== Installation ==
 
== Installation ==
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=== ''Compiling Yourself on a GNU/Linux System'' ===
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=== Installing from sources on a GNU/Linux system ===
You will need to obtain the latest version of the [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=121032&package_id=132537 source code] in order to compile {{Fail2ban}} yourself. Once you have done this, change to the directory where you downloaded the source code and execute the following:<br/>
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You will need to obtain the latest version of the [http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=121032&package_id=132537 source code] in order to compile {{Fail2ban}} yourself. Once you have done this, change to the directory where you downloaded the source code and execute the following:
<code>tar zxvjf fail2ban-x.x.x.tar.bz2</code><br/>
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You will not have the {{Fail2ban}} source code extracted to a directory under the current working directory. You must now move to the new directory.
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