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General procedures and tips for solving dependency problems (Debian, Lenny)

I'm more or less as good a sysadmin as my serverfault rep mirrors. I have to upgrade a Debian (lenny) server with Plesk control panel. Plesk is supposed to manage that but the upgrade over the control ...
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High processorusage (Plesk)

I have a question concerning the average load displayed in Plesk Controlpanel. This used to be around 0.30 till 0.50 average, but since yesterday it now is around 4.30! Is there a way to see how ...
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Plesk HTTPS setup and directory problems

We are trying to configure ssl for one of our domains hosted on a Red Hat server running Plesk. Plesk version: 9.5.2 Apache: 2.2.3 Redhat: 2.6.18-194.el5 We created a new SSL certificate entry ...
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How to customize PHP configuration per Virtual Host under Plesk

i have a dev server (debian) managed via Plesk (9.5.2). Im wondering if is possible to change the php.ini settings for a single host while PHP is running as FastCgi/CGI application. If i run PHP as ...
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401 Authorization page when accessing site from some machines

I have a plesk cloud server set up with a demo version of my site. I can access this from most computers by hitting the correct URL and authenticating myself using the required windows credentials. ...
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How can I access my php.ini file using Plesk? [closed]

I want to know how I can access my php.ini using Plesk. I'm looking everywhere and can't seem to find it.
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Plesk/qmail - Add original recipient to the mail header (required by Tobit David)

I have a server running Plesk 8 and qmail as the MTA. Now I switched one domain from multiple POP accounts to only one catchall because the mail app at the customers side (Tobit David) has the ...
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Plesk: cname www not working

I recently got a Windows VPS to host my client websites on. Everything is working okay but for one domain I forgot to check the www checkbox when creating the domain in plesk. I thought that I just ...
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Control panels for budget Linux webhosting? [closed]

We've got an old plesk installation today. Looking to replace the machine, and plesk/cPanel are pretty expensive. I've been looking at ispconfig, but it requires a lot of compiling in order to get ...
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unzip in php, problem with open_basedir

First post here, so please do let me know if it should be elsewhere! We have an issue right now in that our users have the ability to upload files via FTP. These are normally zip archives, and now ...
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Need a recipe following a hack disaster [duplicate]

I have inherited a Linux Apache CentOS plesk server which has been hacked, which has websites which are in production. I have been advised by my friend to rebuild it from scratch, since the attack ...
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Plesk vhost.conf changes

Can I permanently change the "httpdocs" in Plesk? I want the DocumentRoot to change from /var/www/vhost/<domain>/httpdocs to /var/www/vhost/<domain>/web/htdocs At the moment I am making ...
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httpd (apache) won't accept (ignores) changes to vhost.conf

I'm not really used to using plesk, but I am familiar with apache. I am trying to host a django site on a server that is hosting another website. The guy who set all this up is long gone... So I ...
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Not able to manage DB using Webadmin in Plesk [closed]

I have a VPS running on CentOS 5 with Plesk 9. I've just added a DB and setup WP. Now I need to access DB using phpMyAdmin. The problem is that phpMyAdmin is not laoding when I click WebAdmin. I've ...
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Mediatemple (dv) kmemsize, privvmpages, tcpsndbuf QoS alerts [closed]

I'm on a (mt) (dv) base 3.5 server and am running ~20 small sites and I keep running into memory issues: cat /proc/user_beancounters Version: 2.5 ...
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SSL certificate proxy redirect to port mongrel rails app help

I am trying to install a goddaddy ssl certificate on my dedicated plesk web server machine for a rails app that is working fine with non-https using mongrel cluster and apache mod_proxy to redirect ...
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Emails Arrive elsewhere!

I have switched over to Google Apps so that I can make use of Google's mail server. Everything is working fine. When an email is sent from any email account it arrives in my Google account. However, ...
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Plesk crash recovery

I had a dedicated server, running CentOS with a Plesk control panel, that had a hard drive crashed. The hard drive was put into a USB enclosure and connected to a new server. When I SSH into the new ...
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How to set my own DNS server

I'm not sure this is a right site for this kind of a question but I decided to give it a try... Well, I have a new server running on its own IP address with Plesk installed. Plesk provides me a ...
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How to enable suexec for VPS using Plesk Panel?

I have tested on Plesk 9 and 10(preview version), but I couldn't find a way to enable suexec. The apache has loaded the suexec module, but it was not enabled. The OS is Centos 5.4. Any help will be ...
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Accessing Site with a WWW prefix results in a 500 internal server error!

I have migrated to a new server and when ever I try to use my site with the www prefix I get a 500 internal server error. This use to work on my previous host just fine. Here is a snippet of the ...
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Plesk FTP not working but SFTP and Shell is working [closed]

I am facing a strange problem. The FTP on my Plesk VPS is not working. Whenever I try to connect, FileZilla FTP client says: Status: Resolving address of xxxxxxxxxxxxx.com Status: Connecting to ...
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Plesk SSL Certificate (Default cert when SSL enabled, CORRECT cert when SSL is disabled) [closed]

I'm running Plesk 8.6.0: I have an SSL cert installed through Plesk's admin interface. But I have a bit of an issue: When I enabled SSL for the site, and selected my cert, then restart httpd, Plesk ...
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Upgrade PHP to 5.3 in Ubuntu Server 8.04 with Plesk 9.5 [closed]

I have a dedicated server with Ubuntu 8.04, and really need to upgrade php to 5.3 version in order to deploy a new version of the system. This version of php is the default one in ubuntu 10.04, so I ...
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Plesk login cached. Can anyone help?

For some reason the plesk login for my domain has be cached on google. When I type in my domain name, the first thing that shows up on google is the plesk login page. http://www.mydomain.com:8443 ...
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CPU load on CentOS Plesk server between 50-100% but processes only add up to around 10%

I've got a CentOS based Plesk VPS which keeps on slowing to a crawl. I checked what was happening with top, and found my load averages seem to be frequently spiking to very high numbers. After ...
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Adding Utilities to /bin/bash (chrooted)

I have my hosting users on /bin/bash (chrooted) for SFTP. How do I add unzip to the list of utilities they can execute? Running Plesk Panel 9.5.2 on CentOS
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How to track issues sending mail to Yahoo with Qmail?

I've Qmail running under Plesk, here is the version: psa-qmail-rblsmtpd-0.70-cos5.build92090714.19 psa-qmail-1.03-cos5.build92090714.19 The problem is that there are many emails(about 100) to Yahoo ...
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Advice for novice looking to host ASP.NET MVC website on windows server 2008 [closed]

As context, I have recently built a website using ASP.NET MVC that is backed by SQL Server 2005 database. I am now looking to host this on a dedicated server and have found a suitable web host. So far ...
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Unable to update rootkit on plesk?

I am running rootkit on plesk and when running this message shows up: Mirrorfile /usr/local/psa/var/modules/watchdog/lib/rkhunter/db/mirrors.dat rotated Using mirror http://rkhunter.sourceforge.net ...
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IIS + Plesk queue problem

I have a dedicated server running on Plesk Panel for Windows. The server has 8GB ram and seems to be getting slower due to high connection queue I think. I'm running 8GB RAM on Quad-Core AMD ...
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Error when Sending Emails

A client of mine keeps receiving the following email when sending mail but their emails are sent successfully. Your outgoing (SMTP) e-mail server has reported an internal error... The server ...
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Phpmyadmin session timeout on Plesk [closed]

How can I increase the amount of time a phpmyadmin session is valid when running through Plesk?
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Qmail says “PRNG not seeded” when sending mail to certain servers

We recently moved a web server running Fedora 2 and Plesk 8.2.1 to a virtual machine. Since then, qmail has been refusing to send messages to certain servers, complaining in the mail log that ...
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AWStats on Plesk consumes all of CPU and crashes server - how do you disable plesk

I have Plesk 9.0.1 running on a Red Hat server. Every week or so at about 4:10 AM the server locks up. At this time the server CPU usage shoots from 4% to 90% at the same time as a mass of awstats.pl ...
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Plesk hosting on MediaTemple DV

We have a MediaTemple dedicated virtual running Plesk. The problem we're having is that changing the permissions of files on the server to be writable by server owner (apache) is conflicting with the ...
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Does uninstalling psa-firewall (plesk firewall module) disable firewall?

I have a dv server with media temple and the plesk firewall module is causing a tonne of grief, it use to work, not anymore... unable to edit firewall rules through the module etc. Does uninstalling ...
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Recommend AntiVirus for Plesk 8.6.0 + CentOS 5 [closed]

I am using a virtual server on Media Temple running CentOS 5 and Pleak 8.6.0, I have done all their security recommendations and more some, blocking everything except http and mail, string passwords ...
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Transfering from Mail Enable to Hmail Server

i have one windows server (Plesk 9.5) with MailEnable free Edition, i want to transfer from MailEnable to Hmail Server, i am looking for some program or script to transfer all email accounts, email ...
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Limit the total number of emails per domain / per hour / per day

I have Windows 2008 Server with Mail Enable Free edition with plesk 9.5. What I want is to limit each domain with total number of emails per hour / per day to avoid spam. I know it's possible in Mail ...
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Multiple websites each with an SSL certificate of its own

We run cent os, plesk with apache and php, mysql. There are around 25 sites and each of them need an SSL certificate now. The host cannot have more than 16 IPs on the same server. Is it possible to ...
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Setting up self signed cert and CA [plesk / linux]

I'm about ready to give up and do a clean wipe of this machine and start over with ISPConfig or some other variant. I installed Plesk on this machine to help with some of the handiwork. It is the ...
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PHP/mail : server sends email originating from wrong domain

I have a Mediatemple dv (Plesk) server with two domains, each has static IP. I had domain1 as main domain and domain2 as secondary. When A PHP script from domain2 sends email the headers show the ...
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Plesk command working in manual script, not in cronjob

In order to install a hosting plan, I use Plesk's commands in SSH as specified in their official guide. When typed directly in SSH (Putty), it works perfectly. The line is as follows with obviously ...
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What file or directory is unique to Plesk and unlikely to change in the future?

I am writing a program that needs to be able to detect the presence of various web hosting control panels. I don't use Plesk, or have access to a server running Plesk, so I am unable to ascertain what ...
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What is /dev/md2?

Specifically, what might "A Fail event had been detected on md device /dev/md2." ramify? (in an email from Plesk control panel's "Logwatch" BTW)
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How to make Plesk NOT block the browser password auto-complete feature? [closed]

All versions of the Plesk control panel software always had this "feature" where they disable the browser password auto-complete feature. Sure, they argue it's a security measure, but it's really not. ...
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QMail Problem: Can't send email to one specific domain

I'm running qmail as part of a Plesk installation on a Debian server. Everything works fine apart from any emails sent to @nandos.co.uk. I get no error messages they just end up stuck in the queue ...
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What is the “updater” in Plesk control panel actually updating? [closed]

Is it performing operating system package updates (with yum or what-have-you)? Or is it just updating Plesk itself? As a bonus question, if it isn't performing operating system package updates, then ...
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Troubleshooting High Load on Plesk LAMP Dedicated Server

I have 2 nearly identical dedicated servers with the same provider. They also run a nearly identical software stack: RedHat 5 64-bit, Plesk, PHP, Apache, & MySQL. We use them for hosting custom ...