Plesk is a web hosting automation suite used by hosting providers.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
783 views

ERROR 1044 (42000): Access denied for 'root' With All Privileges when root user is missing in plesk installation

My provider has supplied a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS LAMP installation with a bunch of software preinstalled. The system is supposed to be mantained using Parallels Plesk (which I unfortunately didn't know ...
0
votes
1answer
122 views

PCI compliance and SSL certificates on a CentOS VPS

looking for a bit of advice please. We've been battling with a PCI compliancy project for the last couple of days and we've managed to eliminate most of security warnings. What we're left with now is ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

www going to the wrong domain

So I have two sites on one plesk server set out as below: /var/www/vhosts/site1.co.uk and /var/www/vhosts/site2.co.uk The problem is both www.site1.co.uk and www.site2.co.uk are both going to ...
0
votes
1answer
432 views

Plesk error when adding a subscription: ODBC error #08S01 can't connect to local MySQL [closed]

I'm getting this error after updating MySQL to 5.6 (Plesk 11.5, fresh installation) using the official MySQL repository right after adding a new subscription. Internal error: ODBC error #08S01: ...
-3
votes
1answer
120 views

Plesk Unable to exec utility listmng: Cannot find grep program System error 2: No such file or directory [closed]

I have a little problem with my plesk installation at the moment and unfortunately do not have enough knowledge to solve it on my own. I would therefore be glad if I could get a hint on this. I tried ...
-1
votes
1answer
2k views

Scheduled Task issue - /usr/bin/php/: No such file or directory

Can't get it working, I want to set up a cron job for a domain user in plesk 11.5, but seems that there's a problem to find the php executable. The command is: /usr/bin/php/ -f ...
0
votes
1answer
193 views

mail issues. cent os6, postfix and php mail. many domains, one with google apps

I am running a private server with centos6. I am using postfix. My "main" domain is using google apps to deliver its messages. I have several other websites hosted on this server too. The problem is ...
1
vote
0answers
118 views

Server hangs when copying files, importing db etc

I'm running centos with Plesk ( kernel kernel.x86_64 0:2.6.32-431.11.2.el6). We upgraded to 48GB. Currently we are experiencing strange problem. Whenever we try to copy some file, import database, ...
1
vote
1answer
170 views

DNS secondary server for external domain and DNS lookup fails

Dedicated server CentOS 6, Parallels Plesk Panel 11.0.9 (64 bit) ISP: 1&1 Problem 1 (Solved): Google and other mail providers were classifying as spam, messages sent from mydomain.com using PHP ...
0
votes
1answer
360 views

postfix not sending mail from localhost

I am having a problem sending mail from the server. The issue was spotted because as php mail() is failing to deliver any messages. I have checked the mail log on the server and found the following; ...
1
vote
0answers
105 views

ftp freezing on upload when sending a large amount of files

I recently switched over to a new server and am coming up against an issue with uploading large amount of files. Our sites has over 15k files and the software i am using required me to upload though ...
0
votes
0answers
98 views

Multiple VirtualHosts in vhost.conf on Plesk 11

I have a V-Server running on CentOS with Plesk 11. There I have a webspace with multiple subdomains. I have also a JIRA on port 8280 and a Confluence on 8290 running. My goal is to access JIRA with ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Switching hostnames on VPS - implications on existing sites?

Please excuse my ignorance, but I'm more on the design and build side of websites than the hosting and servers... Ok, so I have a VPS that was initially setup by my hosting company to house a ...
0
votes
1answer
159 views

Limit maximum number of destination addresses

One of my clients sends e-mails from time to time that are categorized as spam due to the large number of destination addresses used in the "To" field. The problem is that it does this very often ...
1
vote
1answer
217 views

Plesk is delivering incorrect SSL certificate when accessed through OpenSSL cli, but correct in browser

I have a Plesk setup with several sites. When accessed in the browser, Plesk serves the proper SSl cert just fine. But then when I go to access it through openssl using openssl s_client -connect ...
-1
votes
1answer
97 views

Misuse of the statistics script of Plesk?

I downloaded the log file from the web server, and found many strange entries. Why is a statistics script called so terribly often? What do all the junk referrers do there? Looks like some ...
-4
votes
1answer
105 views

cannot visit subdomain from front end

I have created a subdomain in plesk 10.4 and it created the default files as usual. I uploaded my site files to the subdomain's file directory and when i click preview website in browser in the plesk ...
0
votes
2answers
37 views

Apache Configuration not use server capabilities

I have a web server with 16 GB of RAM. The server has a good traffic and have pics of 300 simultaneous requests. Unfortunately when these peaks arrive queries fall into error or are very very slow. ...
1
vote
3answers
685 views

Apache virtual host - one site, two IP addresses

Is it possible to configure an Apache (v2.x, running under Plesk 10.4.4) virtual host to listen to two IP addresses at once? We are moving a site from one IP on the server to a different IP (so that ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Nginx failed (99: Cannot assign requested address)

OS: CentOS 6.5 (Final) Panel Version: 11.5.30 I'm using Plesk and turned on the nginx service. Now my sites are pointing to the Apache page. I have also looked at the errors within the nginx error ...
0
votes
1answer
623 views

ERROR: PleskFatalException: Unable to connect to database: mysql_connect(): Connection refused (auth.php:142) [closed]

Today when I'm trying access to my VPS the plesk give me this error message ERROR: PleskFatalException: Unable to connect to database: mysql_connect(): Connection refused (auth.php:142) The message ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Custom nameserver not resolving [closed]

My client has a Wordpress.com owned domain name and from the looks of it, you can only change the nameserver on this instead of just pointing the A record. Currently my server (Centos VPS w/ ...
0
votes
2answers
72 views

Using Gmail apps. New VPS. All mail working except incoming mail to @domain.com emails sent from server

So I just noticed this issue, and it's rather urgent we find a solution, it's literally been ongoing unnoticed several days, as any communication being sent to us from our email forms and offer forms ...
0
votes
1answer
442 views

Disable STARTTLS on Qmail for outgoing messages [closed]

I've a Plesk 10.5 server with QMAIL as MTA. We are facing issues when sending e-mail to certain domains and I would like to know if you guys know how to disable STARTTLS when sending e-mail through ...
-1
votes
2answers
387 views

Is someone sending me mails via my own server? (Plesk relay)

On my Ubuntu server, I use Plesk to manage email accounts, among other things. Emails to info@mydomain.com are automatically forwarded to myname@gmail.com. No problems so far. But today I received ...
11
votes
1answer
336 views

I have 23 Web Servers - I need to wipe all the servers - without loss of service on any sites hosted across them

Okay so it's a challenge and I'm having trouble planning it mostly due to lack of experience. However it's become a task in my job and I'm doing it mostly solo with an extra hand. I'm comfortable ...
1
vote
0answers
248 views

Are Health Monitoring thresholds per core or total?

Plesk has a built-in Health Monitoring which lets you configure alarm thresholds for automatic notification. Most of these thresholds are percentage-based to flag a notification if memory or CPU usage ...
1
vote
1answer
742 views

Install watchdog and firewall on Plesk 11.5 [closed]

As far as I know Plesk arrives with Firewall and Watchdog out of the box, but now I'm working on a new server with Plesk 11.5.30 and I the Extensions Management page is empty. How can I install the ...
0
votes
1answer
143 views

Centos postfix issue

I'm having issues with mail not being sent from our Centos server. I have a number of domains on this VPS, for example: domain1.com - website hosting only, mail is served by an external exchange ...
-2
votes
1answer
191 views

Starting Tomcat 6 on Plesk 11.5 Linux [closed]

I've been searching without luck for a way to get tomcat running on my server. It a linux server with Plesk 11.5 and tomcat 6. I've followed many instructions but this one has pictures that are ...
0
votes
3answers
950 views

Yum command not found - Plesk CentOS5 [closed]

On our externally hosted webserver we're running Plesk with centOS-5. I'm trying to get SVN setup on the server, however every tutorial I read tells me to use yum. I can understand this, however my ...
0
votes
1answer
614 views

Unable to install Plesk 11 under Ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

I just bought an VPS with Ubuntu 13.10 and I want to install Plesk 11, but it seems it refuses to install. The command: wget -O - http://autoinstall.plesk.com/one-click-installer | sh throws this ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Webserver Log Files and Server Speed

We have a windows 2008 server with Plesk as the Control panel. We have noticed a site has a 83GB log file as the hosting provider never attended to setting up the log file rotations. We have also ...
1
vote
3answers
409 views

Plesk: Plesk / Apache VirtualHost Cooperation - is it possible / wise? [closed]

I'm used to configuring custom Apache installs but have never used Plesk. A job requires that I add a site to a CentOS 5.5 box with dozens of other sites already configured on it using the Plesk ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Qmail troubles with suspicious relaylock mentioning “host-warez.info”

We've had email trouble for awhile. Today I talked directly with a client and went through an entire walkthrough setting up the same version of outlook. The client was still unable to send/receive ...
0
votes
1answer
549 views

Enable Server Status using Plesk 11

I am trying to get apaches server status to work with Plesk 11. But running sudo /usr/sbin/apache2ctl fullstatus results in: Forbidden You don't have permission ...
2
votes
2answers
203 views

Determine from where is “sh” being run under apache www-data user using using PF or NETSTAT [duplicate]

I am working with a compromised Ubuntu 8.04 Plesk 9.5.4 server. It seems that a script on the server is continuously doing reverse lookups to random IPs on the Internet. I first spotted it during by ...
0
votes
1answer
296 views

Setting up Sendmail on Plesk 11

I am installing OpenEMM on a Centos6 server running Plesk 11. Plesk 11 uses Qmail for a mail server, whereas OpenEMM requires Sendmail. How can I configure the system so that I can run both mail ...
0
votes
1answer
85 views

Full IP NSI SSL certificate in plesk

I've created a domain alias in plesk for a secure site under a Thawte SSL123 certificate. The problem is that the alias domain SSL shows warnings to the users as the SSL cert only applies to the ...
0
votes
2answers
949 views

Multiple domains, same website in plesk [closed]

I have a domain with a SSL at https:/www.domain1.com I want that http:/www.domain2.com shows the same website as domain1 (same website folder) I've tried with domain alias in Plesk but it's ...
-2
votes
1answer
92 views

Hosting email on Gmail, good idea or not? [closed]

Brief Explanation I am currently hosting mine and all of my clients emails on my Linux server. However, in the past, despite having passwords that no human could possibly remember, let alone ...
0
votes
1answer
774 views

Nginx to address Nodejs app

I'm using an Ubuntu web server with Plesk 11.5.x. I've added Nodejs and now i want to adress the Nodejs app with a subdomain. Website: domain.tld Nodejs App: app.domain.tld Currently working: ...
1
vote
2answers
891 views

Plesk - Forward subdomain to another port

I'm using an ubuntu web server with plesk 11.5.* - I want to forward a subdomain to a nodejs application with the port 2368. On my old debian systems i would create a vhost for ip:2368 and set the ...
0
votes
1answer
133 views

Accessing images outside of httpdocs in plesk

I have a website which I am creating for a photographer, she uses dropbox to share images with some of her clients and she wants the clients who do not use dropbox to be able to access the images ...
-1
votes
1answer
397 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Does Plesk compile its own versions of software like cPanel? [closed]

I am getting a new dedicated server with CentOS 6 and have the option of getting Plesk 11.x for free. I know, sysadmins are supposed to hate panels, but it would make the client's life much easier ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

How can I add an ephemeral disk to an existing EC2 instance?

Six months ago I created an EC2 Instance with a Plesk license from the AWS Marketplace. Now I would like to add an ephemeral disk in order to put the temporal backup data generated by the Plesk. The ...
-2
votes
1answer
41 views

My websites can't be reached [closed]

I managing a VPS that has some domains running on it. I made a minor changes to the server through plesk control panel like some changes to the IP address of the server. Now i am only the person how ...
-1
votes
1answer
387 views

Ftp user can't login when restricted to sub-directory like …/httpdocs/foo

I'm creating a new ftp user on Plesk (CentOS) trough shell using: useradd -d /var/www/vhosts/domain.com user1 This works. No problems here. I then then add another user but this time restricted to ...
0
votes
1answer
210 views

Too many open files after php upgrade to 5.4 on plesk

After upgrade from php 5.3 to 5.4 on plesk 11, i am getting these error messages. [Tue Sep 03 14:12:45 2013] [warn-phpd] mmap cache can't open /usr/share/psa-horde/lib/Horde/Menu.php - Too many open ...