Here is a new way to install PHP imap in DirectAdmin. That's a native method without using third party solutions. Check it now.
A version 3 of CSF/LFD messenger supports SSL certificates. And it can display a message to a blocked IP address to inform an user that they are blocked in the firewall over HTTPS. And here is a guide on how to make it work on a DirectAdmin server.
Ever wondered on how to list all domains with their name servers? Need to transfer domains to a new server and want to check how do they resolve? OK, there is a solution. Check it now.
Found Gateway 502 error on an AlmaLinux 8 server with nginx+apache. And here is a possible solution.
There is a typo in DirectAdmin script /usr/local/directadmin/scripts/startips which breaks adding additional IPs on a network interface, and nginx fails to start as a result of it.
A final version of OpenSSL 3.0.0 is now available for downloading. And we can build NGINX against it. Here is a short how-to.
As of September 30, 2021 as planned, the DST Root CA X3 cross-sign has expired. And old devices including servers under CentOS 6 are reporting broken chain or failed peer when trying to connect to a secure protocol protected by a Let's Encrypt certificate. And here is a quick solution for servers with DirectAdmin.
MariaDB dropped support for CentOS 6. There are no new rpm-packages for this OS version.
Should you see any TLS/SSLrelated errors "tls_post_process_client_hello:no shared cipher" in Exim's logs the reason might be still the same. Check the details here
NGINX fails to start after an upgrade of DirectAdmin and the web-server with the error [emerg] unknown directive "|NGINX_REDIRECTS|". Here is a short guide on how to deal with it.