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 APF Firewall -Advanced Policy Firewall - Basics

  APF Firewall -Advanced Policy Firewall - Basics Advanced Policy Firewall, or APF,...

 Expand your bash history to 2500

Expand your .bash_history to 2500 I do alot of testing and alot of work on Centos servers. I...

 How can I add PTR or rDNS entry?

How can I add PTR or rDNS entry? For security reasons, we have disabled the function adding...

 How can I upgrade my VPS to a higher plan or a longer term plan?

It is possible to upgrade your VPS plan either to a longer term or to a higher plan with higher...

 How do I SSH into my VPS? (Windows/Putty)

  This article will teach you how to access your server via SSH using the PuTTY client on...

 How do I cancel my service and when can I do it?

Firstly, we are very sorry to see you want to leave us. Please contact us directly from here if...

 How to Optimize/Repair a Table (MySQL)

How to Optimize and Repair your MySQL Tables Does your database feel like it has slowed down?...

 How to Reload (Re-Install) the VPS?

In this guide, we are going to show you how you can re-install the VPS either with Windows or...

 How to block a bot by User Agent Sting

  Do you have those bandwidth hogging bots as much as Phil and I do? Did you know...

 How to find user memory usage in linux

How to find user memory usage in linux Finding out who/what is using the most memory is vital...

 How to point my domain name to my VPS? (what are the Name Servers?)

VPS servers are different than the shared web hosting. As you have a complete dedicated space...

 How to use VNC and VNC troubleshooting

Either you have lost access to your VPS server and you want to connect to the server and fix it...

 How to z extract a tar.gfile

So you have went to that website and downloaded the latest version of your files. But they are in...

 Install Apache Web Server Centos 7

Install Apache Web Server on Centos 7 The Apache HTTP Server Project is an effort to develop and...

 Install Mysql Database Centos 7

  MySQL is a popular choice of database for use in web applications, and is a central...

 Is there any port restriction? Are the ports open by default?

All ports are open by default however in only our following datacenters the following ports are...

 MySQL - Check Which Query is Consuming Resources

MySQL - Checking Which Query is Consuming Resources   Have you ever wondered which...

 OpenVPN Tutorial For Debian/Ubuntu on OpenVZ

What is OpenVPN?OpenVPN is a reliable and well tested VPN solution that is able to run over a...

 Setup Nginx PHP FPM Percona Mysql

Setup Nginx + php-fpm + Percona Mysql LEMP stack is a group of open source software to get web...

 Setup logrotate to rotate your logs

Use logrotate to Manage Log Fiiles logrotate is a tool for managing log files created by...

 Setup vsftp with SELinux

Howto Setup vsftp with SELinux Vsftpd is a fast and secure FTP server. Installing an FTP server...

 What do I do if my VPS is offline or down?

Your VPS may be down or offline for a variety of reasons. In this article, we'll show you how to...

 What kind of IPv6 support do you have?

Since OBHost operates out of multiple locations and datacenters, our IPv6 support varies per...