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

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 ...
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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/ ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Install watchdog and firewall on Plesk 11.5

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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Plesk 11.5 installation Problems on Ubuntu 12.04 unable to access mysql server

Im not able to install Plesk 11.5 on my dedicated Server under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS because the their is no access to mysql. Installtion log says: Trying to establish test connection... ERROR 1045 ...
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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 ...
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Unable to install Plesk 11 under Ubuntu 13.10

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 ...
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Log files too large and can not login to plesk

I am on a vps platform at Media Temple. Yesterday when i tried to log in via pleask, the message below appeared .... ERROR: Zend_Db_Statement_Exception: SQLSTATE[HY000]: General error: 1030 Got error ...
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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 ...
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Plesk: Plesk / Apache VirtualHost Cooperation - is it possible / wise?

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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Cannot access Solr admin

I have Solr 4.3.1 set up on a CentOS 6.4 server running Parallels Plesk 11.0.9 and it runs completely fine used through Drupal, but I can't access the browser-based admin at ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Would cPanel or Plesk slow down my site/server?

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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Does Plesk compile its own versions of software like cPanel?

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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Plesk 10 Qmail issue [duplicate]

I had problem with a spamming domain and I am asked to delete files in some folders in var/qmail/queue but I accidentally deleted whole folders. Now any domain can either get or send email, getting ...
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Suddenly Gmail and Hotmail block our emails [duplicate]

Starting from yesterday, all emails sent from our server are being rejected by Gmail and Hotmail. Everything was working properly until now. Here are the error messages received: Gmail Failed ...
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Ubuntu Subdomains on the Fly

We're a trying to accomplish the following on a Ubuntu Server 13.04 installation. We host SaaS apps for customers are are currently moving off shared hosting environments due to limitations with ...
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Cron permissions (root, usergroup) - could not open input file [closed]

I have a server for which I have created a cron job "sendalerts" to users. Mind you this "sendalerts.php" should be runnable from two methods (via browser and also via a cron job) So cron's job is to ...
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plesk qmail spamassassin scan outbound email

We have a dedicated server running Plesk 9.5.4 (yes I know that's old) with Qmail as the MTA and Spamassassin and Spamdyke installed. Spamdyke works a treat for blocking inbound mail based on rDNS ...
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Postfix email delivery problems - yahoodns

Looking for a little advice. We seem to be blocked by yahoo but I can't find anywhere online that provides a method to requesting unblocking. I should stress that port 25 is open (other emails are ...
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Milter rejecting all connections on Centos 6 with Plesk. Is it safe to disable?

CentOS 6.4 (Final) with Parallels Plesk Panel 11.0.9. It was supposed to be configured using the panel, but e-mails weren't getting in until I added a line to "/etc/postfix/master.cf": smtp inet n ...
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Implement server-side (CentOS) measures to prevent hosted mailboxes sending bucket loads of spam

We have a number of hosted clients on one of our servers. One client in particular, which has four active mailboxes is repeatedly getting just one (and always the same one) mailbox infected so that ...
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VHosts config location

I removed Plesk from my server and now I'm trying to figure out how the virtual hosting works. My etc/apache2/apache2.conf and etc/apache2/sites-available/default both appear to point to /var/www/ ...
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Which logs will Plesk deal with? [closed]

I'm about to move to a VPS server running CentOS 6 and the latest version of Plesk. I've been told to look into logs and log rotation - which I know Plesk supports - but it has been mentioned that ...
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Linux Incorrect Timestamp - how to fix this or identify the cause?

I have some problem with the file uploads in the my server, there is about 1% of the files with incorrect timestamp. When i do a ls -l in the server i can see most files as below, -rwxr-xr-x 1 ...