Linux: CLI Bandwidth Speedtest

Linux: CLI Bandwidth Speedtest

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...
Linux: Redirect Root Email

Linux: Redirect Root Email

Many system services and automated jobs (cron) are setup to send notifications the root email account for the server by default. If you need a way to quickly capture the root email and redirect them to another account, the quick steps below will get this taken care...
Redirect root email in Sentora

Redirect root email in Sentora

After switching over the PinkTie Technology Group 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...
Sentora Transfer Domain Module Fix

Sentora Transfer Domain Module Fix

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...
Migration from ISPConfig to Sentora

Migration from ISPConfig to Sentora

Recently we changed the web hosting control panel we use from ISPConfig to Sentora on several of our servers at PinkTie Technology Group. Sentora is based on the old zPanel control panel which was purchased by Hostwinds and development came to a halt. Sentora is...
30 Days: Waking up Early

30 Days: Waking up Early

Here we are in October already and I realized I missed doing a 30 day challenge during September. This morning I was out of my normal routine and needed to be up bright and early in order to meet my normal schedule later in the day. Those of you who know me know I am...