chapter prefaced with sudo, we assume that your user account is part of the sudoers group. If you are using the server's root account, you need not preface the command with sudo.

We will create a less-privileged user called igweb by issuing the following command:

$ sudo adduser igweb

After running the adduser command, you will be prompted to enter additional information ...

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