There are several graphical websites which you can use to test your speed to the Internet, however at times we need to perform this test from the command line interface (CLI). In our environment this includes testing from our servers which do not have a graphical user interface (GUI). Some searching around I came across a […]

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After switching over the Purple Monkey Studio servers to Sentora I noticed that system email notifications from cron jobs and various other utilities we have installed were not being delivered. A quick check of the mail queue (mailq) on one of the servers showed errors in the messages being delivered. Mail Error: C5048A0EC8 2713 Thu […]

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After setting up a few domains in Sentora I realized I needed to add a couple to a sub-account, there was not the option for changing the owner directly in the control panel. A quick search of the community forums at Sentora turned up an add-on module called Transfer Domain developed by Remmy from imerLabs. Problem: This module was […]

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In order to use passive FTP connections with ISPConfig and pure-ftpd you will need to define the port range within the pure-ftpd configuration and adjust the firewall in ISPConfig. Below are the steps needed to make these changes, in our example we set our port range to be 40110-40210 modify the example for your desired […]

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After installing ISPConfig and adding a WordPress website I was getting Internal Server Error (500). Some digging around through the log files turned up issues with the default configuration of PHP-FPM. To resolve this issue the MaxRequestLen value needs to be increased. Open /etc/apache2/mods-available/fcgid.conf and add the value MaxRequestLen 15728640 right below the FcgidConnectTimeout line. This […]

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