Tuesday, July 3, 2012

How to connect cPanel’s ports using XML-API (PHP Class)?

December 29, 2010 by  
Filed under cPanel

cPanel’s XML-API is a wonderful way of doing stuffs programitically and remotely on its front end (domain owner control panel) and back end (WHM). However, the PHP client of XML-API, by default, connects to WHM Ports! If you are wondering how to connect to front end and do stuffs using user’s credentials rather than root [...]

Running Webmin on demand, and on different port!

July 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Webmin

If you are the single user of Webmin or have limited number of users, you may consider starting the webmin on demand! That is start the daemon only when you are going to use it and stop it back after your works are completed! How to? To start the webmin, you need to ssh to [...]

How to install and configure Tinyproxy, a lightweight proxy server

June 20, 2010 by  
Filed under General

Tinyproxy is a light-weight HTTP proxy daemon for POSIX operating systems. Designed from the ground up to be fast and yet small, it is an ideal solution for use cases such as embedded deployments where a full featured HTTP proxy is required, but the system resources for a larger proxy are unavailable. Tinyproxy is free [...]

Opening ports in the firewall for the Mail Server

January 10, 2010 by  
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There are standard ports that are used to access most services. For example, accessing a website generally uses port 80 for normal (HTTP) web pages and port 443 for secure (HTTPS) pages. Smtp Smtp generally uses port 25 for connections although there are recommendations for port 587 (see the official documentation for details). Pop and [...]

Configuring your Firewall for Webmin

August 27, 2009 by  
Filed under Webmin

Many operating systems block access to port 10000 by default (this is the default port for webmin interface), as they have a firewall activated as part of the installation process. This may prevent you from logging into http://yourserver:10000/ from another system on your network or over the Internet. The simplest way to open up port [...]