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!

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

Adding mssql capability to PHP5 on CentOS

I had a need to connect to MSSQL using PHP version 5 from a CentOS 5 server. To do this I needed FreeTDS and the module mssql in PHP. After a diligent search I found that there was no quick and easy way to install the mssql module, like “up2date install php-gd” to get GD… Continue reading Adding mssql capability to PHP5 on CentOS