Warning: MaxClients exceeds ServerLimit

You may reach the maximum number of clients that are allowed to connect to your Apache web server and Apache stops responding. In this case, you have to increase the MaxClients and ServerLimit variable to a higher value. The changes has to be placed in the Apache configuration file located at /usr/local/apache/conf/httpd.conf but in case […]

WHM unable to create or remove accounts

1) Check your /etc/resolv.conf. If its missing valid nameservers this can be the cause Code: dig . NS If this times out then this is the problem. You have to fix your /etc/resolv.conf 2) Make sure you aren’t missing perl modules or have 11.x scripts on a 10.x machine r Code: un /scripts/perlinstaller File::Copy::Recursive /usr/local/cpanel/bin/checkperlmodules […]

cPanel sshd has failed, please contact the sysadmin

If you have changed the shell default Port 22 on a cPanel powered server , restarting sshd from the WHM will fail. You have to ssh to the server and issue the following command to restart sshd… Code: /sbin/service sshd restart To, temporarily, reset your shell port back to 22, run the following command from […]

How can i install cURL on my cPanel server?

There are two common types of cURL installs on most cPanel servers. The first is a binary install, this is where the cURL binary (program) sits on your server (usually in /usr/bin) and can be run via the CLI or script. The second method is to have cURL built into PHP so that PHP’s cURL […]

CPanel: Backup and Restore a Domain Account via SSH

CPanel: Backup and Restore a Domain Account via SSH Sometimes there is a need to backup a CPanel account without logging into the endusers CPanel yourself. In those situations the account can also be backed up via SSH. Every CPanel server comes with scripts that can be executed via SSH. In this case we will […]