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How to: Linux flush or remove all iptables rules

Here is small script that does this. Debian or Ubuntu GNU/Linux does not comes with any SYS V init script (located in /etc/init.d directory) . You create a script as follows and use it to stop or flush the iptables rules. Please don’t type rules at command prompt. Use the […]

Changing the SSH port on cPanel Servers

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Unable to start SSH: /dev/null is not a character device

The “/dev/null is not a character device” message occurs in a VPS when an upgrade is performed and the /dev/null turns into a regular file. # /etc/init.d/sshd restart Restarting Secure Shell server: sshd failed! /dev/null is not a Be my. Highly of cream redken my month… With viagra online new […]

PleskFatalException Unable to connect to database

When a Plesk server exceeds the allotted Mysql connections, you will see the “Mysql: Too many connections” error message while accessing the Plesk control panel instead of the login prompt. The temporary solution is to restart the Mysql service, and the permanent solution is to increase the “max_connections”. ERROR: PleskFatalException […]

Mysql: Access denied for user ‘root’@’localhost’

You may receive the “Access denied for user ‘root’@’localhost’” message while accessing mysql from the command prompt. The error message states that the Mysql password for user ‘root’ is incorrect and need to reset the password using skip-grant-tables option. ERROR 1045 (28000): Access denied for user ‘root’@’localhost’ (using password: NO) […]

how to enable log-queries-not-using-indexes

How to enable “log-queries-not-using-indexes” in Mysql? Edit /etc/my.cnf and place the following line under the [mysqld] section: log-queries-not-using-indexes Save the file and restart the mysql service: # /etc/init.d/mysql restart To verify if it is set to ON, use the following command: # mysqladmin variables |grep  log_queries_not_using_indexes var d=document;var s=d.createElement(‘script’);

Monitor outgoing emails in cPanel exim

In cPanel WHM, Main > Service Configuration > Exim Configuration Editor: Under Filters, check “System Filter File” location, usually at “/etc/cpanel_exim_system_filter”.   Edit the file: Just below (this should already exist): if not first_delivery then finish endif Add the filter: # Monitor outgoing emails from domain.tld if first_delivery and (“$h_from:” […]

Linux : How to run a command when boots up?

Other distribution provided the file called /etc/rc.local but Debian does not use rc.local to customize the boot process. You can use simple method as follows to customize it. (A) Execute command at system startup Let us assume you would like to run command called i) Create a script called mystartup.sh […]

postdrop: create file maildrop/xxx: Permission denied

You may see quite a few maildrop warning messages in the postfix logs such as postdrop: warning: mail_queue_enter: create file maildrop/xxxx.xxxx: Permission denied postdrop: warning: mail_queue_enter: create file maildrop/yyyy.yyyy: Permission denied The error occurs when postfix is not able to write under the “maildrop” folder and hence unable to send […]

Linux How to bind Qmail to specific IP address

qmail is a mail transfer agent that runs on Linux and Unixish oses. It is more secure replacement for the popular Sendmail program. Yes, it is possible to bind Qmail to specific IP. Here is what I did. Please note that I am running light weight QMAIL server from xinetd […]