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PHP use socket connection when use “localhost”, but when use 127.0.0.1 use tcp

I have a cPanel server where i move the mysql service into another server, all databases has ben moved by mysqldump and it work very well. On cPanel server, where there are all php sites, i just ...
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How to prevent hackers from accessing my cPanel through a hostname instead of IP? [on hold]

On my new dedicated server in which I have cPanel and WHM, I keep getting daily "large number of failed attempts to login from xxx" where xxx is an IP. So I blocked massive amounts of entire IP ...
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how to install pcntl and sysvsem on cpanel and compile them [on hold]

i new to php,, i am using centos 6.5 ,, i need to install pcntl and sysvsem on cpanel.. i tried installing pcntl with /var/cpanel/easy/apache/rawopts/PHP-5.4.34 and added –enable-pcntl to that ...
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Can email be hosted on a different server than the website?

While of course the answer in general is a resounding yes, this is my particular issue. A person has a website "example.com" that is hosted unfortunately at hostgator. There email "@example.com" is ...
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fail2ban not banning properly

I set up fail2ban on a cpanel server running CSF. In order to avoid collisions, I removed all filters except common.conf and the one filter I need it for, apache-postflood.conf. My post flood conf is ...
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How do ISPs handle Customer IPs blocked by WebHost

At my ISP, we issue static IP addresses to customers. A lot of times, we get complaints from our users unable to access their websites or emails from their IPs (but same sites and mails are accessible ...
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DNS Redirect: which method should I choose? [closed]

Through the administration panel of my hosting account, for www.example.com, I can access an option that allows me to create manual DNS Redirects. Let's say I have a VPS with a public Apache ...
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Cpanel/CSF Firewall: Excessive resource usage notification

I am getting the following, and before I take any action I need to know if this is actually excessive resources or if i should just increase my notification threshold. lfd on sv1.server.com: ...
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Setup cPanel to use MX records defined at domain registrar level (and not local MX records) [closed]

I use cPanel (without whm on this account) for a number of domains within the same account. For some of these accounts we are only using the related hosting for website hosting, the email is hosted ...
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Cannot resolve host as non-root user

I recently setup a VPS server running Centos 6.5 together with Web Host Manager. My current problem is that I can't resolve hostname either by nslookup or ping on the command line. But when I login ...
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Restricting exim users to access emails from specific IPs

I have Cpanel on a centos server having Exim as an MTA. The issue I am facing is that I have more that 100 users and their passwords are leaked most of time and then someone from our external network ...
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How do I map root domain to external subdomain [duplicate]

I'm trying to map somedomain.com to here.anotherdomain.com. I can do any sub domains of the original using a CNAME but the root domain ( somedomain.com ) needs an A record. This is currently set to ...
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Unable to set up 123-reg SSL's intermediate certificate on WHM?

I recently had an SSL certificate set for a domain on my VPS. Later I found out that it required an intermediate certificate to function properly on all devices. The SSL in question is 123-reg's ...
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cPanel Restoration Queue Hanging

I'm using cPanel backup/restore to restore some accounts after a server crash. I placed several accounts in the restore queue and started the process. It got to one account and has been frozen since. ...
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Virtual Interface IP on cpanel not working

I am new cpanel and whm world !! I have a physical server in my office ,configured with WHM . Setup : Mail server Server is inside LAN,Total 13 IPs configured eth5 192.168.100.254 #Main IP ...
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Standalone DNS performance for 2 servers

If i use standalone dns (cpanel dns only , powerdns, maradns etc) for managing my main nameservers what would the effect be on performance for clients who have A records set at the domain registrar ...
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Sites not accessible after running permission fix, possible DNS error?

I have a problem with my current VPS server running CentOS 6 and is managed with WHM and cPanel. All my websites were being created from WHM and are located in the /home directory (ownership: ...
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Installing PHP 5.2.17 from WHM/Cpanel server by replacing 5.4.31

Recently we purchased a dedicated server with WHM/Cpanel. The PHP version installed on the server is 5.4.31. But i want to downgrade the pHP version from 5.4.31 to PHP 5.2.17 as to run some old ...
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Fixing return path not verified issue on Amazon SES

I am using amazon SES along with exim on my cpanel server for sending emails. Now I came across a strange problem. I created some email forwarders in my cpanel. SES is not forwarding mails to those. ...
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why is php-fpm running as nobody?

I recently installed php-fpm on my server (CENTOS 6.5 x86_64 standard, WHM 11.44.1 (build 7)) following the instructions here: ...
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I need to augment my output to include cat-ing a file in this Bash script

I have a script querying a remote server based on user input and looks for the last modified date of a file. It works, however, contained in the file is a string that I need to have displayed as well ...
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Autodiscover URL redirection from cPanel Apache to different Subdomain URL on an IIS/Exchange server

== The Current Situation: == We have a web and DNS server for contoso.com (10.10.10.1) This web server 10.10.10.1 is also the mail server for @fubar.contoso.com We then have another server for MS ...
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cPanel/WHM not writing to server [closed]

In WHM when I edit any settings it will modify it in WHM but it will not write the changes to the servers. Ex. I am configuring the nameserver IPs in WHM but when I look at the file where it is ...
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SSH connection gets dropped when attempting to deploy site using rocketeer

I'm trying to deploy a Laravel site to a development server (cPanel based) using Rocketeer. I am having a problem maintaining the SSH connection, and the server is dropping the connection after ...
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VPS CPU usage very high

I just switched my hosting to a VPS. I will admit that server admin is something I am very very new at. Anyhow, I am getting repeated emails about my server load exceeding 100% so i clearly need to ...
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APNS server side Entrust certificate installation process

To ensure you can continue to validate your server's connection to the Apple Push Notification service, you will need to update your push notification server with a copy of the 2048-bit root ...
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Update Incoming and Outgoing Setting

I'm soon going to transfer a client from an existing server elsewhere. Their current server uses the following for its incoming and outgoing mail settings: example.com My client has over 20 ...
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auto-reset of cpanel passwords every month

I am wondering is there away to automatically every calendar month reset all the cpanel account passwords on a VPS server? I have WHM and cPanel, I am worried about our sites being attacked, and ...
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Can't seem to install pdo-mysql extension on RHEL6 server

I'll try to be clear, I don't have a lot of server experience, but I'll tell you what I know: I'm trying to install Magento on a site, but I kept getting an error, after looking at the error logs, ...
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If I don't want subdomains to send out email, do I need SPF records for them?

I have a main domain with (now) valid SPF record, but we also programmatically create lots and lots of subdomains for clients via cpanel PHPXML API. These subdomains are not intended to send any mail. ...
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proxypass /jenkins to port 8080?

Hi I have a VPS running cpanel and it is also running Jenkins on port 8080 I have used proxypass in the Apache config to redirect jenkins.rystuff.net to port 8080 but was wondering if there is a way ...
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WHM/cPanel SSL certificate and two different subdomains per machine/IP

I have two servers with WHM/cPanel installed - server1.mydomain.com and server2.mydomain.com, and I would like to install WHM SSL certificate on both machines (different IPs). My question is do I ...
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Where does cPanel, Apache, or Nginx log php script access?

Synopsis Earlier today a website went down due to some database issues. After some investigation I found out that some tables were missing data. In order for me to rule out "accidental deletion" by ...
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PHP list Configuration With VPS

I have with VPS with 2GB Ram Here are some details.. total used free shared buffers cached Mem: 1922356 1801120 121236 0 127448 1034404 -/+ ...
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How can I install phalcon (or any custom PHP module/extension) on my shared cPanel web host? [closed]

Is it possible to install phalcon (a custom PHP PECL extension/module) on a shared web hosting service that uses cPanel, or is it normally something that requires root access? That is, can I still ...
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WHM - using SSH, what settings to change to enable login via MYIP:2086 / MYIP:2087

I somehow introduced an error into my setup. All the sites are still displaying properly, and I can access via putty quite nicely. But I cannot access WHM. I had set it to force login via the ...
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Unable to restart MySQL server on CENTOS 6.5 x86_64 kvm – server (WHM/cPanel)

I am not able to restart MySQL server on CENTOS 6.5 x86_64 kvm – server (WHM/cPanel). I am getting following error while trying to restart the MySQL server. Waiting for mysql to ...
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How to get count of email accounts per user in cPanel? [closed]

This question is similar: Finding out the total number of email accounts in a cPanel server which I would love to comment on, but can't because of reputation. This one-liner works well to get a total ...
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Moving cpanel location from /usr/local to /home

My /usr partition is almost full, and it seems that the most practical option is to move the largest directory /usr/local/cpanel which is almost 4GB, to /home. Something like: Create link to new ...
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SSH Mounted Drive, home directory for websites changed

A week or so ago I had a new hard drive added onto my dedicated server for additional storage because I am placing a video site up on the server and will be storing a lot of videos. So I wanted to ...
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To know if a file was downloaded or not

This' been a long time on my mind. If I have some files in my documentroot (public_html) available for download and I give the download link to someone to download the file - how do I verify if it has ...
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Using Microsoft Exchange Online to host emails but still allow piped emails in cPanel

I want to use Microsoft Exchange Online to host my emails. I understand this involves changing MX records to point to Microsoft's servers. My issue is that in cPanel I have some piped email address ...
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Is it possible to prevent DDoS attacks? [closed]

I recently read that certain industries—including the one I work in—are more likely than others to be targeted by a DDoS attack. Can you give me some tips on how to prevent DDoS attacks?
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Exim To Include Internal Email When Sending

I wonder if you can help me out... at the moment were using exim to relay our emails to an smtp_relay. The only problem is if the user exists and has an email address it won't exit the server and ...
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No PHP-GD package available on Yum… But it is

What I've done so far Installed CentOS 6.5 x64 Installed cPanel Added REMI and EPEL repositories to the system Tried yum --enablerepo=remi,epel install php-gd The response: No package php-gd ...
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DISKWarn Running out of space [closed]

I have a dedicated server and for the past few days i am getting these email notifications about the file system running out of space. I am looking for the best and easiest way to fix this. Any ...
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Cannot use php-intl extension on CentOS with cPanel

I have CentOS release 6.5 (Final) with cPanel installed. And I need to use php-intl extension. Therefore, I installed it via pecl module installation through cPanel. I had also to install libicu via ...
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How to change cPanel URL? Example: mydomain.com/cpanel

I want to change my website's cPanel URL/path for security reasons. I have a VPS with shell root access, running centOS 6.5 64-bit. I want to change cPanel path for my website on the VPS to be ...
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Saving email from cPanel and integrating it to postfix.

I have a shared hosting environment with cPanel installed managing all email creation, forwarding and all other tasks. But now I have moved to VPS using CentOs and already installed postfix, dovecot, ...
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cPanel Change SMTP send port [closed]

Our ISP blocks outbound port 25 (annoying) and we are currently paying for a relay service. One of our clients on the server is running a high traffic website and pretty much everyone who goes on the ...