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Emails not getting delivered to inbox of yahoo, hotmail and gmail is a common problem that many users face due to different reasons, many times its IP reputation or the email activity on the shared environment. spf and domainkeys can help with this situation to get the emails delivered directly to inbox. cPanel documentation has […]

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Many times if you find apache processes dying in the top process list or apache failing to start completely then one of the reasons could be a log file larger than 2Gb , which is indicated by the below error in the apache error logs : child pid XXXX exit signal File size limit exceeded […]

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Riz Khan on September 28th, 2010

When we talk about server security, firewall is an important component.  For hosting server or other servers in general when it comes to free firewalls, there are two popular combinations. One is APF/BFD ( Advanced Policy Firewall/Brute Force Detection) and second is CSF/LFD ( Config Server Firewall / Login Failure Deamon ). The bfd or […]

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Riz Khan on September 22nd, 2010

Secure Shell or SSH is a network protocol that allows data to be exchanged using a secure channel between two networked devices. The two major versions of this protocol are referred to as SSH1 and SSH2. It is used primarily on Linux and Unix based systems to access shell accounts.  It was designed as a […]

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Riz Khan on September 15th, 2010

Many times you may notice a time drift problem on the server. It is common with some of the AMD server series as well.  In most cases its impact is not very high and it can be controlled by setting up a cron to run each minute to make sure the time remains close to […]

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You may come across this error after server upgrades or server migrations. This may appear while loading WHM or you may experience this while running easyapache script or /scripts/rebuildhttpdconf The exact error that comes in easy apache case with few preceding lines is below : — Updating Apache configuration Distilled successfully read error at /usr/local/cpanel/Cpanel/Locale/Utils.pm line 126 […]

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