Reset Litespeed admin Password via command line

1. Access the server via SSH 2. change your current directory to /usr/local/lsws/admin/misc

3. Run the following script to change the admin password

4. You are required to enter the username (admin by default) first and then new password. Access the  Litespeed web-console with the new details.!  

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DNS Propagation Delay Explained

Whenever you change/update the IP or name servers of a domain name, You might have heard this term “DNS propagation delay” from hosting providers. Every domain undergoes this “DNS propagation delay” during the initial stages of it’s set up. This article describes the DNS propagation delay and how to Speed Up the DNS Propagation. DNS: […]

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Modifying your host file to override DNS of a domain

This article will guide you how to add an entry in your machine’s host file to lookup up the A record for a domain directly without DNS name resolution, this is commonly used for testing website before changing the name server as it will override the DNS settings on that  particular machine where you edit the […]

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”Restoring Mysql database of your website ” [ Joomla ] via Cpanel

In case you are using joomla for your website and you are managing it using WHM/Cpanel, for you to restore your database of your site, you may follow the steps mentioned below. First make sure that you have the backup of the database intact, a file with the extension .sql something similar to “your_database_backup.sql” Note […]

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Create windows vps in reseller account

1. In the reseller panel click on “Create Virtual Server” button. If you have not yet created a user, you need to create the user before creating the server. 2. Then you may choose the Virtualization Type as “Xen HVM (Windows VPS)”. 3. Enter the VPS specification in the boxes and click on “Create Virtual […]

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Create Linux VPS in Reseller Account

1. In the reseller panel click on “Create Virtual Server” button. If you have not yet created a user, you need to create the user before creating the server.   2. Then you may choose the Virtualization Type as “Xen Paravirtualization (Linux VPS)”. 3. Enter the VPS specification in the boxes and click on “Create […]

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Nano editor-Quick guide

nano is a small, free and friendly editor which aims to replace Pico, the default editor included in the non-free Pine package. Rather than just copying Pico’s look and feel, nano also implements some missing (or disabled by default) features in Pico, such as “search and replace” and “go to line and column number”. Opening […]

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VI editor

Vi Quick Guide

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Files in Parallels Plesk

Plesk Panel Plesk root directory /usr/local/psa Version /usr/local/psa/version Admin password is stored /etc/psa/.psa.shadow Plesk configuration file /etc/psa/psa.conf Restart Plesk /etc/rc.d/init.d/plesk restart Apache Main httpd configuration file /etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf Plesk httpd /etc/httpd/conf.d/zz010_psa_httpd.conf Include conf files are under /etc/httpd/conf.d (depends on the location specified in main httpd) Startup script for plesk apache /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/httpsdctl start Apache main log files […]

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DNS Zone transfer

A zone starts as a storage database for a single DNS domain name. If other domains are added below the domain used to create the zone, these domains can either be part of the same zone or belong to another zone. Once a subdomain is added, it can then either be 1) Managed and included […]

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