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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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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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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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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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Will cPanel and Minecraft run fine together? [closed]

I'm planning to buy a dedicated server. I'd really like to get cPanel running on it, as I really like the way it makes everything easy :D. However, the main reason I'm getting the server is for a ...
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Box Trapper Phobia [closed]

Is box trapper bad for web hosting on shared servers? Reason I ask is no one uses it because of the CSF message Having boxtrapper enabled can very easily lead to your server being listed in ...
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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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cpanel account transfers failing: ERROR: Failed to dump one or more databases

Getting this error when transferring multiple accounts via whm transfer utility: ERROR: Failed to dump one or more databases I was told this by a cpanel tech Here is the specific error I'm seeing ...
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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 FTP account sym link permissions [closed]

I would like to give a potential developer temporary access to some of my projects. I have almost everything in its own subdomain, and each directory is a sibling to my public_html directory. It looks ...
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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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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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WHM/Cpanel: Sub accounts with most hits? [closed]

I have a standard reseller hosting account. The main account has WHM and all sub accounts run cpanel. All sub accounts also have stats on them in the form of: AWStats Webalizer My question is, is ...
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Possibility Cross File Permission Overwrite WHM/cPanel

I have 2 separate cPanel accounts, says "site1" and "site2" In "site1" there is security hole which allow the attacker to upload a shell file. I wonder why the attacker could access the files and ...
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Emails from server going to junk/spam in Outlook and Gmail [duplicate]

Althought I have setup my rDNS correctly and have SPF and DomainKeys setup on my cPanel server I'm still getting all emails sent from our mailserver to spam, unless the domain is whitelisted by the ...
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Full-featured web server (cPanel, Softaculous) running under VMware for multiple projects? [closed]

I love working on WordPress installations locally, mainly because of the speed. No lag, no overworked web hosts. Super-snappy, instant response. I found quite a few ready-to-use solutions in the ...
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DNS management for WHMCS / cPanel? [closed]

I currently have WHMCS (www.whmcs.com) that I use for the billing system for my hosting company. It integrates with cPanel and WHM. I want to be able to allow clients to: Change MX Records Change ...
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How to prevent cpanel from doing graceful restart every time an add on domain is added

I want to add 300-400 add on domains and wild card subdomains. Every time I add an add on domain, cpanel does a graceful restart. The result is the whole server is down for 5-10minutes. If I did: ...
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automysqlbackup on cPanel server not ignoring eximstats

I am backing up my cPanel server databases with automysqlbackup, in /etc/automysqlbackup.conf I have set: CONFIG_db_exclude=( 'information_schema' 'cphulkd' 'eximstats' 'leechprotect' 'mysql' 'modsec' ...
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Server hacked - help needed [duplicate]

I have noticed that a new folder was added to website and it was used as phishing from our site. I think, it was added few days before. The added code page is showing "Reported Web Forgery!". I have ...
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Getting 403 when public_html folder permissions set to 750 [closed]

I'm getting confused with permissions on my websites. The server is running cPanel. Each public_html folder has a permission of 750 owner = theuser group = nobody But this throws a 403 error. If ...
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Connection to accounts on my VPS hang for up to 20 seconds before a connection is established

I have a VPS Server running WHM 11.36.0 (build 14) and CENTOS 6.4 x86_64 xenpv – control I have a number of accounts on my server and whenever I make a request to one of them, the request takes a ...
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cPanel php mail code failing [closed]

I have a legacy LAMP app that I am suppoting. I am in the process of moving the app from an external hosting provoder (that uses cPanel) to my own server running cPanel. There are some Pear (Perl?) ...
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Developed on www.example.net, want to switch it so www.example.com is the main site

I developed everything on the domain www.example.net. Now, I'd like to switch it so that the main site is on www.example.com. What is the most proper way to forward all requests from the .net set to ...
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Need to run cron jobs in cpanel as a specific user - permission problems

Right now my call in the CPanel CRON job section is: nice php /home/user/public_html/process.php After the latest updates to CentOS and PHP 5.2, I now am receiving this error on all CRON jobs: ...
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Nameserver and Domain config in WHM/Cpanel

Just installed a fresh CPANEL/WHM on a VPS. I only have one IP address. What is the correct way to setup nameservers in WHM so that I can point the registered domains (i.e. from namecheap or godaddy ...
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cPanel - Unable to open new user account login page

I am new to cPanel and have successfully installed WHM, and have created a new account. I can 'list accounts', and when I click on the cPanel login for my new account. A new tab is opened, but this ...
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How to stop get returned email from email address that never sent [closed]

I am receiving tons of returned emails that I had never sent before. Is there any way to stop it? It seems that my email auto sent to some email address that block my email address.Thanks in advance.
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Getting very large backup files from shared hosting

I have very large project on linux shared hosting, I tried to backup web-site with cPanel, but it is excluding the folders which are very large (about 20 gb and ~300,000 files), I alos tried to ...
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Can you lock down Cpanel/WHM access to certain IP's?

Is it possible to only allow access to Cpanel/WHM to certain IP's? I know how to do it for standard folders, but I don't believe that will work for this purpose as they are on different ports or ...
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cpanel new account goes to cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi

all my domains and created account work fine, but this domain which i created yesterday, each time i visit it, it redirects from domain.com to domain.com/cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi. so i deleted it ...
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403 Hotlinking is forbidden

We have a website that generates simple links based in anchor tag to another site. But, when we click in these links, the following error is displayed: Error 403 Hotlinking is forbidden Hotlinking ...
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Using auditd to watch a directory non-recursively?

I'm working on a Cent 6 Cpanel machine, and some mystery script is changing the permissions of home directories (!) to 777. I've ruled out all the easy fixes, so I just need to set up a watch on the ...
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Hiding/Editing e-mail headers

from 1.2.3.4-rDNS ([1.2.3.4]:57306 helo=[127.0.0.1]) by SERVERHOSTNAME with esmtpsa (TLSv1:DHE-RSA-CAMELLIA256-SHA:256) (Exim 4.80) (envelope-from <MYEMAIL>) id 1ZGFeS-0023uH-H1 for MYEMAIL; ...
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upgraded php to 5.3.19 and memcached stopped working

I have a server with centos 6.3 and cPanel After the upgrade from php 5.3.16 to php 5.3.19 my site stopped working. When I try to execute an index.php manually, I'm receiving the following error. ...
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my server sending mails without me sending it [duplicate]

last night i see many mail undelivery messages but i have not send any messages. I have only one site live on it. is there any way to find out more details about it. i don't know where to start ...
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Compile PHP 5.4 as a CGI with cPanel on Centos

I have looked all over and found ways to compile PHP as a cgi/secondary install but no guides show how to compile PHP 5.4 as a cgi to be called in a .htaccess. I want to have a development cgi version ...
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Does LFD check for failed HTTP Digest login attempts?

I am sure that LFD (Login Failure Daemon) checks Apache's error log for failed HTTP authentication attempts ie. log entries like: [Mon Feb 25 10:12:45 2013] [error] [client 10.0.0.1] user FAKEUSER ...
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WHM Cpanel Enable/Install MBstring module

This is related to my dedicated server, I have successfully created a package and linked up my domain yesterday. I am getting an error regarding mb_convert_encoding() wich after doing some reading ...
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CPanel Finished install..now what?

My organization currently has an account with www.greengeeks.com where we use cPanel to manage a handful of LAMP apps. We wanted to move our server and apps in house. So I we purchased cPanel, and I ...
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Pagespeed still works on a new server even though it shouldnt

I had mod_pagespeed installed on my previous server. I didn't use it and disallowed via .htaccess because after some testing it turned out that it actually slowed down my site. So it remained ...
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cPanel Server Email to Gmail marked as Spam, SPF, DKIM, and rDNS pass

Having this issue on a cPanel server 11.34.1 that hosts multiple domains. Email originating from this box on the sendingdomain.com address is flagged as Spam by Gmail. I've implemented SPF and DKIM, ...
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What are steps to migrate from old to new server using cpanel? [closed]

I've just moved from old to new server but have many problems now. What I did was: Initial set up of cpanel; 2. Change of hostname from default to my domain aaa.aaa.com; 3. Migrate multiple accounts ...
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500 errors when uploading large files with fastcgi

I am using the following setup: CentOS 5.9 Apache with Nginx proxy for static resources PHP 5.4 fastcgi When uploading smaller files, everything works fine. If however I try to upload larger ...
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Nameserver change resolving to incorrect IP address after WHM restore

I have moved 5 websites to a VPS server and updated the DNS with the new name servers. I restored these sites from complete backups within WHM. The IP address of the original host was 123.456.789 ...
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fstab filesystem editing

UUID=f5be9b96-da41-49fd-a8e2-dbbf37f5cd7d / ext4 defaults,usrquota 1 1 UUID=31a1c8d1-18ee-4c97-a0b9-b92599247112 /boot ext4 defaults 1 2 ...