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

Install Nginx on cPanel Through Engintron

Issue: Improve performance of WordPress websites; the speed at which resources are loaded. Example is a CentOS (LAMP) using cPanel/WHM Solution: Install the Nginx reverse proxy cache (with the Engintron plugin). Engintron improves the performance and web serving capacity of a WHM server. It does this by installing and configuring the Nginx web server to … 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