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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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How to add iptables ip blocklists to Plesk 10.4.4 (CentOS)?

I'm trying to figure out the best way to add IP blocklists to my Plesk 10.4.4 server (CentOS). It's a simple Virtual Server I recently acquired through my hosting company. I've used .htaccess files ...
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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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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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(Free?) Hosting Control Panels

I've installed and used both cPanel and Plesk on my dedicated servers in the past and I truly enjoyed the features and simplicity of cPanel (specially the auto-update feature in WHM), recently (a ...
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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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Spammers sending out from an inactive domain

We have a shared hosting service running QMail and Plesk. One of our inactive clients was left active in the system by mistake, and spammers found their very weak passwords and sent out a massive ...
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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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Possible to get cleartext password?

I have hosting service hosted on more than 20+ Plesk servers, version 11. As in the previous versions, the passwords were not encrypted, then if i had to design some tools to manage the hosting ...
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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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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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Running both Sendmail and Qmail concurrently

I need to know how to install Sendmail to run on the same server as an existing Qmail install. I am installing OpenEMM which requires Sendmail on a Centos6 server running Qmail as part of the Plesk 11 ...
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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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server reached MaxClients setting, consider raising the MaxClients setting

this is my mod-status report. Do you think I could be under a DDOS attack? Thanks Current Time: Monday, 14-Oct-2013 18:56:57 CEST Restart Time: Monday, 14-Oct-2013 18:54:48 CEST Parent Server ...
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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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Fast way of copying IMAP to IMAP on CentOS

I'm trying to copy of IMAP emails from one server to my new server but after Googling for hours and trying several tools, nothing is working. Is there a tool that actually works? I am copying ...
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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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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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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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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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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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An ASP.NET setting has been detected that does not apply in Integrated managed pipeline mode

I have a plesk 10.2 shared hosting running IIS 7. Trying to run .Net 4.0 website. It gives following error : HTTP Error 500.23 - Internal Server Error An ASP.NET setting has been detected that does ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 - Disable / hide website scripting settings [closed]

I am running plesk 11 on Ubuntu. In the Website Scripting area when you edit a website, you can enable python, perl, CGI support and a couple of other options. (snip) All the sites run on PHP, so I ...
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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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Modifying open base directory on Apache VPS server and MySQL problems [on hold]

I have an Apache VPS server that I'm having some configuration issues with. I'm using an open source PHP social networking program that needs to be able to write to a data directory that's on the ...
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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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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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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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Moving add-on domain and mailboxes from one Plesk subscription to another on the same server

I have a Dedicated Virtual box at Media Temple running Plesk. Within Plesk, I have one subscription. Within that subscription, I have the primary domain and its associated mailboxes and subdomains. ...
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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 ...
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Plesk cron iOS notifications randomly stopped working [closed]

Recently, I started getting these cron error from Plesk. This cron controls push notifications to Plesk Manager on my iPhone/iPad. Obviously, turning off the cron stops the error but I want the cron ...
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Subdomain vhost.conf on Plesk 11

I'm using Plesk 11.0.9 - centOS and I'd like to change the vhost.conf file for a subdomain, but the path I'm using seem to be wrong : /var/www/vhosts/sub.domain.lu/conf/vhost.conf Is it the right ...
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mod_fcgid: stderr: PHP Fatal error with Plesk 11.5.30 and php-pear

Just upgraded to Plesk 11.5.30 and found out that sending SMTP emails with php pear aren't working anymore with following error message: mod_fcgid: stderr: PHP Fatal error: require_once(): Failed ...
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Possible to direct naked domain to external IP

So I found this post: configure Bind to have a custom domain on tumblr and I was trying to ask a related question: Would it be possible to set up an A record pointing traffic to domain.com to ...
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qMail taking 30-60 Seconds to send a mail

The title say's it all, qMail is taking at least 30-60 seconds to fire off an email, that is if the client software doesn't time out first! I've tried Outlook, emClient, RoundCube Webmail and an ...
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High Apache CPU usage, but low nginx - Configured correctly?

We've just moved a website of ours over to a brand new high-spec Linux server (1x Intel Xeon E3-1230 v2 @ 3.30GHz, 8GB DDR3 ECC, 2x 128GB SATA SSD RAID1). The server has been configured to use nginx ...
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Cron for a user not working in Plesk 10/11

I'm having a strange problem with plesk and I can't seem to find an answer anywhere on the official support, so I hope somebody here can shed some light. I'm simply trying to run a script via cron ...