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Pointing subdomain (from cpanel, hosting company) to an external public IP

How can I create a subdomain from a public IP and an existing domain name ? I have a website hosted by an external hosting company.: www.example.com I have a public IP (not real): 127.180.150.20 ...
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What does Courier do with undeliverable messages?

On Wednesday we had an unrelated email issue with our host, and they made some changes which included removing our domain, foo.com, from /etc/local_domains. This had some far-reaching (and difficult ...
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Why can't some CPanel Webmail users login from only one location? [closed]

I need some help with a Cpanel Webmail situation our client is having. This is my first question here. Hope I'm clear in explaining: Three users(and possibly more) at one of our clients can't login ...
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How to Keep Server Disk Space to Minimum on a cPane/WHM LAMP Server

I have a LAMP Server controlled by cPanel/WHM. I routinely run the following commands to free-up disk space from unneeded and unnecessary files and directories: yum clean all rm -rf /home/*/tmp/* rm ...
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cPanel / CentOS 5.10 upgrade to 6.4 recommendations

We've got a server running cPanel on CentOS 5.10 currently, and I'm considering whether it's worthwhile or even wise to look at upgrading to CentOS 6.4. The server is virtualised on 2012 R2 Hyper-V, ...
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cPanel on CentOS: PHP with ZIP?

I've been tasked with a project to install PHP 5.2.x so that it has the ZIP extension onto a CentOS server that is already running PHP via cPanel / Easy Apache. Apparently cPanel's version of PHP ...
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Pointing main domain to another server while keeping subdomains in same place

I have a domain I want to point to my github pages site. However, I want to keep the subdomain old.mysite.com pointing at the current server (as this is an archive of my old php blog, which github ...
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Do cPHulk Brute Force Protection Settings Effect Hosts?

Question: Do my settings (shown below) prevent visitors from getting to any of the public web sites on my server if their ISP's IP Address has been blocked/black-listed through cPHulk Brute Force ...
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cPanel File Manager Upload Not Working

I have recently tried to upload a file through cPanel File Manager and it is stuck at "Starting upload…". It doesn't show any percentage or any sign of starting. The file in question is only a few KB ...
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Too many httpd processes on my Cpanel VPS [closed]

For months my VPS has been doing fine. But since last week I saw Mysql server stopped two times and I was told that it was some load issue. I don't want to upgrade due to budget issue. Yesterday when ...
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cPanel IPTables custom rules

I'm trying to allow a host access to port 3306 by IP. I've added the rule and ran an iptables-save and also service iptables save. These commands show as "OK" with no reported errors. And this works ...
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view external: query (cache) denied on bind9/named

Is this an attack? I get a lot of : view external: query (cache) denied in the /var/log/messages
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Redirecting a domain in cPnael Results in /cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask it or if it should be over on StackExchange, feel free to redirect me! I had a domain www.sample.co.uk (primary) & .com (forward) My client has ...
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Worker MPM or Prefork? [closed]

I understand that there is a comparison topic between the two modules here but this is different. I was contacting cPanel support in order to help me freeing up some memory usage on the VPS. They ...
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Regular server downtime of 6 to 12 minutes on Centos 6.5 with Apache 2.4.7

I am having continues server downtime of at 6 - 12 minutes on my new dedicated server. I had this issue before on my old server and my hosting provider managed to fix it. Now I migrated to a new ...
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Increase TMP size Centos 6.5 whm/cpanel

I'd like to increase it from 2G to 10G Using CENTOS 6.5 WHM 11.40.1 (build 11) I have tried: #vi /scripts/securetmp and looked for a line like “my $tmpdsksize” its not there. But this is what is ...
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Where is phpmyadmin installed on linux web server

I have centos with cpanel whm. I have phpmyadmin installed on whm. i want to know where is the folder where phpmyadmin is installed something like /var/www/whm/phpmyadmin
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BIND/named: zone sigilhosting.com/IN: not loaded due to errors

It's been working perfectly until my cPanel license expired and I had to renew it. I keep getting this error when running named-checkzone: zone sigilhosting.com/IN: NS 'ns1.sigilhosting.com' has no ...
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How to change the document roots of multiple parked domain names?

I was able to change the document root of one of my parked domain name using the method described here: Change the document root of a parked domain? by rutiolma. Although, when I tried adding another ...
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How to turn off mod_security 2 on apache cpanel?

Preface I have been banging my head searching and trying to figure out why I am getting a 406 error on some occasions: Not Acceptable: An appropriate representation of the requested resource / could ...
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how to install pgsql_pdo? [closed]

I need to install pgsql_pdo but getting this error via root@server5 [~]# pecl install pdo_pgsql root/tmp/pear/PDO/pdo_dbh.c:1139: error: ‘zend_internal_function’ has no member named ...
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How can I block a redirect by my hosting provider to cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi [closed]

I run a couple of hosted domains in a shared hosting package with cpanel. I did not think it was worth paying for an ssl certificate so opted for a self signed certificate instead but the ...
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How to deal with lots of requests for “\x80d\x01\x03\x01” in cpanel/apache?

I'm seeing a lot of these in the apache error log, from many different client IPs: Invalid method in request \x80d\x01\x03\x01 with "lots" i mean several per second, constantly. None of these IPs ...
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Hostname resolves, domain does not

I just finished setting up WHM on a new server running CentOS 6. My hostname is set as n.env.ms. If I go to the hostname I get the standard cPanel "Default Homepage". If I try to go to env.ms I get ...
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SMTP issue causing mail to not be forwarded?

When I send an email to something@mydomain.com, expecting it to be forwarded to myemail@gmail.com via the default address set up in cPanel, it just never arrives.. If I set up an email account in ...
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Finding IP address of an FTP account before DNS is updated

Ive gone through serverfault.com for various similar questions, but couldnt find the relevant one. I am at sixes and sevens with regards to server relate stuff. So my client have a vps and already ...
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Download server backups w/ FTP but not with root

On a dedicated server I've setup backup to run every week, the problem I'm facing is that the backup folder and all it's sub-folders are rwx------ and root as the owner, I'm planning to have some sync ...
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Server wait time increases to over 5 seconds

http://i.stack.imgur.com/pxqRp.png As you can see in the above pingdom report screenshot, the wait time for this website http://quotepix.com and all other websites on the server have shot up to ...
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performance monitoring on server

I think the tool name is SARS? I have CPanel host and need to monitor loads and such. What tool and how do I do it? I'm just wanting to be able to tie in load average with a site randomly not loading ...
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Pause cronjobs for an account (WHM/cpanel)

Is it possible to stop all cronjobs for a particular cpanel user? The cronjobs should be resumable when required later. There are several hundred cronjobs running under this user. Only this user's ...
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Rsync backup - detect new directory and backup only from that directory

New cpanel daily backup is creating separate directories for daily backup. This creates problem when I try to user rsync to do an offsite backup since I would like to rsync only latest data. E.g. On ...
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(Free?) Hosting Control Panels

I've installed and used both cPanel and Plesk on my dedicated servers in the past and I truly enjoyed the features and simplicity of cPanel (specially the auto-update feature in WHM), recently (a ...
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trace security hole for culprit random “post” mail files

Running a shared cpanel server with so many layers of security, but somehow someone is able to upload randomly named files with post, spamming out from random users on the box. Examples <?php if ...
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trying to mount secondary drive

centos 6 64bit Trying to mount a BACKUP drive used previously on another server prior to a recent primary drive hard drive failure. root@server097 [~]# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 160.0 GB, ...
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Check if port is open or closed on a Linux server using SSH?

How can I check if a port is open or closed on a Linux server (running Cent OS 5 and cPanel) using SSH? EDIT: And how can I open the port if it is closed? Thanks, James
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CloudLinux server won't boot [closed]

I have a cPanel server, running Cloud Linux, it's a dedicated server that originally ran CentOS 6.4 and SoftRaid 1. I converted it to CloudLinux after a fresh re-install. I didn't have a need to ...
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Cpanel return 404 when I try to use the urls domain.ext/cpanel and domain.ext/webmail

I am running a web server using "CloudLinux Server release 6.4" with installed the CPanel 11.38.2.7. The problem is that suddenly, the server stoped serving the CPanel pages, such as the webmail and ...
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Hostname issue on server

Email from WHM/CPANEL Your hostname (HOSTIT) could not be resolved to an IP address. This means that /etc/hosts is not set up correctly, and/or there is no dns entry for HOSTIT. Please be sure that ...
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Is it possible to host reduntant email service using cPanel and cloud hosting or any other solution?

We have one dedicated server on which around 50 client domains are hosted using WHM / cPanel. This server went down and our clients emails (and websites) also stopped working. How can we offer a ...
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Intermittent DNS failures depending on user's DNS setings

I manage a VPS which hosts a forum and recently we migrated from one physical VPS host to another in the same company, with a downtime of about 48h and all configuration was made with cpanel full ...
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Can I do batch password change of all email in a cPanel account? [closed]

Does anyone know of a way to reset the password of one or more email addresses in a cPanel account from the command line? Thanks
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apache cpanel directory permissions suexephp

I have installed USVN on a cPanel server. but i can either browse the repositories Or access the usvn administration panel. but not both at the same time. What makes one of them accessible is the ...
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cPanel and forwarding logs to the remote syslog server

I have fully working remote syslog server which receiving logs from servers and devices. I have try to setup cPanel/WHM syslog to forward logs to that remote server but so far I'm not seeing anything ...
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Spamassassin checks for first attachment only?

How to block zip attachments containing virus, cpanel. I'm making understanding how spamassassin works. I changed Antivirus.pm plugin so it also checks for zip & other compression format. I ...
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Low-traffic WordPress website on Apache keeps crashing server [closed]

I have recently moved my low-moderate traffic (1000 UAUs, 5000 pageviews on a busy day) website from shared hosting to a Centos 6 64-bit VPS with Apache and cPanel running on 4 quad-core processor ...
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php 5.3.x [PATH=<path>] and [HOST=<host>] configuration directive

Can anyone explain how i can use theses directives? I found official documentation here. But not much explained. Here is problem. Server A is running cpanel, php 5.3.10 php.ini contains this: ...
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mails arrives to JUNK/SPAM

I've a problem on my dedicated server, everytime i send e-mail from my domain the messages arrives to junk or spam folder. I configured the PTR, SPF and DKIM records but nothing changed. Its ...
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cPanel multiple email forwarders and CC duplicates

I have a straightforward setup here: User A forwarder forwards to B and C. When user C receives an e-mail and A has been CCed, two e-mails are delivered to user C. Up to 5 copies are being delivered ...
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Configure Domain on VPS Running Cpanel to EC2

I have a VPS, that is running cpanel, which I want to configure to point to an ec2 instance. I'm slightly confused which settings on Advanced DNS Zone Editor under cpanel I need to change to properly ...
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What happens when you have both an A Record and a Name Server? [closed]

So, I have a friend trying to do something funky between his primary domain and subdomains. He ultimately needs blog.hisdomain.com to point to a silly cPanel host and his primary domain to point to a ...