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Parallels Apache stopped loading virtual host config files?

Apache on a server i'm helping manage has stopped reading virtual host configuration files. It's OpenVZ with a Plesk control panel. The client used Plesk to create the virtual hosts, and the config ...
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Why doesn't this command work as a cronjob, while it works perfectly when typed in a shell?

If I run this command from the shell, it works as expected: cd ~ && mysqldump --databases --skip-dump-date --host=localhost --user=admin --password=xxxxx --lock-all-tables ...
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Virtual Host Error [closed]

Here's a strange one. I have multiple sites set up on a VPS with Parallels Plesk Panel 11.0.9 1 of my domains returns this error, but only from certain requests. (My client gets the error, I can ...
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using Merak password policy with Plesk

i have a problem when creating a mailbox with plesk on icewarp merak mail server latest version, when i enable the password policy,i need that because when i enable enable just dictionary on plesk it ...
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Opening port 80 for outbound SMTP causing timeouts for apache

I have a (dv) Dedicated Virtual at Media Temple running Parallels/Plesk. Following this instruction, I was able to open an additional port and configure use of port 80 for use as SMTP outgoing mail ...
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Plesk open_basedir restriction in effect - restart server issue

Hello Everybody, I got Plesk on a dedicated server. I had open_basedir restriction in effect error in my php application, so i have edited the php.ini files on server core and created one within ...
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Plesk 11 Set firewall rules manually

I have a big spamming problem on my site from ip addresses coming from Asia. My website is designed for people in France and Canada, so I want to block all ip addresses from Asia to avoid spam. I ...
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Filter email being sent by specific user

I have a complicated situation requiring me to set up an outgoing mail filter for one particular mail user. For security reasons we have become concerned that this user might send confidential ...
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Run perl file from plesk's scheduled tasks every minute

Can anyone please tell how to run perl file from plesk's scheduled tasks every minute... There are plenty of tutorials for php files but can't find anything useful for perl... Any ideas?
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php cannot load pecl http extension

I have installed pecl_http on a PLESK server (which seems to be successful) but for some reason, the http extension will not load into PHP. var_dump(extension_loaded("http")); gives me bool(false). ...
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How to setup wordpress upload permissions ?

I'm running wordpress site on shared hosting (CentOS). Uploading through wordpress works only if I set upload directory to 777 which is not secure. The upload directory is owned by user and group ...
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Web Browsers don't show progress bar when downloading SOME kind of files (Apache server)

When I download a file from my server, only specific extensions are working. This is really annoying since I want to be able to see how much time left to finish a download. For example I uploaded an ...
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Hundreds of local loopback TIME_WAIT connections on port 7080, Plesk [duplicate]

If I run netstat -tnep I see about two dozen or so regulra connections, then hundreds and hundreds of local loopback conenctions to port 7080. I assume this is something to do with Plesk, but could ...
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MYSQL logs of user activity by IP address [duplicate]

I have a website to which I have allowed someone to enter to make some modifications. However, I have discovered that they made changes that compromised the security of the website and I know that the ...
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How to install NewRelic on Plesk server, so it would automatically divide different domains into different apps?

I have a dedicated server, which hosts 30+ domains. I use Plesk 11 for hosting management, also user creation, databases etc. I would like to see NewRelic Lite reports per domain, and I think it is ...
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Plesk 11 / Cents5, how do IP's on multiple ranges work

I have a plesk 11 setup running centos5 and i'm a little confused by something. On the server I have 2 ips from 2 different ranges. They are public IP's pingable from the outside world and working ...
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Plesk 9.5 access logs on Winows server

How can I see the access logs of a Plesk server on Windows. I have 3 domains that have malware and I want to see if this was an FTP or control panel password exploit.
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My Plesk domain is pointing to the wrong IP address

I changed the IP Address of a domain hosted on a Plesk server and, after a couple of hours, everything seemed to point to the right place and the site was loading fine. When I woke up this morning, ...
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How to create a master FTP user for all vhost directories with Plesk 11?

I am using an Ubuntu 10.04.4 with Plesk 11 installed. My customer has a lot of domains, each one found under /var/www/vhosts/ and for each one an FTP user exists. I want to give my customer a single ...
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Plesk: access mysql as root

I cannot access MySQL as root on my Plesk 10.x + (Linux) VPS. Apparently Plesk disables the root account and replaces it with admin with the same password as your Plesk login, but access is still ...
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Opening msg files, produced by parallels-plesk-backup system - howto?

I can't open these files, any advice? edit: The original hosting service was with mochahost. It was a windows plan. The control panel was plesk 9. I used the CP backup tool to backup the complete ...
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Plesk can't/won't/doesn't-know-how-to reload php.ini

So Plesk is pretty much my daily nightmare but I'm stuck with it. Today's practical joke on me is that it won't seem to load changes I make to the php.ini. I'm trying to get a file's contents (via ...
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How to make Plesk NOT block the browser password auto-complete feature?

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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Plesk 11 faulty internal redirection

I've just upgraded a website from Plesk-9 (Ubuntu 8) to Plesk-11 (CentOS 6.3). The Plesk-11 server was created with a specific subdomain "sub.example.com", this also became the default webspace. Then ...
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How can I access my php.ini file using Plesk?

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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500 error on 404 request

I am having a problem where my site's 404 request are ending up as 500 errors on the server. When I use wget to retrieve the site, I get this Resolving gx5.co.uk... 127.0.0.1, 87.106.9.224 ...
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Nginx reverse proxy to apache not matching VirtualHosts

I have 2 sites, Main.com and New.com. I switched over from Apache to Nginx in front of it, and it worked well for Main.com, but it seems the Virtualhosts aren't working right, since a request for ...
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where to access plesk activity log files?

I am using Plesk psa v8.6.0_build86080930.03 os_RedHat el4. Where can I access the activity log files? I want to see what activities has been perform and by whom in my plesk panel? We can see the ...
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DNS & Namesevers working for one domain but not the other. Same settings

So here is my current set up: ns1.hutber & ns2.hutber.com are pointing to hutber.com via c1domains.com ns1.hutber & ns2.hutber.com are pointing to wingspartytime.com via 123-reg hutber.com is ...
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Changing OS from Windows to Ubuntu without breaking everything

I purchased a dedicated server a few months ago, and based off the advice of the only person I knew with any knowledge of servers, chose a windows based server. We came to this conclusion as we have ...
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Upgrade PHP to 5.3 in Ubuntu Server 8.04 with Plesk 9.5

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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Which Website/User uses the Server resources on Windows Server 2008?

I have a shared webhosting server based on Windows 2008/IIS 7/Plesk 11.0 .Most of the time Server's CPU usage is over 80% and MS SQL Server process uses most of the CPU/RAM resources. I want to know ...
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How can I figure out which of my domains are bearing the heaviest load?

My web server (Plesk on CentOS) is having a major spike today in CPU and RAM usage and I'm trying to figure out which of my sites is responsible (if any). I don't have realtime web analytics, and even ...
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linux server frozen after yum update

Updated today with yum update: qmail-scanner x86_64 1:2.10-8.el5.art atomic 349 k tortixd x86_64 2.2.23-8.el5.art asl-3.0 1.1 M tortixd-mod_ssl no errors but after 15 minutes the servers started to ...
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How to use blockhosts and plesk admin logs to block brute force password attempts?

How can I use blockhosts to block IP addresses trying to brute force the plesk admin login page? I know we can add custom rules and logs to blockhosts, but I don't see anywhere that plesk logs ...
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APC using mod_fastcgi only caching apc.php

I'm on Debian 6.06, using Plesk 11.09, with Apache2 and nginx as reverse proxy. I'm trying to setup the APC, but it seems not to work properly. The APC Webinteface, apc.php, tells me, that APC is ...
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Replace Certificate using Plesk 11

I am not an admin, but a programmer. But how it is, if you're the only guy who knows about computers, everyone shoves those tasks to you. A certificate of a domain recently expired. The domains are ...
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All my sites are 403 but the server is running. Errors on startup

We gave access to a contractor to install a firewall and somehow while he was doing it he fracked something up. Everything went off-line about 24 hours ago and we are effectively out of business until ...
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postfix: force server to send mail outside of localhost [closed]

I have a php file that sends mail using the mail() function. The problem is one of the forms sends to a domain that is registerred on my server while having the mail handled on a different server. ...
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Sending a large number of mails causing problems on CentOS 6 / Plesk 10

I have a VPS running CentOS 6. When the system tries to send daily newsletter, after some time (e.g. after sending about 2000 emails), I get error "Unable to send mail" and the system memory goes ...
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FTP Server on Centos 5.8 - Transfer fails randomly

Hi have ProFTPD runningon a brand new CentOS 5.8 server with Plesk, and its behaviour is inconsistent at best. I tried to transfer a directory from my PC, and every time I get a transfer failed on a ...
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PHP 5.2.10 lost json and mcrypt - Parallels Small Business Panel v10.2.0_build102100709.06 os_CentOS 5

I updated my PHP from 5.1 to 5.2 a few months ago. Since then I noticed I don't have mcrypt. I tried everything I could too install it. Yum install...added to /etc/php.d/mcrypt.so etc. but nothing ...
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Plesk 11 Setup - does “Full Hostname” need to be a resolvable domain? [closed]

I am getting started with a Virtual Private Server using Plesk 11 - and it is requesting a "Full Hostname" - and I am a bit confused. Does this need to resolve to an actual domain, or is it just an ...
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mod_rewrite, mod_alias, subdomain changes how domain serves website?

I've made a django site for a magazine, and it's found in mag.org/django-site. the old site is still at mag.org/httpdocs (hosted by mediatemple). I would like it so that a hit to www.mag.org turns up ...
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Gradually moving services from one server to another using Plesk DNS

I'm starting a gradual process of moving from one VPS on one ISP to another VPS on another ISP and I have some questions about DNS settings. The long term goal is to eventually be completely shut of ...
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Upgrade MySQL on Plesk on Windows

I just got a nasty surprise when I installed a website in Unicode Hindi (Indian language) on a server, all freshly entered unicode data is turning into question marks on the server. On my dev machine ...
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Plesk 11: install Apache with SNI support

If I try to update from standard Apache to Apache with SNI support with the Plesk installation program (example.com:8447), I get an error, that I have to remove apr-util-ldap-1.4.1-1.el5.x86_64 It's ...
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Server Firewall preventing sending of email

The firewall on my VPS appears to be preventing my site from sending email. It was working fine until the end of last month. My hosting provider (Webfusion) has been next to useless. I am able to ...
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Is it possible to have multiple <Directory>'s in a vhost.conf?

My webserver is running Plesk and for each new site a vhost.conf file is created that has some include_path and open_basedir settings in it: <Directory /var/www/vhosts/website.nl/httpdocs> ...
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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 ...