Openlitespeed Installation: Directadmin

By | 2021-05-09T07:52:04+00:00 May 9th, 2021|

Openlitespeed is the open source webserver provided by LiteSpeed Web Server Enterprise. It's frequently used only for individual sites that don't change often. This is because OpenLiteSpeed requires a restart to load any new .htaccess file. So if you often see 'OpenLiteSpeed is functioning normally' error after creating new domain/subdomain etc, restarting the 'Litespeed' service [...]

Steps to Install ClamAV (Virus Scanner) on Directadmin

By | 2021-05-09T07:51:04+00:00 May 9th, 2021|

ClamAV is a free software, cross-platform and open-source antivirus software toolkit able to detect many types of malicious software, including viruses. It includes a number of utilities: a command-line scanner, automatic database updater and a scalable multi-threaded daemon, running on an anti-virus engine from a shared library. Here we're explaining steps to install ClamAV in [...]

Install rspamd and redis on DirectAdmin

By | 2020-12-08T20:27:36+00:00 December 8th, 2020|

This is based on Centos8. Using epel-release, it may be possible to do the same changes on centos7. Rspamd is a much faster anti spam system, that replaces spamassasin. Directadmin supports rspamd, however, custombuild does not install redis which is recommended for rspamd.   To start the install, first install redis via yum   yum [...]

Migrate Accounts from cPanel to DirectAdmin

By | 2020-07-11T11:01:17+00:00 July 11th, 2020|

cPanel is one of the most common and widely used control panels. But cPanel has recently announced a massive increase in their pricing scheme. This increase in the price schema has impacted so many customers and businesses. So, customers are now migrating their cPanel sites to other control panels, and some of them are migrating [...]

How to Set Mail Server in DirectAdmin?

By | 2020-07-10T19:35:47+00:00 July 10th, 2020|

In this tutorial, we are going to see how to set the mail server in DirectAdmin. DirectAdmin helps the client for the easier administration of their websites, as it has a graphical web-based control panel. DirectAdmin is usually referred to as "DA" in the web hosting industry. They are mainly adaptable with Linux operating system, [...]

How to Enable PhpMyAdmin and RoundCube Auto-Login in DirectAdmin

By | 2020-06-04T20:50:51+00:00 June 4th, 2020|

cPanel is one of the most common and widely used control panels. But cPanel has recently announced a massive increase in their pricing scheme. This increase in the price schema has impacted so many customers and businesses. So, customers are now migrating their cPanel sites to other control panels, and some of them are migrating [...]

Set up DirectAdmin to Use a Remote MySQL Server

By | 2019-08-26T05:59:20+00:00 July 29th, 2019|

We can set up MySQL to be run on an external server when we have a large database that would require management and monitoring of its own. The best way to do so is to host MySQL on a different server. Then we can connect our application to our Remote MySQL database which is pretty [...]

Redirect Website /Path to Use HTTPS in DirectAdmin

By | 2019-08-26T06:14:55+00:00 July 27th, 2019|

Nowadays, If you are not using an SSL certificate on your website, visitors might not trust your website. Google too, prefers sites with SSL over the sites that do not have SSL certificates. In this tutorial, we will see how to redirect our website from http to https automatically for all the users. If you [...]

How to Use IPv6 Address in DirectAdmin

By | 2019-08-26T12:49:04+00:00 May 14th, 2019|

  As we all know that what is an IP address?. It is nothing but a logical numeric address that is assigned to each and every single computer, printer, switch, router, mobiles or any other device that is part of a TCP/IP-based network. An IP address is the most significant and important component in the [...]

Too Low or 0.00 Disk Usage in DirectAdmin

By | 2019-08-24T12:02:33+00:00 May 14th, 2019|

  To check the partition on our server, need to run the following commands. df -h The result would depend on what kind of partition we used on the server. If the server having an /home partition, then your quota_partition value will be /home. If it was not, then it will be /, so your [...]