Recently we changed the web hosting control panel we use from ISPConfig to Sentora on several of our servers at Purple Monkey Studio. Sentora is based on the old zPanel control panel which was purchased by Hostwinds and development came to a halt. Sentora is developed and maintained by the original members  of the zPanel team. Sentora brings a […]

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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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