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Ubuntu Server Error

I've been getting the following error for about a month. truncate: cannot open '/var/log/modsec_audit.log' for writing: Operation not permitted https://support.plesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/115003182625-...
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Parsing PHP code in .html, .phtml in Plesk/Debian

I have updated my Plesk system from Debian 8 (PHP7) to Debian 11 (PHP 8.1.4) using the Plesk-internal backup function, everything worked fine at the first glimpse. However, I can't get PHP 8 (FPM) to ...
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Domain name not resolving to custom nameservers

I set up a linux VM on azure running centos 7 and installed plesk obsidian. I configured the DNS settings there and was told to first update the glue records on namecheap, then set the nameservers to ...
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Add manual postfix configuration on a Plesk Web Admin Server

I have a Plesk Obsidian Web Admin Edition running on Ubuntu 20.04 server. Now I want to handle a wildcard email-address (testuser.+@mydomain.com) like described in this topic: https://serverfault.com/...
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asp.net web api jwt token expiry on plesk server

I'm having an issue with my asp.net web api where the jwt token expires with no valid reason after few api requests. this issue only occurs on production environment, it doesn't happen in my dev env ...
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FAIL2BAN filters. Any filter for this intrusion by internet search scanners?

Jan 19 22:49:00 intelligent-mahavira postfix/smtpd[670231]: connection established Jan 19 22:49:00 intelligent-mahavira postfix/smtpd[670231]: master_notify: status 0 Jan 19 22:49:00 intelligent-...
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Varnish sometimes (up to ~5% of the requests) triggers err_too_many_redirects, running in docker combined with plesk for wordpress [closed]

We've followed these instructions https://support.plesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/115001888894-Does-Plesk-support-Varnish- and were able to get it to work 'properly', it serves the wordpress site through ...
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NGINX Proxy Manager and Plesk Obsidian

I am searching for an easy way to setup reverse proxy with nginx proxy manager in combination with Plesk (Obsidian) - how can I do this easy? WHenenver I disable nginx in plesk to use nginx proxy ...
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proftpd: pam_systemd(proftpd:session): Failed to connect to system bus: No such file or directory

If I try to connect to my proftpd server these errors will be logged in /var/log/auth.log: Dec 29 03:22:38 ****** proftpd: pam_unix(proftpd:session): session opened for user ****** by (uid=0) Dec 29 ...
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error while connecting to ssh on google cloud platform

I have my instance running on Google Cloud Platform but suddenly my websites stops working and when i try to login via ssh, it keep connecting not never connects. It says: The key transfer to project ...
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Should I use Centos 7 or Centos 8 on my VPS Server for Plesk? [closed]

I'm going to buy a VPS from a company. It asks me if you want to choose Centos 7 or Centos 8 when purchasing VPS. From what I've researched on the internet, there is no difference between the two. But ...
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How do I get a graceful shutdown of Node.js running on Apache/CentOS/Plesk?

Hopefully this question has an answer that's generic to Apache and Node.js, and not specific to Plesk ('cause I know how you feel about Plesk-specific questions!). I recently decided to add some text ...
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Error upgrading mariadb-10.1 to 10.2 on debian 9

What about this error? upgrading on debian 9 with plesk from mariadb 10.1 to 10.2 Any clue how to fix it and continue upgrade? apt install mariadb-server-10.2 Reading package lists... Done Building ...
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No SPF record on secondary DNS

Although I have a specific problem, I am trying to implement a good strategy for the domains I manage. Current setup: A VPS managed with Plesk with multiple domains. (I do have a failover IPv4.) The ...
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GMail not receiving email sent via PostFix

I have a VPN configured with Plesk. (I have installed a SSL/TLS certificate, through Plesk, using Lets Encrypt. Everything seems good as far as I can tell, but I mention it as it also protects emails.)...
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Reverse DNS does not contain the hostname and RDNS_NONE from spam assasing

So i am trying to setup the reverse dns for my server and i got it mapping correctly to my mail domain and i did a test on mail-test but reverse dns failed with: Spam Assasin RDNS_NONE, but on mail ...
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Multiple long running mysqld processes

today i've checked our server status with htop and i saw somethig that i could not believe. Could someone please answer me the following questions? Why are there so much mysqld processes? Why they ...
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DNS query timed out looking up A for mydomain

I am try to use let's Encrypt on Plesk and error 400 appears with [Detail: DNS problem: query timed out looking up A for mydomain][1]
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How can I mnually code a 301 redirection via nginx by adding HTTP fields without return and rewrite? [duplicate]

I noticed that when I create a 301 redirection using nginx (rewrite, return 301), I get the following HTML body: <html> <head><title>301 Moved Permanently</title></head> &...
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New configuration files for the Apache web server were not created due to the errors in configuration templates:

I'm running a pleks server on ubuntu and recently after trying to upgrade my php version, I managed to cause a lot of errors, one being that the site is currently displaying going to the site page ...
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Postfix - How to receive mails from one or a few Hosts only and disabling open relay or local domain

I would Postfix to receive mail from my front antispam server host. Postfix does not act as open relay but if mails are sent to local domain, mails are delivered and this must be blocked. So goal is: ...
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WAF(modsecurity) / Plesk IP Banned, is it Googlebot? Is it a false positive? Is it a malicious IP?

I was alerted by my Plesk server that an IP Address had been banned. Normally I don't check banned IPs, but this one happened to coincide with our site going down for 1 minute at the same time. Banned ...
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Create user that has SFTP access to everything under vhosts, using Plesk [closed]

I have a Centos 7 server running the latest version of Plesk. I want to create a user called all_sftp that has sftp only access to everything under /var/www/vhosts/ I've made the user, chrooted so ...
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PLESK in Windows Server 2019 Standard - local user limitation [closed]

I recently installed PLESK in Windows Server 2019 Essentials, without enabling or joining in Active Directory. There are 20 domains that I support for IIS, FTP and DNS services. Regarding the e-mail ...
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Downloading EXE From Web Throws 403 Forbidden nginx

I have a file uploaded to our website under a /Downloads folder, which I created. The download link, similar to: A Sample Download Link had no issues downloading up until a few weeks ago. I am not ...
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How to uninstall Nginx (and reinstall it) under plesk?

I rent a VPS from OVH without Plesk License but they installed Plesk anyway against my consent. This lead to a lot of problems. I had an hard time for everything, installing the last version of ...
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Recursive chmod of all vhosts httpdocs directories on CentOS/Plesk [closed]

A shared web hosting server running CentOS 7.8 with Plesk has the following directory structure for a few hundred vhosts: /var/www/vhosts/domain1.com/httpdocs/ /var/www/vhosts/domain2.com/httpdocs/ /...
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NGINX Proxy_Pass to websocket server on a Plesk Server

I am trying to get a websocket client connected to my server with a ssl connection. I want to reach it with www.myurl.com/socket/ (subdomains would also be an option) and the websocket server is ...
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How plesk uses AWS for their storage?

Currently exploring the relation between Plesk and AWS As of now my AWS account showing the Memory Disk SSD Usage of 30GB of my account Where it says 40%+ of memory are being used out of 30GB and ...
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My IP is blocked from own Plesk server

I was experiencing slowness to a crawl issues with my server and hired a SysAdmin to fix it but he didn't and only made it worse. Now, I can't access anything on it unless via VPN. No Plesk, No SSH, ...
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Brute Force Postfix sending email from non-existent mailbox

For several days now, I have been fighting a massive sending of emails from my server to external emails. I set out to receive the email of errors on my Gmail, and I noticed in spam that I am invaded ...
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WordPress - phpMyAdmin - Database has been wiped [closed]

This morning I got a message from an editor of a WordPress site on a domain that I manage. The wordpress site had reset to default. I logged into the Plesk panel and the media content is still there ...
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Cannot create or delete db on Plesk server

Today I came to the realization that I cannot add or delete any of the databases that belong to any of my clients on my Plesk server. I had been receiving this error: Error: Unable to remove some ...
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On a Windows Server, how do you prevent FTP from requiring the machine name to be included in the username?

I have a Windows server, and I'm using Plesk to manage many of the IIS and FTP settings. The server's machine name is 9WTBVY, and any FTP accounts that are created on the system cannot login unless ...
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Sending emails through port 587 in Postfix doesn't work [closed]

I installed Plesk Obsidian in Ubuntu 18.04.3. Trying to send messages through the port 587 I'm getting the following error: postfix/smtp[116387]: connect to alt1.gmail-smtp-in.l.google.com[209.85.233....
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Upgrading MySQL 5.5 to 5.7 on Plesk-managed Ubuntu 14.4 [closed]

I'm trying to upgrade MySQL on my Plesk-managed Virtual Server (Ubuntu 14.4) from version 5.5 to 5.7. On the Plesk support sites and on the Internet I found the same sequence of steps. It goes like: ...
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How to determine if I should use KeepAlive in apache?

I have read several posts and questions about KeepAlive but have not found any suitable for me. I have a server with just one client (Trivago) doing hundreds of (hotel availability) requests per ...
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partition ssd + hdd disk on ubuntu server running plesk

i have a new server with 256 SSD and 4TB SATA HDD, with the following logical volumes mounted # lsblk NAME MAJ:MIN RM SIZE RO TYPE MOUNTPOINT sda 8:0 1 223.4G 0 disk ├─sda1 ...
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Postfix receives email but doesn't send [new to server management]

As the title suggest, I'm struggling to get the mail server to send emails. I recently purchased a VPS for hosting and I'm currently trying to set up the mail server which can now receive emails but ...
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qmail couldn't find any host named [closed]

System: Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (fresh install) qmail dovecot Plesk 17 Mail configuration was done with plesk. It is not possible to send any mail to any reciepents on different domains. Log contains: ...
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Automation to spin up EC2 Volumes (dedicated machines) for each webproject

I'm planning to set up a sort of private hosting environment for me and my webprojects and am wondering if there is a great/easy solution to spin up new ec2 volumes (always a dedicated volume/machine) ...
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Configure GitLab Docker container with Plesk and LetsEncrypt

Hi I have an issue with my GitLab setup. What I'm trying to achieve: running GitLab inside a Docker container access GitLab through a subdomain (gitlab.mydomain.com) at ports 80 and 443 for https ...
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Plesk fail2ban regex for mailbox

Can anyone help me with a special f2b Filter to track down recurring login fails on a specific mailbox? i don't want to limit fails to global postfix jail. Therefore i need a extra filter. I also ...
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Mailgun/Postfix: Relaying Denied

I have checked the other threads on here and none seem to resolve my issue. I am trying to relay my outgoing emails from Postfix to Mailgun via SMTP. My server is also running Plesk. My Postfix ...
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HSTS: Is includeSubDomains on main domain sufficient?

In my Plesk web admin edition I just activated HSTS on my main domain www.domain.tld with add_header Strict-Transport-Security "max-age=31536000; includeSubDomains" always; The test on ssllabs.com ...
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How to enable a the php_soap extension from .user.ini (no acces to php.ini)

Our application is being hosted on GoDaddy (plesk). We need to enable 'php_soap' extension for our application to work. We contacted the customer support that we don't have access to php.ini file to ...
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Trying to set-up Authoritative-Only DNS Servers. My domains are not directed to the server

Guys I am hoping I can find help here. I am having trouble setting up Authoritative-Only DNS Servers. One server is a Cloud Virtual Server XL (master server and web server - has Plesk) the other one ...
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MySQL causing major I/O Lag

I have a mysql server (version 5.1) running Roundcube Webmail client on a plesk box (onyx). We have a few hundred users on it during the day. My hypervisor, Virtuozzo, they have been working with us ...
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Changing PHP_FCGI_MAX_REQUESTS

I cannot find the location of the conf file where I can change the value of PHP_FCGI_MAX_REQUESTS. Info about the system: Debian, php7, FAST-CGI, Apache 2.4, Plesk Onyx 17. There are similar ...
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Can I point my custom name server to the same domain IP?

I have a domain name example.com point to 192.0.2.1 and I have : ns1.example.com (custom ns) points also to 192.0.2.1 ns1.example.com (custom ns) points also to 192.0.2.1 Then I set the dns for "...
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