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WHM cannot be activated because it uses a non primary IP address to verify?

I have a strange issue with my vps, it's running CentOS 6 and WHM, today i purchased the license after expiration but i can't activate it because the /usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt uses the non primary IP ...
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Why doesn't changing my default name servers in WebHost Manager take effect?

I'm using cPanel/WHM 11.28.87, and when I go into "Basic cPanel & WHM Setup" in WebHost Manager and change my default nameservers at the bottom of the page, save, and re-open "Basic cPanel & ...
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5 domains point to 5 directories in a server … how can i do that?

I have 5 domains lets say Domain1.com domain2.com ... domain5.com. Domain1.com to go to /www/domain1 folder on my server. Domain2.com to go to /www/domain2 folder on my server. ... I have ...
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CPanel Change Password of POP Accounts (60,000 of them)

I have a server with CPanel/WHM and we have some 60,000 mailboxes, well some of them looks like compromized for easy password, and we want to reset all mailbox passwords. I tried to run ...
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Rate Limiting Outbound E-mail Message on a WHM/cPanel/Exim/CentOS 5 system. .

I have a client who is using Interspire e-mail marketer to send out his e-mail messages, and this guy sends something like 100,000 e-mails per session and does this around 3-4 times per month. He's ...
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Is this an erroneous looking /etc/hosts file?

I'm on a cpanel environment and I get a daily notification to tell me my hostname could not be resolved to ip address. Looking at my /etc/hosts file I then find this: 127.0.0.1 ...
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Create an Alias for my DNS

I own a dedicated Server in OVH, and my DNS are : Primary DNS : ks221074.kimsufi.com Secondary DNS : ns.kimsufi.com My OS is Centos 5, and I don't have a strong experience with Linux, I ...
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cPanel update deleted my email accounts. Is that even possible?

Like many of you, I noticed a pretty new cPanel login interface today upon accessing my dedicated server. Great, I love new interfaces! Upon going to check my email accounts, I noticed that they were ...
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I have WHM root access but unable to connect using SSH

I have root WHM password for a domain and I am able to login using following URL http://domain_name/whm But when I use the same root password to connect to server using SSH I get access denied ...
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WHM new account nameservers not responding

I've setup a new account in WHM and updated the nameservers from Domain Registrar and it's not responding from the server. So I went to DNS functions and Nameserver IP's and I have the following ...
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How can I edit an individual site's virtualhost using either WHM or cPanel?

I've been using Webmin/virtualmin for years. In Webmin, I can edit Apache config files quite easily. For example, if a user wants to change the DocumentRoot because he/she wants to serve up a Ruby on ...
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Installing GeoIP in cPanel/WHM

I need to install GeoIP on a cPanel server (running CentOS 5.8). I have tried installing it through EasyApache (after installing geoip-devel and the relevant EasyApache addon), and it seems to have ...
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Add regular unix user to whm to use cPanel

I have been using useradd to create user account on my CentOS server although cPanel has been installed on the server. For some reasons, I created them by command instead of using WHM. Now, some of ...
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setsockopt EOPNOTSUPP (Operation not supported)

When I strace my MySQL process, I keep finding the same error over and over: setsockopt(240, SOL_IP, IP_TOS, [8], 4) = -1 EOPNOTSUPP (Operation not supported) futex(0x87ab944, FUTEX_WAKE_OP_PRIVATE, ...
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Synchronized DNS-servers return different responses

I have two servers: alpha.mydomain.net - 209.110.172.195 beta.mydomain.net - 185.169.74.16 Both of these servers come with WHM software installed. With the help of WHM I configure DNS cluster on ...
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Increasing the number of Apache requests? [closed]

I need to increase the number of Apache requests from 150 to something like 500. Can someone shed some light on how to do this? I'm using cPanel/WHM
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Can I use A-records to create name servers, and a server hostname on one server, but the overall name servers of that domain point to another?

OK - to clarify for those who did not understand the first question: LAMP/cPanel Server hostname srv1.xyz.com Nameservers used for OTHER domains are ns1.xyz.com and ns2.xyz.com ON THIS SERVER I now ...
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Safe way to update one year old cPanel/WHM, cPanel packages and CentOS packages?

The default settings for my WHM VPS update were set to "Manual Update Only". As a result the packages haven't been update in 1 year. I'd like to set them to automatic but I'm scared that the first ...
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Use nameservers of another server

I have already a didcated server that uses custom nameservers of my main domain (ns1.mysite.com / ns2.mydomain.com ) I bought another server & want to use the same nameserver or similar ( ...
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Suggestion on email server with “infinite” disk?

I'm looking to setup an email server which can accommodate hundreds of accounts with "unlimited" email space. I understand that there is no such thing as unlimited but I am under the impression I can ...
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gem environment and $GEM_PATH not updating when using rvm

I'm trying to upgrade ruby and rails gem on a server with cPanel, to do this I installed rvm and I successfully installed different versions of ruby... great stuff! Having a problem though, the ...
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Using UCC to offer SSL certificates to customers with WHM based on a EC2 instance

The heading says it all i think. I have researched this topic a while now, and it seems like it is possible to use UCC to offer SSL certificates to multiple domains with only one IP address (EC2 only ...
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How to securely grant WordPress write access to certain directories?

Do I need to set the permissions to 775 or higher? At the moment, I can't do this, as apache runs as 'nobody'. I use WHM/CPanel to administer the server.
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How did a phisher upload to my server?

My webhost notified me they got a complaint from bank of america that one of my accounts under my reseller (WHM) account was compromised by a phisher. Once the host unsuspended my account I tried to ...
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Server SSL configuration to stop warnings and errors

I've just setup SSL on the main domain in my whm/cpanel setup, the domain has it's own ip and is all up and running correctly. However when browsing the site in Chrome I get the following: Your ...
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How do I overwrite rather than modify a virtualhost on WHM/Cpanel?

I'm trying to completely replace the current virtual host autogenerated in httpd.conf with the following (its for a ruby app). I put this in extra.conf at the location that httpd.conf specifies for ...
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apache server down after easyapache rebuild

I have rebuilt my apache server (running CentOS using WHM) to update my apache feature using easyapache. After the rebuild process which ended with build successful, my site become inaccessible with ...
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How to prevent bombardment of hack attempts on VPS

Ever since I bought a VPS, I have been receiving emails like those shown below since day one, every single day. I was wondering if is this really normal? Is there anyway I can prevent it, or is ...
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Why does my server crash? [closed]

I'm a web designer by trade who develops using php and mysql. I have this wordpress-powered website running alone on a dedicated server (centOS 5.7, php5.3.8 + APC , Apache 2.2, mysql 5.1 - hardware: ...
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Centos 5 Apache WHM Cpanel Server Limit, Max Clients

Hello today my VPS server goes down, the node have this: 2GB RAM 1/2 CPU 40 GB Storage The Server Limit and Max Clients as default: Server Limit: 256 Max Clients: 150 So .. i set the node to: RAM ...
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VPS with WHM - Email Setup

this is my first time (well the past 3 days) hosting my own accounts on a VPS. I have this with heartinternet and also had a resellers account which I'm now trying to transfer everything across to the ...
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cPanel & DirectoryIndex - server default page showing for domain root

I'm pretty sure that I have a very trivial problem and that lots of you guys have answered this kind of question a thousand times. But I just can't find any of these answers. So here we go. I am ...
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High system CPU usage in Centos with cPanel/WHM

After installing and configuring WHM/cPanel on Centos 5.7, it seems that often when I try to access WHM, cPanel, or one of the 3 websites sitting on the server, everything freezes (WHM, cPanel and all ...
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WHM Backup recommended?

I have a VPS (CentOS) with WHM, about 25 GB. It has about 20 accounts on it. I am looking to effectively back it up. My thoughts: Back it up with WHM Backup locally. Use Rsync to mirror it to another ...
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Total number of unique visitors on a given day

We've got about 30 websites on our server. Some with Google Analytics, some without. They do come with Awstats (server is using WHM). I want to know the total number of unique visitors, serverwide. ...
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Server high CPU load issue! ( Cpanel + CentOS 5)

Our server cpu load is high todays sometimes reaches to 560! .. We have the lastest Cpanel/whm and the kernel is update!while the load average is : Load Averages: 39.05 75.01 45.33 the apache log ...
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make two different domains accessible to each other whm reseller account

I have a WHM reseller account which has 2 configured domains (each one with his own cPanel account. I need to be able share some code between both domains. What should I do? One thing I need do do ...
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(PHP) Fatal error: Call to undefined function imagettftext()

I have recently updated my server to the latest version of PHP 5.1.27, except now - a few of the scripts used by my websites come up with the following error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function ...
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DNS Server Spoofed Request Amplification DDoS - Prevention

I've been conducting security scans, and a new one popped up for me: DNS Server Spoofed Request Amplification DDoS The remote DNS server answers to any request. It is possible to query the ...
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How to determine the best location (country) for an email server?

Is there any advantage to have an email server in the same country as the email account holders? Example: All emails are from people of country A. They send and receive emails mainly from/to ...
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SSL error. Getting modulus mismatch, key file does not match certificate

I'm getting below error from WHM. Could this mean CSR in WHM is different to what was given to SSL provider? Error SSL install aborted due to error: Modulus mismatch, key file does not match ...
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Modulus mismatch, key file does not match certificate. Please use the correct key file

I'm trying to install SSL certificate provided by RapidSSL and CRT file was correctly provided to Rapid and they issues with a new SSL certificate. I have allocated a dedicated ip address for this ...
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Changing the order of VirtualHosts in WHM/cPanel

I have a need for one of the VirtualHosts that WHM is pulling from cPanel when automatically building httpd.conf to be placed last, because it uses a wildcard subdomain. Example: <VirtualHost ...
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How to remove nameserver IPs in WHM 11.30.2?

As explained on this page: http://docs.cpanel.net/twiki/bin/view/AllDocumentation/WHMDocs/NsIps When visiting: WHM > DNS Functions > Nameserver IPs You see a table with 3 columns showing Nameserver, ...
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WHM/Cpanel Installing APC

What is the correct way to install APC on WHM and check that is is working? The steps I have carried out so far: SSH on the server as root and run yum install pcre-devel In WHM go to PHP ...
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Cpanel user DB config

Where does cPanel/WHM store its associations between users and their MySQL databases? I can't seem to find anything in /home/$USER, or /var/cpanel, or /etc/..
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Incoming CNAME and CPanel

I'm doing some research into setting up a Saas app like SquareSpace where a user can point their domain name e.g. example.com to example.myapp.com using a CNAME record. I'm using a CPanel/WHM managed ...
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“gzip -f - ” on process manager. What it means? [closed]

From time to time, I find a command "gzip -f -" running, when I access WHM, process Manager. Is it a suspect proccess? Trace shows something like this: Process 10437 attached - interrupt to quit ...
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Why Is My Server Swapping Memory When There Is Free Memory? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should Swap be used like this? I am running a WHM/cPanel VPS server with the monitoring program munin. Please have a look at this chart: Why is there memory swapping ...
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Strange requests to to my hostname, like “server.hostname.xx OPTIONS * HTTP/1.0”

I setted up a new dedicated server, but I'm noticing strange requests, shown on the page Main >> Server Status >> Apache Status, WHM 11-1 - 0/0/159 . 0.16 57 0 0.0 0.00 0.66 ...