Skip to main content
Share Your Experience: Take the 2024 Developer Survey

Questions tagged [cpanel]

Off Topic Warning: cPanel control panel questions are generally considered off topic for ServerFault and more appropriately asked on https://webmasters.stackexchange.com/

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
-2 votes
0 answers
28 views

SES SMTP credentials are leaked multiple times [closed]

We are using SES SMTP with cPanel webmail (Exim) and PHP to send emails. This issue happened today and last week. Currently, We have the credentials in 2 places: 1- Exim configuration. 2- PHP files. ...
Dev's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
45 views

Yum update package awscli requries python3

I have an EC2 instance with Rocky Linux 9 (Official) - x86_64 and Cpanel installed. I'm receiving notifications daily about this issue when the system tries to update packages or when I run /scripts/...
Dev's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
54 views

Yum update command showing some error

In a almalinux server with cpanel, when try to update yum with the command "yum update" throwing the following error. No commands are working. All commands outputs are the same. output are ...
HMaddy's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
89 views

Mailing server not receiving incoming-emails sent by addresses outside of my domain

I am using a shared hosting service (iFastNet) to host my website (https://ender.ing/). I was able to get my mailing system to work just fine when I set my DNS records to point to the shared hosting ...
0xENDER's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
140 views

nftables + Almalinux (CPanel): Help creating rules

I need help creating rules. According to CPanel firewall-d broke migrating from CentOS > Alma Linux. They no longer supported CentOS so I bit the bullet finally and migrated. Everything went ...
wolfsden3's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
218 views

How to properly filter emails through EXIM system filter?

My server recently encountered a large volume of incoming spam messages. For each message, Exim agent generated a message with the following content for the sender: "Mail Delivery Failed: ...
Phree's user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
60 views

best practice of disable cpanel from edit apache main conf file [closed]

i have a centos server controlled by cpanel, i have some proxy i want to set for my main domain, my configuration work clearly at /etc/apache2/conf/httpd.conf, but any edit in cpanel will remove my ...
Centos's user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
94 views

How to use variables in Exim filter file?

I'm using Exim with Cpanel. I created a filter file: touch /usr/local/cpanel/etc/exim/sysfilter/options/forward_filter with the following content: # Exim filter if ("$sender_address" does ...
mm1234's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
83 views

Exim filter check if email is forwarded

I'm using Exim with Cpanel. I created email forwarding from '[email protected]' to '[email protected]' and '[email protected]' to '[email protected]'. I want to filter only emails that are ...
mm1234's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
436 views

How to resolve infection SMW-INJ-15328-cron.bkdr.perl-3 found by ImunifyAv

I have a report of a malware infection from imunifyAv and this is all I'm given: SHELL="/usr/local/cpanel/bin/jailshell" */9 * * * * perl /var/tmp/CpUOSh >/dev/null 2>&1 Reason: ...
mediaguru's user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
0 answers
232 views

Uploading big files result on connection aborted

I'm triying to upload a 2,4GB of files to a Wordpress site hosted on my server. I already increased a lot of php.ini resources limits, specifically: upload_max_filesize = 7000M post_max_size = 12000M ...
Jjsg08's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
0 answers
91 views

cloudlinux-root disk usage error? Increasing disk size?

devtmpfs 32G 0 32G 0% /dev tmpfs 32G 77M 32G 1% /dev/shm tmpfs 32G 3.2G 29G 11% /run tmpfs ...
uniak's user avatar
  • 1
1 vote
1 answer
499 views

Prevent Apache from showing first virtual host if domain does not exist?

Not sure when but WHM/cPanel and/or Apache have changed how they handle requests for domains that do not exist. Previously it would redirect to http://requested-domain.tld/cgi-sys/defaultwebpage.cgi ...
Gavin's user avatar
  • 121
1 vote
0 answers
156 views

How to disabled X-Spam header rewrite in WHM?

I need some help with the settings on my cpanel WHM. I want to disable the options to stop rewriting the X-Spam in the header. When I send the spam emails for a test, I'm getting this: X-Spam-Subject: ...
chris oojer's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
101 views

htaccess syntax issue when moving script to a subfolder

I have recently purchased a script but this script only works in public_html folder . I need to install it in a subfolder named shop ( public_html/shop/ ) . Now the following .htaccess rules work ...
Mr Pro's user avatar
  • 33
0 votes
2 answers
2k views

Cron job to backup the MySQL database produces empty dump files with no errors logged that I can find

My site is controlled via cpanel. I want to automate the backup of my databases and then automate their download to my development machine. The first step was to set up the cron jobs as follows 0 3 ...
Rohit Gupta's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
3k views

How to point a name to another name in the DNS?

I need to create a A-Record for a subdomain on server X to make it point to server Y, but the IP from server Y is changing from time to time. Server Y also has a hostname / domain. The A-record does ...
Black's user avatar
  • 491
0 votes
1 answer
798 views

Request exceeded the limit of 10internal redirects on cPanel Server

I just created a subdomain called virtual from cPanel and its return 500 error. When I check the error_log I see below error: AH00124: Request exceeded the limit of 10internal redirects due to ...
Muhammad Dyas Yaskur's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
49 views

Deleted wildcard 3 days ago still subdomains being resolved to other ip address

I setup A record with wild card entry as I wanted to use some feature of my other website but I delete it for some reason. Now its been 3 days it still points to my other website. Is it cache issue if ...
Mohammad Fahad Rao's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
565 views

Why does WHM / cPanel keep saying my password is weak and must be 65 strength at least?

I've been trying to create my very first account on https://trycpanel.net/wwwacctform.html, but I've faced a weird error.Basically, I want to set a password for my account. But, it keeps saying it's ...
Liqui Kal's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
174 views

Pros/Cons of running separate user accounts for an administrative subdomain?

What are the pros/cons of creating a separate account for an administrative subdomain rather than adding a subdomain under the same account? Specifically, but limited to: Server load/process ...
matteo's user avatar
  • 1
0 votes
1 answer
329 views

CPanel: What's overwriting my MySQL config settings? [closed]

I have a weird problem whereby every few weeks, changes I've made to MySQL config are being reset to their defaults. I'm on Centos 7.9 and CPanel 98.0.9. I'm making my changes via PHPMyAdmin while ...
user9540234's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
916 views

Can I send emails using the php mail function with SendGrid smtp relay? [closed]

I have been trying to send emails from my app using the PHP mail function. I am currently hosted at DigitalOcean and the only way for me to send out emails is with services like SendGrid. I have done ...
FarrisFahad's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
110 views

what is wrong with my DNS record (please help i'm desperated Part 02 )

After several modifications i did with the support of godaddy and some members in the forum here. I got this Can someone here say to me why my domain is working (qubemarket.com ) but not my subdomain ...
zack's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
1k views

Main domain working but not subdomain

I modified my dns record with my hosting provider in order to settle a subdomain, and they asked me to wait 24 hours to 48 for propagation while the TTL is 1 hour. (the ip adress in the picture below ...
zack's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
444 views

Mails not received when using Cloudflare DNS and Cpanel server [closed]

I have the following Cloudflare DNS config: The mail and ftp are hosted on the Cpanel server. The website is hosted on a separate server, on a VPS. You can see in this image that the mail A record is ...
Pascut's user avatar
  • 151
0 votes
1 answer
393 views

Change only 1 emails DNS to use another server but keep the other ones in my server [closed]

So I came across a weird problem and I don't know if there's a way to solve it or not Basically, I made a protonmail.com account and changed the DNS servers in my cPanel to theirs Now, everything ...
Hussein Al-Mosawi's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
417 views

Is it correct to update the GLIBCXX / GLIBC on a shared hosting server?

I'm having issues updating node.js for a single user in a shared hosting server, which is being installed by NVM package.Whenever we try to switch versions to a newer one, this error is displayed: ...
SthefanyRangel's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
781 views

Varnish cache in nginx reverse proxied WHM [closed]

We have our production server with latest cpanel version "96.0 (build 8)" and it is running nginx with reverse proxy enabled. See the netstat screenshot attached for detailed information. ...
nisamudeen97's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
894 views

CentOS - Allowing a specific user to have root file permissions (for SFTP)

I'm trying to make it so my customuser can use programs like FileZilla, CuteFTP, Bitvise SSH... etc to SFTP into the server and modify files in the root directories. I use Bitvise SSH normally because ...
Ryflex's user avatar
  • 139
1 vote
1 answer
37 views

Temp. Load Balancing

One of the website on my Cpanel / Centos server on DigitalOcean with multiple domains attracts huge traffic on one particular week in a year, a single server is unable to manage the load and obviously ...
MikeBA's user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
0 answers
163 views

Strange download speed

I have a problem with download/upload speed. If I try to download a file from my server I have really low speed like 1 mb/s, on this server I have 1 gbit uplink. If I do a speedtest-cli the network ...
Nabbello's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
2k views

Improving Performance of my SQL Database

Using mysqltuner i'm a bit worried at the maximum of memory sql seems to want to be able take... I just want to tune SQL to run better and understand how to do it myself. Here's my mysqltuner results; ...
plattnat's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
696 views

Fixing crashed MariaDB databases on a cPanel server [closed]

I have a small cPanel server which I use for my clients' projects and my own personal projects. This is also shared among a few of my friends who chime in to keep the disks spinning. Recently I've ...
CodingSomething's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
542 views

DNS records: Remote A record for website and local server for mail server

First of all. I'm sorry if my question is irrelevant, bacuse i'm new on DNS Records. I have 2 Server, will call them #Server-1 and #Server-2. For. eg. i have a web site with domain name www.example....
HddnTHA's user avatar
  • 113
1 vote
1 answer
476 views

Splitting a domain's email accounts between Exim/cPanel and Office365

I have been plagued with a situation which has yielded no elegant solutions, from any support avenues. I have a domain, the email accounts on this domain are hosted on both Office365 and a cPanel VPS. ...
benjam1nk's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
159 views

How to connect to our distant server using a local hostname from dyn or -noip on local computer client instead of computer ip?

We using CSF as firewall on CPANEL. We blacklisted all countries except few. Within the CSF there is a dyddns function allowing a FQDN to connect through... We then set up a no-ip.com account with IP/...
makeitup's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
1k views

Domain redirect in .htaccess causing SSL "Your connection is not private," but works OK on non-https://

I've been banging my head trying to resolve this. Here is the problem and what I've done so far: (1) I have domain: domain-one.com (2) domain-one.com forwards to domain-two.com by .htaccess code below ...
OldWest's user avatar
  • 151
0 votes
2 answers
139 views

Why is my SSL certificate tied to my domain provider(Doteasy)?

I recently bought an SSL certificate for my website but when I try connecting with HTTPS it gives me this message: Error Message What it seems to be doing is tying my certificate to my domain name ...
icecreeper01's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
912 views

Cpanel NodeJS app displaying source code [closed]

I have set up nodeJS app on cpanel using cpanel nodeJS selector. Apps root directory is /home/userName/public_html/server. The app is working fine. Problem is if I send get request to example.com/...
Imtiaz Chowdhury's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
515 views

How to change file permissions with Cpanel or Filezilla for MantisBT or any file / folder? [closed]

I would like to install Mantisbt on a shared hosting account. I'm not a developer or network engineer myself but I found easy to follow instructions here: https://www.tmdhosting.com/kb/answer/re-...
Marty's user avatar
  • 113
0 votes
1 answer
208 views

Correctly point DNS to subdomain from cloudflare to cpanel server? [closed]

I have a CPANEL server hosting some websites and webmails, a couple of days ago I was asked to add SSL security to this websites and decided to use cloud flare to do this. So I added the domain in ...
Karlo A. López's user avatar
8 votes
3 answers
26k views

"No space left on device: AH00023: Couldn't create the mpm-accept mutex" when restarting httpd

My server sometimes gets filled up with connections in apache stuck in a "Sending Reply" state, requiring me to restart apache. Most of the time this works, but sometimes I will get this ...
user548654's user avatar
-1 votes
2 answers
2k views

DNS error and not returning with any right response

I got a new server and I added a dns1.checkersinc.net, dns2.checkersinc.net to 69.64.33.255, 69.64.35.255 and when I test the dns1.checkersinc.net and dns2.checkersinc.net domains on dnswatch....
Hatem's user avatar
  • 11
0 votes
1 answer
2k views

Cannot send mails to different domain with mail server in HostGator and website in Digital Ocean (From header is missing)

Recently I moved from HostGator with cPanel to a Digital Ocean droplet. I still want to use the email service from HostGator. So in DigitalOcean I added an A record pointing to HostGator IP, and MX ...
Roman's user avatar
  • 111
-2 votes
1 answer
215 views

Centos - terminal creates directories/files with no owner/group? [closed]

I'm very new to server admin. I'm having an issue whereby any file or folder I create via the terminal on WHM (Centos 7.6) results in a file/folder with 0/0 user and group stat. Example command: ...
Mitya's user avatar
  • 99
-3 votes
1 answer
103 views

Domains registered on cpanel but managed on own DNS server

I'm missing something basic here. I have some domains that my company originally registered with a hosting provider, and we have a cpanel login with those domains listed. We also have those domains ...
Abraham Brookes's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers
7k views

Explanation of new line in htaccess file: RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/\.well-known/pki-validation/(?:\ Ballot169)?

Recently I noticed that a new line was added in the htaccess file in several locations throughout the file. RewriteCond %{REQUEST_URI} !^/\.well-known/pki-validation/(?:\ Ballot169)? I don't ...
Kenneth Poveda Mata's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
492 views

exim filter not working on long emails

I was trying to set a file extension based filter in exim. if $message_body contains "pdf.gz" or $message_body contains "pdf.arj" This filter does work on small mail, such as mail with only test ...
Dirty_Programmer's user avatar
-1 votes
1 answer
985 views

shared_id/~username is showing 404 [closed]

when I'm trying to access my site it works fine with http://domain_name/ but when I'm trying to use it with http://ip/~username it goes to 404 page. Do I need to do some additional settings in WHM or ...
Mohit Bumb's user avatar