Category Archives: PHP

cPanel dedi server with one sites php going a bit mad causing a load?

ssh in then…


and then

show full processlist;

See what going on there?


Plesk (linux) PHP Spammer

You may well get notification of spam leaving your server.

Check the mail queue and the mail in question, it should give you the user id and domain where the spam originates from and sometimes a file name.

If not try…

It is usually very difficult to discover the source of spam. If you are absolutely sure that a script is sending the spam (because the tail grows rapidly for no apparent reason), you can use the following script to determine which PHP scripts are currently running:

# lsof +r 1 -p `ps axww | grep httpd | grep -v grep | awk ‘ { if(!str) { str=$1 } else { str=str”,”$1}}END{print str}’` | grep vhosts | grep php


this is from here…

cPanel insatll imagick ImageMagick

“configure: error: not found. Please provide a path to MagickWand-config or Wand-config program.”

You get this if you have only installed the “ImageMagick” package.

You need to also install “ImageMagick-devel”.

yum install ImageMagick-devel

Go to WHM -> Software -> Module Installers -> PHP Pecl (manage).

On the box below ‘Install a PHP Pecl’ enter ‘imagick’ and click ‘Install Now’

Restart Apache.