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Monthly: February 2019

Why do we use the MyDNS-NG?

Posted by Allura on 2019/02/21.

Introduction This is a DNS server software for Linux servers. It uses a database in storing the server’s DNS zone files, allowing it to efficiently manage large numbers (hundreds or even thousands) of zone records. This is for:cPanel & WHM version 11.32 or later. MySQL® version 5.0 or later. BINDIt…

What is the Email Deliverability Interface in WHM?

Posted by Allura on 2019/02/20.

Introduction One can navigate to (WHM >> Home >> Email >> Email Deliverability) for working on this feature. This interface helps in identifying problems with one’s server’s mail-related DNS records. These records are used by the system to verify whether other servers can trust it as a sender or not.Manage the…

What is the VirtFS – Jailed Shell?

Posted by Allura on 2019/02/19.

VirtFS is used by cPanel and WHM to provide a jailed and shielded environment for all those users who connect to a server via SSH. This jailed shell functions as a container for all the users and does not permit them to access the home directories present on the server…

How to use the MySQL or MariaDB Upgrade Interface?

Posted by Allura on 2019/02/18.

Introduction One can navigate to (WHM >> Home >> SQL Services >> MySQL/MariaDB Upgrade) for working on this feature. It helps in managing MySQL® or MariaDB® version upgrades (like, when one upgrades from MySQL 5.5 to 5.6). WHM automatically keeps the database engine up-to-date after selecting the MySQL or MariaDB version,…

cPanel Guide to External Authentication

Posted by Allura on 2019/02/15.

General Overview The external authentication modules enable users to log in via Open ID connect compliant identity providers. Open ID connect is a type of identity standard that overlays the OAuth version 2.0 for Google, Microsoft, PayPal and various other renowned online organizations and companies. It is recommended for users to…