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Knowledgebase : Dedicated & VPS Servers
Attention developers! We fully support the usage of Git [1] on all Shared, Reseller, VPS, and Dedicated servers. For Shared and Reseller clients (with the exception of resold clients under your Reseller package), you will need to fill out the SSH Access Request [2] form before we can allow Git over SSH (we do not yet support git:// on Shared/Reseller servers). Once you do this, we will reply with the port information for access to SSH, and the Git configuration you'll need to setup a re...
STEP 1: Login to the Client Portal at http://clients.pacifichost.com/ [1] STEP 2: Click the link that says "Hosting Packages" in the grey bar area STEP 3: Click the "Manage Plan" button for your VPS STEP 4: On your Plan page in the green box click the button that says "Upgrade/Downgrade Options" STEP 5: On this page select your IPs from the dropdown menu and click the "Click to Continue" button to continue with your order STEP 6: We will add the IPs to your server within 24 hours. Links: ------...
***THIS APPLIES TO OUR VPS AND DEDICATED SERVER CLIENTS ONLY. ALL OF OUR OTHER SERVICES COME WITH SOFTACULOUS PREMIUM FOR FREE. IF YOU ARE ON A VPS OR DEDICATED SERVER AND WISH TO HAVE SOFTACULOUS PREMIUM YOU FIRST NEED TO ORDER IT AS AN ADDON IN THE CLIENT PORTAL. ONCE YOU DO, FILL OUT OUR SERVER ADDONS REQUEST FORM AND WE'LL ISSUE A SOFTACULOUS LICENSE AND THEN DIRECT YOU TO THIS ARTICLE TO COMPLETE THE INSTALLATION. Your server already comes with the free version of Softaculous by de...
Normally a person receives a login notification after logging into their vPanel control panel for VPS servers. To disable this notification please follow these instructions. 1. Login by visiting Client Portal [1] and then click on the blue "VPANEL" button 2. Once logged in on the blue bar click "MY ACCOUNT" link 3. On this page you will see a little checkbox next to "Login Alert". Uncheck that checkbox and click save 4. Login notifications are now disabled Links: ------ [1] http:...
What to do if you come across the Semaphores issues on servers: You can add following lines in "/ETC/SYSCTL.CONF" to get this issue fixed permanently. These values will increase the limits of Semaphores on the Server. kernel.msgmni = 1024 kernel.sem = 250 256000 32 1024 After you save "/ETC/SYSCTL.CONF" run "SYSCTL -P" to reload the sysctl.conf file.
MyTop can be hard to configure and setup due to many errors and bugs related to the software, below is a guide that should work on most CentOS servers rpm -Uhv ftp://ftp.muug.mb.ca/mirror/fedora/epel/5/x86_64/perl-TermReadKey-2.30-4.el5.x86_64.rpm rpm -Uvh ftp://ftp.univie.ac.at/systems/linux/dag/redhat/el5/en/x86_64/extras/RPMS/perl-DBI-1.616-1.el5.rfx.x86_64.rpm rpm -Uvh ftp://ftp.univie.ac.at/systems/linux/dag/redhat/el5/en/x86_64/extras/RPMS/perl-DBD-MySQL-4.014-1.el5.rfx.x86_64.rpm yum -...
As root via SSH: rpm -ivh http://nginx.org/packages/centos/5/x86_64/RPMS/nginx-1.2.2-1.el5.ngx.x86_64.rpm cd /etc/nginx/ Configure to your liking in /etc/nginx/nginx.conf Here [1] is a handy guide on how to setup nginx with PHP FPM from scratch. It is generally not recommended to run this on cPanel servers as it will conflict. There are applications that will handle the VirtualHost translations, but we do not support them yet. We have awesome documentation on NGINX, so if you h...
This tutorial walks you through the steps of going through the WHM Setup Wizard. This tutorial has been specifically designed for PacificHost clients on our VPS Hosting [1] service.Each VPS may take up to 60 minutes to complete installation, you can only complete this tutorial after cPanel is fully installed and functional. NOTE: WE CREATED AN IMAGE TUTORIAL TO WALK YOU THROUGH THE STEPS, SIMPLY CLICK ON THEM TO VIEW THEM IN FULL SIZE. STEP 1. Once you login to WHM using "root" as the u...
Please leave the default resolvers PacificHost installed on your VPS or Dedicated Server. For reference, some of our Virtual Servers will use: 4.2.2.1 4.2.2.2
First you will want to complete the WHM Setup Guide. After completing the setup process inside WHM, you'll see a rather large amount of links on the left hand side. In addition you will see a search box in the top left of your browser. This guide runs through some basic links so you can get started. _We recommend checking out our VIDEO TUTORIALS and the WHM USER MANUAL for more detailed information regarding WHM. Additionally you can also ask questions on the CPANEL FORUMS._ Using the ...