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Dovcot SMTP “435 Unable to authenticate at present”, But Courier Mailserver Works Fine

I'm having somewhat of a weird issue on my server: My SMTP service stopped working, along with my RoundCube/Webmail services (But I believe this is a separate database issue) When I try to send mail ...
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Is it advisable to put a /home in readonly mode when doing server transfer?

I am planning to move a lot Cpanel accounts to another server. Is it advisable to put a /home in read only mode to prevent users from making changes to their account while the migration is on going?
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Error backing up cpanel over scp

I'm trying to backup from cpanel to my home server and it's failing but I can't figure out anything from the error. My router forwards port 22222 to port 22 on my FreeNAS server. PuTTy works from ...
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CentOS - Accidentally Moved and Removed /home/ folders

I ran (stupidly) these commands: mv ncdu/ /home/* mv ncdu/ /var/* Trying to move the ncdu folder into these directories. And it caused me to remove all my Apache directories in my /home/ folder, ...
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cPanel “Addon Domain” with Route 53 [on hold]

Ok, So I've bought a domain on namecheap.com, and I've set up the DNS to point to Amazons Route 53. At that point I did not need to host any web pages. All I needed the domain for was emails. So I ...
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Apache process consuming all memory on the server

I have an apache process that suddenly appears on a particular server. When it shows up it starts consuming memory at a very rapid rate, then moves on to all the swap. In all it consumes about 11GB ...
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How to create subdomain accounts for free trials (cPanel) [closed]

I would like to offer a free trial of my web product (wich is basically a website, similar to Wix) when the visitor fills the "Try it free for 30 days" form. I have searched but couldn't find a good ...
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Connection failed to MySQL server? [on hold]

My website runs on a cPanel server that I have root access to. About once every 2-3 hours I get an error message saying that the website can't connect to my MySQL database. The website and database ...
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Fatal error: call to undefined function session_status() [closed]

When I run my site locally, through xampp, I get no errors and all is well. Once it gets on the apache server I get the error message in the title. Here is my session start: if(session_status() == ...
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server image restored to new hardware need to update from centos 5 to centos 6.6 [duplicate]

I had a hardware failure on a server which resulted in data loss, so the server's image needs to be restored from backup to a new server, newer hardware. However, the new hardware is only recognized ...
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How to get backup using cPanel/WHM API [closed]

is there any way to get backup of my cPanel account by using cPanel/WHM API ? I found some scripts that backup accounts form WHM account even without root access I need to know how & small example ...
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Unblock All Ports in CSF? [closed]

I have CSF installed on a cPanel server and know that I believe that I can unblock ports specifically for outgoing connections in the /etc/csf/csf.conf file. It looks like this line can just be ...
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Apache - random file takes a long time to load

The issue can be seen here: Random files on some page loads just take forever in the "receiving" stage, no matter what the size of the file is. Sometimes it takes extra 500 ms or up to 20 seconds. ...
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Would cPanel or Plesk slow down my site/server? [closed]

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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cPanel & Apache with Jailshell - Permission Errors?

Whenever I try to deploy a Laravel application with composer, I always get a 500 internal server error when installing from the command line. It defaults permissions of files to 664 and directories ...
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What are DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) and The SPF (Sender Policy Framework)?

I recently saw that cpanel has new entry for DKIM (DomainKeys Identified Mail) and The SPF (Sender Policy Framework). They seems to be talk about a mail/spam prevention, etc I would like to ...
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Bulk Append text to all *.db files in folder (cPanel bulk DNS Insert)

I run my own DNS cluster using 1 server running cPanel/WHM and 4 servers (ns1-ns4) running cPanel DNS Only. I've just added the 4th DNS Only server (ns4.domain.com) but the problem is that all 200 of ...
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MySQL stops unexpectedly on CentOS 6.5 with WHM/Cpanel after migrating server with transfer tool

I recently moved my entire websites from a dedicated CentOS5 server to a CentOS 6.5 on Amazon EC2 with the same cPanel/WHM version. WHM 11.44.1 (build 19) However after angry calls from clients I ...
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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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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 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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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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How to prevent hackers from accessing my cPanel through a hostname instead of IP? [closed]

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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Cpanel requiring MySQL upgrade, yet cpanel package is up to date?

I'm running CentOS; WHM/CPanel is telling me: fatal: Newer releases of cPanel & WHM are not compatible with your MySQL version: 5.0. Upgrade your MySQL server to a version greater or equal 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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Hostname Problem On WHM / cPanel Installation

My CentOS 5.6 server's hostname was "centos" . And then i change it to my domain : hostname domain.com And i started to installing WHM / cPanel as explained in here : ...
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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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“example.com/cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi” subdirectory constantly appearing instead of base url in Google Chrome

Centos cPanel server - Apache/PHP. Why is this happening? Can I can change the server configuration to guarantee regular users don't get this error? It is a production server for an e-commerce ...
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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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cpanel add pure-ftp users not belonging to any client

Basicly I would like to create a ftp user called ftpbackup on a Centos 5 server that has WHM/Cpanel. i have root access. do you have any ideea how ? I tried: 1.useradd 2.Pure-pw useradd 3.editing ...
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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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How to stick my changes in httpd.conf on WHM/Cpanel/EasyApache

I'm setting up a server and trying to configure the Apache. It only needs to work as a frontend to Tomcat. To do that I added some instructions to the VirtualHost directive, using mod_proxy: ...
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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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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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cPanel CNAME is being ignored

I have a server with cPanel installed (version 11.42.0 build 23) and a main domain my-site.com. Let's pretend the IP address is 1.2.3.4 (Sorry I'm not allowed to disclose the real ip address). I also ...
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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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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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Host Primary Domain from a subfolder

I am having a problem making a sub directory act as the public_html for my main domain, and getting a solution that works with that domains sub directories too. My hosting allows me to host multiple ...
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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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Enable php pdo on cpanel

Getting this error: Fatal error: Class 'PDO' not found Have these lines in php.ini: extension=pdo.so extension=pdo_sqlite.so extension=sqlite.so extension=pdo_mysql.so This shows up in ...