[HOW-TO] DirectAdmin with mod_fcgid

By BXTra |
All steps below should be done with a new clean install of DirectAdmin. It is possible to make it work on the server that already have users on it. I did that and it works perfectly fine. However, the steps will be a bit different and it won't work if you just follow instruction below.

1. Copy and paste below command into your SSH

Drupal 7 is official released !!

By BXTra |
After nearly three years of intense community collaboration by nearly a thousand contributors, Drupal 7.0 is today officially released! Friendly and powerful: Drupal 7 We are proud to present to you our best work yet – Drupal 7, the friendly and powerful content management platform for building nearly any kind of website: from blogs and micro-sites to collaborative social communities. Easier to use

Drupal 6 + Views 2 : Created similar node based on Node Title

By BXTra |

I need my node to show related nodes below it. Since I know that my Node Title will be very similar in the name but different Season or Number like example below. Node 1 - Final Destination DVD Node 2 - Final Destination DVD 2 Node 3 - Final Destination DVD 3 Node 4 - Lost Season 1 Node 5 - Lost Season 2 When I open Node 1, links to Node 2 and Node 3 should be there below the content. When I open Node 5, links to Node 4 should be there below the content. I can do that by set Views as below:

Replace normal " Build-in InnoDB" with "InnoDB Plugin" under DirectAdmin + CentOS 64 bits + MySQL 5.1

By BXTra |

For some reason, under CentOS, Custombuild in DirectAdmin use "MySQL - Generic Linux (glibc 2.3) (x86, 64-bit) RPM file" instead of MySQL RPM files for Redhat. The different for these 2 packages are that, RPM for Redhat contain "ha_innodb_plugin.so" but not in Generic RPM package.

Compare files in Plugin folder on two different RPM.

MySQL Linux Generic RPM

MySQL Linux Redhat RPM

Apache Error : [emerg] (28)No space left on device: mod_fcgid: Can't create global fcgid-proctbl mutex

By BXTra |

My server run DirectAdmin with mod_fcgid installed. After I tuned MySQL. I, then, restarted both httpd and MySQL service. Both services started without any problem but I can't access my website at all. After I checked my Apache Error log, I found an error which said : [emerg] (28)No space left on device: mod_fcgid: Can't create global fcgid-proctbl mutex After search around how to fix this problem, I believe it's something about IPCS. Try run # ipcs -a

PECL Install Error: /bin/sh: bad interpreter: Permission denied

By BXTra |

When I tried to use PECL to install APC. I got error below : # pecl install apc downloading APC-3.0.19.tgz ... Starting to download APC-3.0.19.tgz (115,735 bytes) .........................done: 115,735 bytes 47 source files, building WARNING: php_bin /usr/local/php5/bin/php appears to have a suffix 5/bin/php, but config variable php_suffix does not match running: phpize Configuring for: PHP Api Version: 20041225 Zend Module Api No: 20060613 Zend Extension Api No: 220060519

How to secure /tmp and /dev/shm Partition

By BXTra |

How to secure /tmp if we didn't partition /tmp when installed CentOS. Also, secure /dev/shm to protect rootkits. 1. Secure /tmp partition 1.1: Backup your fstab file cp /etc/fstab /etc/fstab.bak 1.2: Creating tmpMnt partition file (~ 1Gb in size) cd /var dd if=/dev/zero of=tmpMnt bs=1024 count=1048576 1.3: Format new partition mkfs.ext3 -j /var/tmpMnt It will show /var/tmpMnt is not a block special device. Proceed anyway? (y,n) Just press Y

Drupal 6.19 and 5.23 released

By BXTra |
Drupal 6.19 released, fixing security issues The nineteenth maintenance release of the Drupal 6 series. Only bugfixes have been committed. No security fixes are included in this release. New features are only being added to the forthcoming Drupal 7.0 release. This release includes the security fixes from Drupal 6.18 which was released alongside Drupal 6.19. No additional security fixes are included. The complete list of changes committed since Drupal 6.17 are as follows: