CPanel transfer account fails with “Timeout during ssh session”

When you try to move an account from one CPanel server to another through SSH you may get an error like: “Packaging the account… … Timeout during ssh session … Retrying….” besides the fact that SSH seems to be working on the remote host. In such cases you should login through SSH on the target […]

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Linux on VMware Time Sync

It is a common problem on virtual machines to loose time synchronization with the hardware clock. This can lead to serious problems regarding services operations as well as log consolidation. VMware’ s knowledge base has lot of information regarding the issue. We choose to implement NTP time synchronization on our Datacenter, thus the only option […]

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Roundcube WebMail on CPanel Servers

Roundcube webmail is a very promising Open Source webmail client. With CPanel 11 installing RoundCube is quite easy and with no file editing of CPanel files. To install roundcube you should first download RoundCube Webmail from http://roundcube.net/ . Unzip the software somewhere and upload all files and folders (maybe with WinSCP) to your server in […]

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Samba PDC and Kolab

Our project is to replace in our corporate all MS Windows servers. The new environment should be compatible with simple users habits and the transition from Microsoft servers to Linux servers must be completely transparent to the end user. The first step towards this is to provide a Windows Domain functionality with Samba Server v3. […]

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