In this how to i will describe how to transfer CPanel accounts from one server to another. To transfer account you should have root access on both servers. Because to transfer account you need every thing to backup for transfer including Cpanel User / Pass (Same), Website, Database, Emails, Users, Stats etc. The thing i like about CPanel is it will transfer accounts 100%, you will not miss any single think related to your accounts. This method implies on VPS’s and Dedicated Server where you can access WHM (Web Host Manager) or root shell. Continue ReadingRead More »
This how to describe how to add domainkeys and SPF (Sender Policy Framework) records on CPanel Servers. Whenever you create a domain on CPanel server using WHM, it wont add domainkeys and SPF records for particular domains. To add domainkeys and SPF records please use following steps. Continue ReadingRead More »
I have created first mod_geoip custom module for CPanel WHM using CPanel Easy Framework POD.
which will be then install using /scripts/easyapache on command line or Apache Update using WHM on your choice whether to install it or not.
I wroted it in february and published on my site, but after few days CPanel Developer DAN contacted me to enhance with there requirements that it can be added to CPanel Custom Module Listing. I made several changes to first version as suggested by CPanel Developers and alhamdulillah succeeded in it and now its listing in CPanel Custom Module. 🙂 You can install it by using following steps
tar -C /var/cpanel/easy/apache/custom_opt_mods custom_opt_mod-mod_geoip.tar.gz
Thats it, now you can run
Login into WHM and go to EasyApache Update
It will show you the Mod_GeoIP included in it and you can install it by checking the box.Read More »
This howto describe how to ssh outside another network / server using authenticated proxy. SSH (Secure Shell) is typically used to log into a remote machine and execute commands, but it also supports tunneling, forwarding TCP ports and X11 connections; it can transfer files using the associated SFTP or SCP protocols. Continue ReadingRead More »
This howto describe how to run wget behind authenticated proxy to download files. GNU Wget is a package for retrieving files using HTTP, HTTPS and FTP, the most widely-used Internet protocols. It is a non-interactive commandline tool, so it may easily be called from scripts, cron jobs, terminals without X-Windows support, etc.
GNU Wget comes as default software with almost every distribution, so we are going to just configure it to start downloading using authenticated proxy. Continue ReadingRead More »
This how to describe to configure YUM to work behind proxy server using username / password for authentication. YUM is great tool available in RHEL/Fedora/CentOS to install/update/remove packages easily from local and internet repositories. In the most offices / schools / colleges where proxies are implemented and direct connection to the internet is not possible and all internet traffic goes through proxy servers. Same as in my office we have to use proxy server with username / password to authenticate ourself to get internet access. So we are going to configure my YUM software to use proxy to get my LINUX updated with new softwares all the times with repositories available on internet. Continue ReadingRead More »
This howto describe to split big files / directories into multiple archives under Linux using RAR software which can be used to backup, copy onto CDs or download into small chunks where large files downloading is limit to size etc. These files then can be downloaded to any machine to re-assemble again and extract data from it. RAR software developed by RARLAB (http://www.rarlab.com) and have Linux, Windows and MacOS versions. Continue ReadingRead More »
This howto describe how to install yum on CentOS 5.2 VPS. VPS (Virtual Private Servers) usually comes cheap to install, administrate and manage LINUX with administrated (root) priviliges. In this way you have fully fuctional LINUX available to work on it. But some of the host provide very basic template of CentOS 5.2 for VPS which only install minimal amount of software to run these VPS. I came across one of my VPS with very minimal installation and which doesn’t have YUM install in it. YUM (Yellow Update Manager) is a very necessary tool now a days to install any software from internet using online repository without getting any getting problems of dependencies. Continue ReadingRead More »
This howto describe step by step method to install SQUID 3 server as Anonymous Proxy. An anonymous proxy is a tool that attempts to make activity on the Internet untraceable. It accesses the Internet on the user’s behalf, protecting personal information by hiding the source computer’s identifying information. Simply say to hide your IP. Continue ReadingRead More »
This document describes how to attach modems to a Linux box and allow it to receive calls to connect users to the network. Its like being your own ISP (Internet Service Provider). If your Linux box is connected to the Internet, then the users will also be connected to the Internet. Your Linux box becomes a router. This is also known as RAS (Remote Access Services) in the Microsoft world. In the Linux world its called PPP (Point to Point Protocol). Continue ReadingRead More »