system administration

  1. M

    Secure upgrades

    Great tools exist to upgrade OS, WHM and cPanel to keep installations up to date. Each time doing these upgrades I fear that the server will break, for good reasons! How do you guys handle these upgrades smoothly and secure without clients getting interrupted? What is your best advice to do...
  2. bloatedstoat

    RPM Timeout issues.

    I have the same issue as raised in this thread Fix RPM Issues Script Timeout - no solution in my case though. This has happened twice on consecutive runs. E Pre Maintenance ended, however it did not exit cleanly (256). The following events were logged: "scripts/rpmup". Please check the logs...
  3. C

    httpd dead but subsys locked

    Hi, I've just update WHM to v84.0.21 yesterday night. After that httpd suddenly stopped. I went to server by root account and run a check `service httpd status` and got back the message: `httpd dead but subsys locked` I've tried various way to resolve problem, including: - Submit a ticket to...
  4. G

    What could cause this lsphp process(hign CPU usage)

    In my cPanel I see very high CPU usage. There are a bunch of lsphp processes and lsphp:my_domain/my_site/index.php which consumes N/A of CPU. What's interesting is that this process name is lsphp:omain/my_site/index.php instead of lsphp:my_domain/my_site/index.php. So it just skips the first 3...
  5. W

    SOLVED cPanel & WHM update failure in upcp script

    Hello. Since 2 days ago, I received this email every day. I force the update with: /scripts/upcp --force And again, have the same error. I use: awk '$4=="E"' /var/cpanel/updatelogs/update.1581671535.log Is the last log, and I have this result: [[email protected] ~]# awk '$4=="E"'...
  6. M

    Script to check all domain

    Hi, I just upgrade all my server php default to 7.3 instead of 5.6, since that i receive many complain of error 500 on some of client website, so now i'm looking a script to check all domain i have so i can check which account are having issue with php 7.3 and i can switch to 5.6 by using...
  7. D

    SOLVED Can I change the time Cpanel cronjobs are run

    The (/usr/local/cpanel/scripts/fix-cpanel-perl; /usr/local/cpanel/scripts/upcp --cron > /dev/null) command is being run at a time which causes issues when it auto updates services like mysql which are in the middle of a backup. Is it safe to change the time this cronjob runs from the crontab so...
  8. P

    Infected with a virus in a bunch of sites. Want to find a multi-line string and remove it from hundreds of files.

    I host a bunch of websites that got infected due to an insecure WordPress management plugin (InfiniteWP). I have WHM/cPanel, and ImunifyAV+ and ConfigServer Exploit Scanner. Those have failed to fully remove the injected scripts. ImunifyAV+ has removed a bunch, but for some reason, not all...