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nameserver: reload skipped on server (nameserver disabled)

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If you are using cPanel and Linux server, you may face error while restarting named / bind service after making changes in the zone file nameserver: reload skipped on server (nameserver disabled)  while saving changes in zonw filw from WHM OR Bind reloading on server1 using rndc zone: [ensermo.com] Bind reloading on server2 using rndc zone: [ensermo.com] Bind reload skipped …

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cPanel Error "cpsrvd dead but pid file exists" [solved]

Sometimes one might get error while restarting cPanel service from shell using as "cpsrvd dead but pid file exists". There is nothing to get panic, just follow the simple solution provided below:   Error: [email protected][#]service cpanel status cpsrvd dead but pid file exists entropychat (pid 7397) is running... melange is stopped stunnel (pid 7523) is running... interchange is stopped qrunner …

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How to Setup Alternate SMTP Port from WHM

Default SMTP port is 25 for Linux server but sometimes ISP may block that port. This is mainly done to stop spamming from their network. In this case we can use alternative port for SMTP service.     These are the steps on how to enable alternative port for the server. 1) Login into WHM. 2) Click on service manager. …

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Cpanel Directory and File Structure

  Cpanel installation directory structure /usr/local/cpanel + 3rdparty/ – tools like fantastico, mailman files are located here + addons/ – AdvancedGuestBook, phpBB etc + base/ – phpmyadmin, squirrelmail, skins, webmail etc + bin/ – cpanel binaries + cgi-sys/ – cgi files like cgiemail, formmail.cgi, formmail.pl etc + logs/ – cpanel access log and error log + whostmgr/ – whm related …

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