How To Lower Directadmin Server Load

If you’re using Directadmin, you might have noticed that once a day it slows down the server. There is an easy solution to make this run without affecting too much on the server performance. If you wanted to slow down the dataskq, edit: /etc/cron.d/directadmin_cron (or /etc/crontab, depending on your OS) change: Code: * * * * * root… Read More »

How To Install Freetype Support for Your PHP Installation

Today we’ll add Freetype support for your PHP installation. You might need it if you work with GD library and if you want to add text on pictures. Let’s do it together. Starting PuTTY… Let’s install Freetype devel first. You can do that by issuing the following command: yum install freetype-devel. Now we need to configure PHP. Let’s… Read More »

How to Update Webalizer Stats on Directadmin

As you know, Webalizer stats are usually updated once a day, when using a Directadmin server. What to do, if you need more current stats? Here are some solutions (work good for me on CentOS 4). If you need to update all server accounts, just type in the following command as root: echo “action=tally&value=all” >> /usr/local/directadmin/data/task.queue In order… Read More »