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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How can I cause WHM to allocate resources to only one account?

I have a Dedicated Server with cPanel/WHM management and I run one web-application in just one account, so I need all server power (RAM and CPU time) to be directed to this account. I just don't know ...
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Storing mail server data on multiple storage servers [closed]

I'm trying to provide an email service for my clients And i like to know is it possible to store mail-server data on different servers Something like cloud services I'm a beginner , And i have ...
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Do I need cPanel for a Rails application?

I'm migrating a Rails application to a dedicated server. Can it be set up without a cPanel installation? It seems like I could use just Apache and Passenger. Cheers!
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What are the affects of disabling CGI on my server to enable PHP CLI

I have a DS WHM - cpanel running apache / with litespeed I have a number of websites running on this server I need to run CLI on one of the sites the CGI module is enabled in the apache build. The ...
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WHM/CPanel system applying a per-user MySQL resource limit

Through testing of our server, I have come to the conclusion that our server is somehow limiting usage per user to MySQL. When I run mysqltuner.pl, the script pegs one of the processors for several ...
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Mail Authentication Randomly Failing

This started about 4 days ago on a production server. Clients started getting random incorrect password dialog boxes in their email programs, most use Outlook. This happens for email addresses on all ...
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Am I having too much swap? [closed]

Am I having too much swap space if my server is a 8GB physical ram and I would like to set my swap to 16GB. I am planning to use this server for shared hosting would like know.
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Centos , /dev/root is getting full. Cannot find disk space usage [duplicate]

First of all I am not a sysadmin and so this is all new for me. Running on :CENTOS 6.4 x86_64 , Cpanel/WHM 11.36.1 (build 6) Problem : My root disk is getting full but I cannot find the files that ...
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Editing the DNS records to receive emails into two email hosting providors?

I have a website and I tried to configure my domain to work my email on Outlook so that I can have my email addresses with my own domain. This worked sucessfully for me. I had two scenarios: ...
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Spam sent from fake email accounts on my domain [duplicate]

One of my clients is getting thousands of "Delivery Status Notification (Failure)" emails per day and it's replied to random email accounts that don't exist on the domain. The content of the emails ...
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Locking sub-directories from the view of certain users [closed]

I have certain sub-dirs that I do not want certain developers to have access to when they login via FTP. They need to view most files/dirs, but some are off limits. Is there any way to block viewing ...
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SpamAssassin: Spending responsability for user blocks

Currently 99% of my clients have their sites on hosts that use CPanel. In CPanel, there is available tool SpamAssassin (spam filter), where I manage the blocks of my clients, adding addresses to the ...
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Exchange server and Codeigniter email library [closed]

I have a site built with Codeigniter which uses the email library to automatically notify the site owner about enquiries entered in to a contact form. However, they use Exchange server and the ...
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WHM/CPANEL - High cpu and memory usage from Analog Stats

A single process is taking 100% of the cpu and 70% of the memory and starts every day on different account; /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/bin/analog +CIMAGEDIR /images/ +CDOMAINSFILE ...
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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 ...
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Should I reject email on SPF and/or DKIM failures? [duplicate]

I’m administering a mail server (cPanel/WHM) running Exim. It handles normally a few hundreds incoming emails per day for our customers. I’m not sure if I should reject SPF and/or DKIM failures for ...
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how to redirect from “https://www.example.com” to be “https://example.com”?

I want to know: How to redirect from .. https://www.example.com to be https://example.com via .htaccess or CPanel? As the SSL only installed on the one without "www", and when I visit the ...
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How to disable login into cpanel from doaminname.com:2082?

i am using WHM and cPanel on website when i goto mywebsite.com:2082 in browser address bar it shows the cpanel window and mywebsite.com:2087 it shows the WHM login window. is there any way to ...
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Fastest way to transfer files between servers [closed]

I am attempting to transfer a 8gb tar file from one cpanel server to another. I have root access on the new server and jailed shell on the old. I attempted to wget and curl but I am getting speeds ...
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GRE tunnel to a cPanel server shows default cPanel page

I have a DDoS protected VPS from BuyVM and I have a GRE tunnel to my cPanel server. My nameservers are set to the DDoS filtered IP. When I add a account on cPanel with the filtered IP as website IP, ...
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Why can't we contact a specific address range from inside our LAN?

We can't connect to a specific external server from inside our LAN. However we can connect to the same server from outside our LAN, at home, or using a mobile phone. It was working just fine for ...
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How can I configure a Ubuntu LAMP web server with permissions like CPanel?

I know how to set up a LAMP stack on Ubuntu pretty well for a single website / single user, but I'd like to allow multiple users to host multiple sites on a single server. This is for different ...
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What does “domain or user is in the queue only list. Message queued” mean?

Emails to my domain are periodically being delayed. I see in Exim's log file /var/log/exim_mainlog messages like the following: 2013-05-16 18:58:18 1Ud77q-0002ns-Rd <= email@my.host.name ...
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Setup Exim on cPanel to only send FROM authorized addresses for php

I run a cPanel host for my web clients, It has exim set as it's mail server. I have many clients running CMS'(mostly old joomla 1.5 which is nolonger maintained for security) that keep getting hacked ...
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DNS Zone in cPanel

This is the Zone of my Hostname : host.mydomain.com IN SOA ns1.mydomain.com host.mydomain.com IN NS ns1.mydomain.com host.mydomain.com IN NS ns2.mydomain.com host.mydomain.com IN A 111.111.111.111 ...
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Determine php script causing MySQL huge load

I'm running a young non-profit organization aiming at providing free and low cost web hosting. Since few days, our server load is around 1.5, sometimes raising to 7. top shows me that MySQL is the ...
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CPanel server went down, but not much in apache error log [closed]

I came in to work this morning and my CPanel server was down, and unresponsive. I did a hard reboot (VMware) and everything was OK after the reboot. I don't see anything in the apache error log. Where ...
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Is it typical to get brute force attack attempts on a brand new server?

I recently migrated to a new host, a VPS solution. From day one, I started getting WHM/cPanel notifications of brute force attack attempts via root on the main account, 3-4 times per day. I know this ...
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how to restore public_html folder in cpanel? [closed]

I have accidentally deleted public_html folder in cpanel. I don't have local backup of public_html folder. How can I recover my files?
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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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CNAME: cross-site redirections toward subdomains

Good day everyone, I saw many documentation about cname, but it couldn't help defining what was wrong with my approach. I am stuck on a CNAME problem. I would welcome your advice and tips there. ...
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Duplicate php files on cpanel shared hosting account? [closed]

2 php files with the same name in the same folder on my cpanel shared hosting account. How is this possible? What I remember is that when I uploaded a newer version of the file it did not ask me if ...
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SSL on WHM/CPanel

I am running cPanel/WHM on Apache server and have just installed an SSL certificate. I'm given the 'successfully installed' message when installing the SSL certificate, however when trying to visit ...
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SolusVM + OpenVZ + Second level quotas — how to enable?

I have a lot of CPanel clients and I've seen some host automatically enable secondary level quotas on signup. I was wondering how do I do that? Do I need to run a script on signup? Do I need to edit ...