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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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file system rootfs, which is mounted at /, reached warn status because it is 90% full

I have a dedicated server with OVH. Problem is that i keep receiving warnings that the / is getting full. Yesterday it was 89%, today it is 90% and tomorrow it will probably be 91%. It keeps ...
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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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Would cPanel or Plesk slow down my site/server?

My senior sysadmin told me that if I install cPanel or Plesk (or other panel) on a client's machine as it would slow down the server/site (WordPress on LAMP). This doesn't seem to make logical or ...
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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 ...
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Protecting Exim queue from spammers and hogging system resources

Is there a way to protect Exim from spammers? Today had someone sign up and spam the queue with a bunch of e-mails. I run CPanel and have it so Exim only allows so many per hour but the system hit a ...
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WHM - Is there a way to add an index.php to a newly deployed domain [closed]

Just a quick and simple question, is there a way to add an index.php to the public_html, to a newly deployed domain ? from whm ? Thanks, Alin
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Subdomain redirect and masking with DNS records only (cPanel)

I know this works as I've seen it few times. I'm just unable to make it work, altough I've been trying for last 4-5 days. So here is what I'm trying to achieve. On this sub-domain: - ...
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How to enable mod_userdir for specific user on cpanel?

I know that in cPanel/WHM you can allow users to preview their site using http://server_ip/~username Any ideas on how to do this?
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Using fake MX records to combat spam

I have a client that is getting heavily spammed.. it's the 15th of the month and POP3 bandwidth is almost 100 GB (yes GB..lol!) there are only 7 e-mail account on this domain. I installed SpamAssassin ...
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CentOS running CPanel ran out of space, cannot start mysql or mysqld

I have a CentOS 6 server which is running CPanel. SugarCRM was installed on a playground domain and nothing further was done with it. I began to notice an unbelievable drop in available space, and ...
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Changing Server's default page [closed]

I have a server (and a static IP), but not have a domain yet. But i still want to use it with IP address and upload my web page. When I write the IP address, I am redirected to a ...
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How to Update CPanel Via SSH

I am on a server running CentOS 5 with WHM WHM 11.36.2 (build 0). Is there a way to update Cpanel using SSH or should I use the package manager of WHM?
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DDOS on Mail server? [duplicate]

My server has been down most of the day, running top shows several Apache processes (httpd) each one using 70% or more of the CPU, and MySql eating almost all memory. I have tried rebooting the ...
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MX Record with Google Apps and Hosting

I am a web dev, but I rarely config DNS/A record/MX records. I have a client who registered a new domain name with Google Apps trial, which means the domain name is registered with GoDaddy and the ...
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Preventing back connect in Cpanel servers

We run a Cpanel server and someone gained access to almost all accounts using the following steps: 1) Gained access to an user account due to weak password. Note: this user didn't had shell access. ...
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CentOS dedicated server hangs and discovers new hardware every 3 to 10 hours

I have a dedicated server since March 2013 with CentOS release 6.4 (Final) and CPanel 11.38.1 (build 15) with [Apache/2.2.24 (Unix) PHP/5.2.17]. The server has only one website with traffic about 2000 ...
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curl from localhost gets 404

We have a cPanel host running on centos that has got me stumped. I am trying to use curl from the command line to trigger a specific web page. However I keep getting 404 errors for the specific page ...
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How to get rid of ebury malware / trojan on Centos / cpanel [duplicate]

I have a server with cPanel installed on Centos 5.9. Three days ago, my server provider told me I'm infected by "Ebury Trojan". I read a lot of things saying that the openSSH server coming with ...
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500 No response from subprocess (php): subprocess exited with status 127

Got an issue at the moment, where any of the cpanel webmails are accessed, we are getting 500 No response from subprocess (php): subprocess exited with status 127 I've tried the following; yum ...
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WHM VPS for single site, only 1 ip. How to dedicate it? [closed]

I have a VPS with WHM/cPanel (11.38) installed on it. I only have 1 IP and I won't be able to get any more. The VPS will only have 1 site on there. I need to install a SSL certificate for the ...
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Can you have multiple PHP 5.x versions with cPanel 11.3x?

I've been Googling around for a while on this one but I haven't found a good answer yet! Is it possible to set up cPanel 11.3x so that it can run different versions of PHP 5.x (e.g. 5.2, 5.3 and ...
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setting up subdomain wildcard: configured A record, VirtualHost… still does not work

Running Apache on CentOS, trying to setup wildcard subdomains, basically I want .mydomain.com to point to mydomain.com With cPanel I added *.mydomain.com With WHM I made sure that A record is ...
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WHM/cPanel differented bandwidth count [closed]

there are two kinds of traffic in my country: internal and external. All traffic inside of the country is free, but all outside traffic is enormously expensive. So I need WHM/cPanel to count all ...
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How to set up hosting on Heroku and email forwarders on a WHM (cPanel)?

I'm using DNSimple for managing my records, hosting my site at Heroku and I want to use a Linux WHM (cPanel) for managing emails forwarding. Hosting works, but I'm having a hard time getting emails ...
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Cpanel Exim4.69 relaying to amazon SES

I have a server with cpanel installed. The smtp server on the machine is exim4.69. I would like to use amazon SES(simple email service) as the sending method, but keep exim functional for handling ...
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In cPanel, clicking on phpMyAdmin leads to “downloading of index.php”

I have a dedicated server with cPanel WHM 11.26.8 on it which when I select phpMyAdmin, opens a new window and then tries to download index.php (which is always thankfully empty!). It doesnt happen ...
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UAE and the mysteries of unreachable websites

I write here because I'm really lost, please stay with me because it's not easy to explain. A company asked me to set-up a private server, now I'm a programmer so I got a solution with technical ...
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Correctly configure nameservers with cPanel

I just bought a VPS with cPanel/WHM. My hosting provider gave me 3 dedicated IP addresses with my plan. I read on the internet that I should use 2 IPs for my nameservers and the other one as the main ...
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Testing DNS configuration of domain by using hosts file?

I'm currently migrating a website to another server, and want to test the DNS configuration (more specifically, email mx records) before moving the domain over. I've configured the DNS on the new ...