Add webmail alias in VestaCP panel – ubuntu 16.04 Date Posted: 05-10-2017 Assumptions:- We assume you have the following server setup VestaCP Ubuntu 16.04 Apache2 Solution:- Add this line at the bottom of /home/admin/conf/web/apache2.conf file <VirtualHost xx.xx.xx.xx:8080> ServerName webmail ServerAlias webmail.* DocumentRoot /usr/share/roundcube <Directory /usr/share/roundcube> AllowOverride All </Directory> </VirtualHost> Verify… Continue Reading Add webmail alias in VestaCP panel – ubuntu 16.04

zone example.com/IN: loading from master file /home/admin/conf/dns/example.com.db failed: permission denied Date Posted: 05-10-2017 Assumptions:- We assume that you have the following setup VestaCP Ubuntu 16.04 Bind9 Error:- Bind might refuse to reload due to below errors zone example.com/IN: loading from master file /home/admin/conf/dns/example.com.db failed: permission denied   Fix:- Check permission… Continue Reading VestaCP – bind – loading from master file failed: permission denied

Pureftp configuration issue on cpanel|Failed to retrieve directory listing We are getting Failed to retrieve directory listing while we connect through filezilla. There is no log generated on the error log. The issue is with /etc/pure-ftpd.conf has ForcePassiveIP might be having wrong IP address. If the server behind NAT environment then there might be… Continue Reading Pureftp configuration issue on cpanel|Failed to retrieve directory listing

DNS Cluster Setup between cpanel servers Date Posted: 09-09-2017 cPanel is widely used control panel for managing webhosting.  This post deals on how to setup DNS cluster between cPanel servers.  This post assumes that we have two DNS only cPanel server and one cPanel webserver. cPanel DNS only server is… Continue Reading DNS Cluster Setup between cpanel servers

Configure multiple php on litespeed cPanel server Date posted: 04-09-2017 By default cPanel runs with apache webserver. Normally Easy apache 4 or Easy apache 4 will help on installing multiple php version.  In this post, we will explain on how to configure litespeed webserver to use multiple php version. Prerequisites:… Continue Reading Configure multiple php on litespeed cPanel server

Block wordpress login attacks on csf Date Posted: 30-08-2017 csf is a firewall used to manage firewall rules in an easy way. By default, it blocks incorrect ssh login attempts, failed imap login. In this post, we will explain on how to block wordpress failure login on csf firewall. Prerequisites:… Continue Reading Block wordpress login attacks on csf

Limiting/throttling bandwidth for cPanel user account Date Posted: 29-08-2017 There are few accounts on cPanel uses more bandwidth. This post explains on how to throttle/limit the bandwidth on particular cPanel account Prerequisites: cPanel/WHM access Server Root Access bw_module, bwlimited_module. To check whether the module is installed or not, use the… Continue Reading Limiting/throttling bandwidth for cPanel user account

Modify virtualhost for single domain on cPanel(Apache 2.4) Date Posted: 27-08-2017 Latest cPanel comes with apache 2.4 and if we want to edit particular domain virtualhost, this post explain on how to modify virtualhost for single domain. Prerequisites: Centos 7 cPanel/WHM installation. Server root ssh access. Implementation: Login to the… Continue Reading Modify virtualhost for single domain on cPanel(Apache 2.4)

Webmail subdomains mapping in VestCP Date Posted: 01-08-2017 Like cPanel, we want to map the webmail to webmail.domain.tld for all the domains hosted on the server on vestacp. Implementation: Add the below lines to /home/admin/conf/web/httpd.conf <VirtualHost xx.xx.xx.xx:80> ServerName webmail ServerAlias webmail.* DocumentRoot /usr/share/roundcubemail </VirtualHost> Now restart httpd service httpd restart  

Date Posted: 05-06-2017 After the installation of vesta control panel, there are DNS entries added. However, DNS changes are not reflecting. After analyzed the log (/var/log/syslog), we came to know it was a permission issue. Resolution: Inorder to fix the issue, follow the below instruction. Open the file /etc/apparmor.d/local/usr.sbin.named and add the… Continue Reading DNS not working on vestacp