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Accessing an addon domain outside public_html

I have a shared hosting account with a shared IP, and with no domain name added yet. I have uploaded a website in the public_html folder and I can access it by using the shared server's IP and my ...
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Use heroku instance as a Mysql database server

I have a hosting plan which limits disk usage and I see that heroku or some other free hosting plans could come as rescue , so that I would just use their Mysql database component remotely for my ...
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My website is visible only through direct URL but not via the domain name I bought

I have bought hosting and domain name separately, later when I'm buying hosting I have linked hosting to the domain name I bought. Now after hosting all the files by uploading them to the CPanel 11 ...
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Security of web app files and database passwords in a linux shared hosting environment

I have a web app on a linux shared hosting machine. Lets say I have a .htpasswd file, some configs that store a database password and generally don't want people snooping through my source code ...
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Shared hosting: how do they estimate server CPU usage? [closed]

I'm using several shared hosting services and wondered many times: how do they calculate those "CPU seconds"? For example one of those limiting me with 300,000 seconds/month, 10,000 seconds/24h and ...
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Disable SSH login via password on a per-user basis?

I’ve asked some web hosting providers (Bluehost and Dreamhost) and they both said that on shared hosting accounts they have no way to disable login via SSH with a password. What this means is that ...
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CNAME to shared IP on a cluster

I'm trying to set a CNAME record (www) at ISP-A to forward to a subdomain at ISP-B. the domain/website at ISP-A works flawlessly at ISP-A, the website at the subdomain at ISP-B works also good. but ...
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Can't delete file from web interface of owncloud

I have own instance of own cloud. With latest stable version 6.0.1. If i delete some files from web - after page refresh they are back. If i delete some files from client (1.5.0) under linux, in ...
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How can I stop my email being blocked as spam?

I have my own small company that deals with big corporate customers. Many of these, plus others, have told me my email keeps going to their junk folders. I have my domain DNS hosted on a shared ...
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How to connect to MySQL on shared Host?

I am web developer and i just wonder Why i can't connect to mysql database on almost all my website with command line (all of theme use cpanel) and when i saw that port 3306 is closed !! How could i ...
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Shared hosting, stop user deleting .html file?

Hi guys I have set up a small shared hosting set up for friends. I have set the file chmod permissions to chmod 711 /home chmod 711 /home/testuser chmod 755 /home/testuser/public_html chmod o+r ...
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Install git on server without sudo

I'm trying to install git on a server with a user that does not have root access. I've seen a lot of tutorials that suggest using ./configure, but when I downloaded the latest git zip from github, ...
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How to compare page load speeds of two different web servers [closed]

I've recently set up a VPS with a view to transferring all of my current websites from my current shared hosting platform to this VPS. But I want to make sure that this VPS would be an improvement to ...
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Permissions on a typical shared Linux web host

I am trying to understand the file permissions on a typical shared Linux web hosting account. I know how to set rwx permissions for the OWNER GROUP and PUBLIC entities of a file or directory. What ...
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How does shared hosting work?

Ive always wonder how its possible to host many websites on one server. For example dreamhost can have 100+ pages hosted on one server, how is this abstracted? Does it have 1 ip for every webpage ...
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How can I find out my hosting server's outbound IP address?

I need to find out my web hosting server's IP address. Its on a shared hosting server and from experience, it's usually not the same as the incoming IP address that you would get by just pinging the ...
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Using Yum to install packages for my user only

I would like to be able to install packages by using a package manager (Yum is available on my server), but I don't have root access. I don't technically need root access, I just want the packages to ...
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Difference between hardware based virtualization and software based virtualization in VPS Hosting?

I want to know the difference between these two kinds of virtualization in VPS Hosting. Which one is used by hosting companies? And also tell which one is best? Commonly used software for software ...