Fixing cPanel Apache Fails to Start After ‘upcp’

Issue: On a cPanel powered server, when stopping Apache, and after completing /scripts/upcp – Apache fails to start. A message similar to the following displays in the terminal window: root@server136 [~]# service httpd startRedirecting to /bin/systemctl start httpd.serviceJob for httpd.service failed because the control process exited with error code. See “systemctl status httpd.service” and “journalctl … Read more

Installing ImageMagick (for WordPress Use)

Issue: Currently Easy Apache 4 (EA4), has no option to install ImageMagick. As of this entry, ImageMagick supports PHP versions 7.3 and 7.4 The following is one example for a server using WordPress over CentOS/cPanel with PHP 7.3 Let’s make sure one of the required directives are not disabled: If you see “popen” edit the … Read more

phpMyAdmin Unable to Upload Large Files

Issue: CentOS server running cPanel / WHM, when attempting to import a larger database, on screen messages indicate maximum file site is 50MB or 55MB and editing the following Global PHP directives do not seem to help: upload_max_filesize = 50M post_max_size = 50M Note: Editing the global php.ini at /usr/local/lib/php.ini does not increase values in … Read more