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    cPanel - AWS Infrastructure question

    Hey guys, I recently installed cPanel / WHM on an Amazon EC2 instance just to see how it performs. I have a general question though. 1. Would cPanel automatically utilise RDS for the databases that are created in cPanel accounts of the EC2 instance? 3. Would cPanel automatically utilise S3...
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    benefits of separate DNS server OR using cPanel DNS only?

    I am an entry level system adminsitrator and had this question for a while now. What are the benefits of spending extra money to get one more server to be utilized as a DNS server, in opposed to simply setting up the DNS on the same box that is going to host shared accounts? Thanks.
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    crashes every few hours, i think something to do with innodb

    Also, the /tmp dir is getting piled on very very reapidly. In 10 minutes it reaches to 100% which is about 4GB. It usually used to take like 10-15 days earlier.
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    crashes every few hours, i think something to do with innodb

    Hello, I have been facing this problem since past week. Server would randomly stopped working even though it doesn't now have high load average. Couldn't find anything in logs, I think it is because of the mysql crashes. There are about 4 sties whos databases are not working anymore, (even...
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    why accounts aren't being limited?

    No help? Can someone please try to give me a clue here?
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    why accounts aren't being limited?

    Hello everyone, I have a server operating with cloudlinux. I have noticed many times that load goes 50+ and quite a few accounts using up 60%+ resources (according to "top"). My confusion, isn't its cloudlinux's primary job to stop the accounts that are abusing and over-using the resources...
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    How to enable securelinks?

    Hello, We are having a few issues when users are being hacked due to sym link issues. I've read that cloudlinux has this component called securelinks which helps fight again this issue. I looked through the options and documentation but could not understand how exactly do you activate /...
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    Migrating entire Dedicated server to a new Dedicated server

    Hello, Due to some hardware issues, we are moving one dedicated server's all the websites to another newly deployed server. The source (original) server has cloudlinux installed and enabled while the remote (new) server has only cpanel (we are planning to install cloudlinux in a few minutes)...
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    FFMPEG issue - installed but not enabled

    Thank you for your reply, I understand there is no official support from cPanel for ffmpeg. I just want a general opinion as to where I should be looking to fix this, since there are quite a few experienced admins around on the forums.
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    FFMPEG issue - installed but not enabled

    Hello Guys, I have this weird issue. I installed FFMPEG modules using ffmpegisntaller's auto installer. It seems that everything is installed. Take a look at following commands/ [email protected] [~]# which ffmpeg /usr/local/bin/ffmpeg This shows that ffmpeg is indeed installed. But when any...
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    daily issue - cpanel locks root every night

    Hello, I have recently come across this weird problem where I am not able to login to cPanel , WHM , SSH every night for a couple of hours. I am pretty sure the password is correct since it works after an hour or two. I have checked the firewall and nothing says that I was blocked. Even tried...
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    new backup system, how to test?

    Hello all, I just noticed the new backup system on a new server. I have disabled the legacy backups and enabled the new backup system. I want to test if everything is working fine or not. It seems /scripts/cpbackup still refers to legacy backups. How can I force the backups to run and check?
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    cpanel and webmail issues after 404

    Thank you for your reply. It works after disabling CageFS. 1. rpm -q cagefs = cagefs-5.0-5.el6.cloudlinux.x86_64 2. [email protected] [~]# rpm -qa | grep bsock bsock-0.09-1.el6.x86_64 bsock-libs-0.09-1.el6.x86_64 3. Proxyexecd = proxyexec (pid 52808) is running... 4. [email protected] [~]# grep...
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    cpanel and webmail issues after 404

    Yes, I installed CageFS too. httpd error logs show the usual stuff of files missing. Do you want me to grep something specific?
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    cpanel and webmail issues after 404

    I recently installed cloudlinux and converted a cpanel server to cloudlinux OS. Now if we access domain.tld/cpanel OR domain.tld/webmail, it shows 404. Note that it still opens through port numbers though. Help appreciated.
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    idea limits? first time user

    Thank you, appreciate it.
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    idea limits? first time user

    hello all, I have a dedicated server with 24GB RAM and following CPU config. For a shared hosting server, what should be the ideal I/O, CPU limits? Any help would be appreciated. processor : 0 vendor_id : GenuineIntel cpu family : 6 model : 26 model name : Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU...
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    yum broken - critical issue

    Hello, I am not sure what exactly happened, but I am not able to run yum. Whenever I do anything that starts with yum, it will throw this error: [email protected] [~]# yum There was a problem importing one of the Python modules required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was...
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    installing mp4box, ffmpeg etc? I am tired of searching

    Hey everyone, I have a vps where I learn things. I am trying to install a video streaming website which requires ffmpeg and a few other modules. Here they are. ffmpeg mp4box flvtool2 mplayer I have been searching on google for a while now but there is no definitive guide or how to's...
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    IMAGICK on 11.36?

    Hey, I've done that. But still the website wouldn't recognize it. Check this out. [email protected] [~]# /usr/local/bin/convert -version Version: ImageMagick 6.8.5-10 2013-06-07 Q16 http://www.imagemagick.org Copyright: Copyright (C) 1999-2013 ImageMagick Studio LLC Features: DPC OpenMP But the...