A web hosting service often shortened to web host is a type of Internet hosting service that allows individuals and organizations to make their website accessible via the World Wide Web. Web hosts are companies that provide space on a server owned or leased for use by clients, as well as providing Internet connectivity, typically in a data center. Web hosts can also provide data center space and connectivity to the Internet for other servers located in their data center, called colocation , also known as housing in Latin America or France. Until , the Internet was restricted to use only " The World Wide Web protocols had only just been written   and not until the end of would there be a graphical web browser for Mac or Windows computers. To host a website on the internet , an individual or company would need their own computer or server. The owners of the websites, also called webmasters , would be able to create a website that would be hosted on the web hosting service's server and published to the web by the web hosting service. As the number of users on the World Wide Web grew, the pressure for companies, both large and small, to have an online presence grew. By , companies such as GeoCities , Angelfire and Tripod were offering free hosting.
A dedicated server is a server that exclusively performs a specific task or is assigned to a single user. Other frequently used terms are root server especially for hosting providers and Internet Service Providers ISPs who operate complete infrastructures or bare metal server. The special feature of a dedicated server is that it uses all resources for a single purpose. Otherwise, mixed use is often preferred for reasons of maximum load distribution. Dedicated servers are usually operated "headless", i. In this case, administration, configuration and access to data or services are performed exclusively via the network. Graphical interfaces such as web UI e. Plesk, DirectAdmin, Webmin, cloud services , tools for remote access e. VNC , or text-based consoles e. The customer is practically the owner and can access the rented hardware, its resources, and the operating system without restrictions.
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Before you start you will need ports , , and forwarded. There are many port forwarding guides available on the Internet so we will not be going over that process. Below you will find a video that shows you exactly how to setup a Dedicated Mordhau Server using Linux, You need no experience with Linux to set this up just to follow this video below:. If your server is running Docker , you can simply use:. The container will automatically update the game on startup, so if there is a game update just restart the container. If you want to launch another instance you can increment the environment variables, using -e --env :. As the root user, create a separate user as follows under which we will run the server. We do this as a security precaution: you should never run the server as root.
Several hosting providers can have a dedicated Debian server or services on a Debian server up and running for you within a matter of minutes, hours or days. This page is here to list providers of such services. Adding your company Please register an account in order to edit this page and add your company here. To edit this page we recommend registering an account based on your company name and a generic email address that will still be accessible if you ever leave the company. For editing other pages on this wiki, please register personal accounts.