Redhat, Plesk, named, and chroot oh my!

Well once again I performed my updates via Redhat up2date, and once again I lost all name services on a server.  This time I thought I would post my fix, since it was the same as last time. There was an update issued by RHN this evening which updated the bind-chroot rpm. As part of… Continue reading Redhat, Plesk, named, and chroot oh my!

Plesk backup problem

I had a problem backing up domains on a server and received the following error message: Error: Unable to create backup session: Specified file is not accessible Finally i solved this problem!!!! it was all about wrong permission in some folders! check that the folders ‘/var/lib/psa/dumps’ and ‘/var/lib/psa/dumps/tmp’ are chmod to 777

PHP failing to upload images on a Plesk managed server

I recently upgraded a few of my Linux servers from Plesk 7.5 to 8.2. Everything seemed to be fine, however calls started coming in about PHP forms not uploading images correctly. My team and I were troubleshooting this problem for a few days trying to narrow down the problem. We looked at folder permissions, script… Continue reading PHP failing to upload images on a Plesk managed server

Apache parse PHP from within files using ‘.html’ extension

Recently I had someone that needed to move their site to a new server. The site was entirely created with the files using the .html extension, but had embeded inside. I simply cleared this up by adding the following line to the httpd.conf, and after a reboot of Apache i was set to go. AddType… Continue reading Apache parse PHP from within files using ‘.html’ extension

Restarting Plesk base services

I recently had the need to restart Plesk on a server. Everything on the server was running just fine, but Plesk was not responding. After some searching I found these handy lines that allowed me to get Plesk back up and running. # /etc/rc.d/init.d/psa stopall # /etc/rc.d/init.d/psa start# /etc/rc.d/init.d/psa stopall # /etc/rc.d/init.d/psa start Note: Must… Continue reading Restarting Plesk base services