Today we will discuss about linux commands which is very useful for Linux system admin. There are many commands in linux but going to mention some commands which is mostly used in Hosting industry for linux. TOP The top command provides a real-time view of a running system. This is best command for linux admins to check server load, uptime

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Domain name status codes

Saturday, 07 May 2016 by

The status of a domain name can be seen in its who is information. To check the who is details of a domain name, you can use online who is checking tool such as Note: A domain name registry is a database of all domain names and the associated registrant information in the top

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Microsoft has revealed that July 29 will be the last day for users to free upgrade to Windows 10. In Microsoft official blog, the company announced that after July 29, users will either have to buy a device that comes with Windows 10, or purchase the full version of Windows 10 Home for $119. The company

Track Spammer Path In Exim

Friday, 06 May 2016 by

If you are a system administrator and working in web hosting company. So it’s your responsibility to maintain server uptime. Sometimes issue come with mailserver. If you see in your mail queue on server you will see large number of mails in queue. Generally it happens in shared hosting. If you have vps or dedicated

We got complains from clients mails are not delivering to recipient. After reviewing mail queue manager from WHM. We found all mails were stuck in queue. We tried to deliver mail forcefully but got some error message. R=dkim_lookuphost defer (-1): host lookup did not complete After investigation the error message we found issue with DNS

We got a ticket regarding softaculous error during magneto installation. The following errors were found : There were some errors in decompressing the package files. This error comes when the compress file is not downloaded correctly on server.  Resolution: Login to server via root access. Now Go to directory /var/softaculous/ You can Move or delete

www or non www redirection

Wednesday, 27 April 2016 by

If you want to redirect your website from non www to www  for example to So you need to create .htaccess page under public_html directory. After that put below code in .htaccess page according to your requirement. For www redirection  #Force www: #Repalce with your domain RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^ [NC] RewriteRule

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Configuring POP3 and SMTP at Gmail

Sunday, 24 April 2016 by

Does your hosting provide provides less mailbox size, don’t worry we have solution for this. You can use your Gmail account to send and receive your domain email address by setting up your domains email address as a POP3 and SMTP account at Gmail. Before going to next step, You should know about port numbers.

While restarting cpanel service from Terminal/Shell using command “service cpanel restart” if you are getting “cpsrvd dead but pid file exists”, please disable the Iptbales firewall of your linux Box and start “cpsrvd’. Before that please check whether “cpsrvd” is running or not, using following command. # ps aux|grep cpsrvd root 30218 0.0 0.1 3012

The following error message appear when you try to start or restart ftp service from plesk panel. Error: Could not complete the operation: defpackagemng failed: The service cannot accept control messages at this time. (Error code 1061) at ControlService ‘ftpsvc’ with code 1 Reason:  ftpsvc (FTP Service) is stuck or is in the stopping status.

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