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Multiple git repos in plesk virtual hosts

Each plesk vhost only has one user access that httpdocs directory. I want to manage a whole bunch of separate virtual hosts using Git. Does this mean installing a separate Git repository with a ...
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Does Plesk 9 (CentOS) do a MySQL database dump of all databases each day?

Anybody know? At the moment I've been looking into setting up something running via CRON to do this but if Plesk already does it 'behind the scenes' then I don't want to add unnecessary tasks to the ...
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Plesk Qmail Queue Exploding From Possible Webform Attack

The qmail queue on my server (running Plesk on CentOS 5.2) balloons up to 120,000+ messages in the queue overnight. The messages in the queue are obviously spam. I've cleared them out over the last ...
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Is there a way to manually run a cron task in Plesk, similar to Webmin? [closed]

In Webmin 1.58 if I go to System > Scheduled Cron Jobs and click into a job, there's a button at the bottom of the page to 'Run Now' which I find very useful. I can't find a counterpart to that in ...
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syntax error near unexpected token `<'

I have set the php file in cron job on the parallel plesk 10.4.4 server.In notification email it is showing the errors. syntax error near unexpected token `<' syntax error near ...
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Getting Plesk Panel to recognise a domain [closed]

I have pointed a domain to my plesk panel, however now when I go to my domain it shows the "Web Server's Default Page" My domain is hosted with company a, at company a's admin panel I have setup an A ...
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Linux server: Losing SSH and SFTP/FTP access

We are having an issue with our Linux server recently that is causing us to lose SSH, SFTP and FTP access. Despite this, the server stays online and the 'front end' works fine. The error that SFTP ...
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Create a duplicate of my server

I have a VPS running Debian with Plesk which I use to host some of mine and client's websites. I'd like to know what's the best way to create a backup of the server so if anything happens to the main ...
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lenny/plesk, useradd no restriction for homedir, and not able to login with shell /bin/false

I'm running debian lenny - plesk. I want to create a new ftp user, so I run useradd -d /var/www/vhosts/somedomain.com/httpdocs/somedir johnny everything okay, johnny can now login, but he is able ...
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Set mysql user rights with plesk

With Plesk (v. 10.2.0) I can create multiple user accounts for a MySQL database. I however seem not to find a way to restrict one of the user accounts to read only access. The created users do not ...
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Configure Plesk's mailserver to send mails only

I'm a bit dumbfounded by how to configure the plesk mailserver. I've read it uses qmail, but running qmail in the console gives me a command not found. sendmail on the other hand does seem to react, ...
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mod_wsgi on Plesk server

I've installed mod_wsgi on my Plesk server, but I can't get it to behave the way I'd like. If I add WSGIScriptAlias /python /var/www/vhosts/domain.com/httpdocs/python/test.wsgi To my config file, ...
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How to schedule a backup in Plesk for Database and configuration? [closed]

I like to make a scheduled backup in plesk 10.4. My target is to Take the backup of Database and configuration and put in the FTP location. I dont see any option in backup manager in plesk. Any ...
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Tomcat Solr times out

(Plesk 10.4 centos 5.8 linux apache2 server, with Tomcat5 on port 8080 and Apache Solr) I get "The connection has timed out" on requesting domain.com:8080 or www.domain.com:8080 or ip.ad.dr.ess:8080 ...
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After Changing Permisions, Plesk,Root,Mysql is Down

i have connected on Root with SSH Access. Becouse i transfer the files with root, all files was root own. I need it to be on other user, so i was connected on as my current folder: ...
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Plesk CP with a linux cluster [closed]

I've managed to start a project where i should be implementing a linux cluster mainly for webhosting. I need to run plesk on top of that cluster in order to provide cps to customers but there seems to ...
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Add FTP account

I have SSH access in CentOS server. I have also Plesk 9.2 I want to create a new folder e.g. mytest into my httpdocs and then to add a new FTP user in order to have access only to this folder, I want ...
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Redirecting a subdomain to subdomain/folder

I have linux server with plesk panel. I am running sourceforge VM in NAT mode with static ip 172.16.63.XX. In my host i have configured subdomain's (vhost.conf) with proxypass to connect with VM ...
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plesk: how to configure reverse proxy rules properly?

[edit]: FWI, thanks to Vadym's comment below, I discovered that I had overlooked to enable mod_proxy_http on my Plesk server. Loading this module (alongside mod_proxy) fixed the original error. I'm ...
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Plesk Postfix Mail Server 9.5.4 very heavy load, 1000s of processes

Our Plesk Linux Ubuntu 64-bit mail server has extremely high load and we don't know how to isolate it. The load was okay will two weeks ago but in the last two weeks it's seriously deteriorated. The ...
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Plesk: Spamassassin ignores emails to redirected accounts

When I set up email redirects within Plesk 9.5, Spamassassin ignores all emails sent to the redirected address and only scans emails that are sent directly to the address which has a mailbox. Steps ...
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How do you install Dropbox on CentOS with Plesk? [closed]

I presume that (a) it's possible and (b) it's been done before, but I can't seem to quite get it right. I followed the Install Dropbox via command line instructions at ...
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Parallels Plesk not enough memory

Parallels Plesk shows: ERROR: PleskFatalException Unable to connect to database: mysql_connect() [function.mysql-connect]: Can't create a new thread (errno 12); if you are not out of ...
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Add e-mail to domain alias

We are setting up a wordpress multi-site that allows 2 or more websites to operate from a single WP install. The way this usually works is you add the address of the 2nd website as a domain alias of ...
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mail server: retry timeout issues to and from specific domain

we have a dv server with mediatmeple, running apache 2.2, and plesk panel 10.3. for some reason, when sending mail from our domain to theirs, or when they send email to ours, the messages bounce back ...
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List all active email accounts on Debian Sarge and migrate to another server

I had a Debian Sarge server running Plesk 8.1 and moved to a CentOS server running cPanel. I do not remember how many email accounts were there. Using the terminal, how can I see how many active email ...
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Reinstalling Plesk via SSH [closed]

I deleted PHP via SSH using yum as an update would not work, but it seems to have also removed Plesk - I presume because it is dependent upon PHP? Is it possible to restore or reinstall Plesk via ...
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SQL injection security vulnerability in Plesk control pannel [closed]

I have plesk 10.3.1 and I received following email from the Plesk admin Parallels, the manufacturer and distributor of the Plesk Control Panel, has identified a SQL injection security ...
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determining disk space usage on plesk domain

I have an unix webserver runing Plesk control panel with several domains configured. Plesk is reporting that one of the domains is using 1129 mb of disk space, however, I can't seem to find what ...
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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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apache to nginx?

I need to be able to use .htaccess, PHP 5, MySQL 5 on new configuration. While I was looking for a way to increase server performance, someone suggests me to change my current system, Apache + Plesk, ...
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How can I prevent a test virtual host on Apache from consuming too many resources relative to the main host?

I have a web server running Plesk. I've created a test subdomain in apache and placed a copy of the site there to use for testing. Since doing that, memory usage on the server has gone up quite a bit. ...
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Backup your unix server via shell access

I am looking to backup my dedicated unix server which is running Parallels Plesk Panel v10.4.4_build1013111102.18 os_CentOS 6. The server has Plesk installed but there are some limitations to it's ...
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Disable access logging for domains. (Using CentOS & Apache)

I am trying to disable access logging for domains on my dedicated server for over 10 HOURS. I read over 70 pages while I'm searching. I asked on Parallel's forum, I asked stackoverflow in another ...
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How to disable access_log for DOMAINS? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Disable access logging for domains. (Using CentOS & Apache) I can disable access_log for server BUT I can't disable access_log for domains. Do you have any solution? ...
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When is a mail relay needed?

Let me expand... I have a client who is unhappy with their current hosting situation. They want me to move their website and domain across to my hosting platform. I can do this. However I have ...
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NginX & Plesk: 502

Having server with CentOS and Plesk. Installed nginx right how it's discribed here: http://gudym.net/plesk-nginx.html But now if i go to mysupermegasite.com I'm getting 502 Bad Gateway nginx/0.8.55 ...
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Subdomain to different nameservers in Plesk

I have a domain (e.g. mytakeaway.com) on a Plesk 9.5 Linux server. It's got a site associated with it currently. I'm using a 3rd party ordering system (to be housed within an iframe), which I need ...
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'Bug in Mailman version 2.1.12'

I'm working on setting up a server running Plesk 10.4.4 Update #13 on Centos 6.2. I've configured Mailman and now I want to set up some mailing lists. I've created a list in the Plesk control panel, ...
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proper smarty installation centos

I want to properly install smarty on my VPS I have plesk and I'm not sure if I need to doe this in plesk or from command line or ftp the simple instructions says to $> cd YOUR_DOWNLOAD_DIR ...
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Updated PHP from 5.1 to 5.3.9 and accidentally uninstalled Plesk (Linux)

I was updating PHP and when attempting to install 5.3.9, I got conflicts with 5.1 so I (rather stupidly) ran yum remove php php-* and I think that this removed the plesk plugin and I am able to access ...
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Unable to access Plesk panel from Leaseweb Dedicated Server [closed]

I have purchased a dedicated server from Leaseweb, package included plesk control panel but I could not figure out how to access it from my web-browser? I have tried http://ipaddress:8443 and also ...
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Linux Server eating all my memory

I run all of my websites on a 512MB dedicated virtual server, which up until now has served me very well. On 10 Jan, for some unknown reason my memory consumption went up from averaging around 50% to ...
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Apache 500 on parallels plesk + mod_jk: Could not find a worker for worker name

For a long time I had 3 Java web apps running on box with Parallels Plesk panel. Everything was fine until yesterday. Without any reason I started to get 500 on all apps running throe mod_jk - php ...
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Apache 403'ing on symlinks created by root but not symlinks created by normal user

Like the title said, for some reason I am getting a 403 when apache tries to follow a symlink created by the root user. For example: This works lrwxrwxrwx 1 repxadmin psacln 15 Jan 25 02:09 ...
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Upgrading to PHP 5.3 using Plesk or SSH

How do I go about upgrading from PHP 5.1.6 to 5.3? I just got a virtual server with Plesk on it and am a newbie with linux/apache/plesk.
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Cannot login to plesk - event though the psa shadow password is correct

I'm just trying to login again as admin onto an old VPS that I haven't used for a while. The password I had on file doesn't seem to work anymore. The strange things are: I'm able to ssh onto the ...
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DNS Error Randomly Takes Down Site All Day [closed]

I need some help on why one of my sites constantly goes offline and back online all day like 30 times a day!. The downtime varies from 10 Minutes to 55 Minutes and its really affecting me. I have ...
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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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Recover sent mail's from PHP mail

I've got a server with Plesk installed. On this I've got a website on a virtual domain which contains the PHP function mail. Due to some "problems" with Plesk, virtual domains and PHP mail: Plesk, ...