How to add swap to a KVM VPS or Dedicated Server CentOS 6

Swap is beneficial, because it allows inactive memory blocks to be written to disk, freeing up real memory for stuff like file system caching. Swap also (to some extent) protects you...

What is Python? The Python Language

Python is by far one of the most beautiful programming languages in the world. Webhostpython.com completely supports the entire Python language, community, and it's frameworks, such as the very popular 'django'...

Force Non Legacy Backups to Start now (WHM/cPanel)

So you've configured your system to generate backups on all of your cPanel accounts using the newer method (not the legacy backup method) of WHM but you want the backups to...

How to Hide Bind DNS Version on centos (works with cPanel as well)

You may have performed a DNS test and gotten the following response back when running a DNS test: One or more nameservers responded to version queries. This can be considered a breach...

How to Configure a new cPanel Installation

So you just received your VPS/server and just installed cPanel on it. You go to login at the normal WHM URL and are presented with a license agreement as well as...

How to clear your eximstats Database in cPanel/WHM Server

If the size of your eximstats database is getting too large, you may have problems deleting the data using the normal WHM route. To clear it completely, you can do...

Ruby Programming Hello World Example

The classic "hello world" program is a good way to get started with Ruby, or with any other programming language in general. First, login to your server via SSH. To login to...

How to setup Sendgrid on your cPanel VPS/Server

Configuring your Cpanel/WHM managed domain to use SendGrid’s SMTP mail servers is quite easy.You will need root access to do this. Login to your VPS or server using your root login credentials Go to Service...

How to install CentOS 6 using Netinstall

When using KVM to install CentOS 6, you will find that using the drive redirect mode is an option. This works well when using the net-install version of CentOS. In this...

How to delete/empty your email queue (multiple techniques)

Very frustrating. So you find out one of your WordPress sites was exploited and sent out thousands of emails from your VPS or server. You found the account or plugin/theme that...

Setup & Configuration Tutorials

How to clear your eximstats Database in cPanel/WHM Server

If the size of your eximstats database is getting too large, you may have problems deleting the data using the normal WHM route. To...