Can’t add addon domain in cPanel

When trying to add an addon domain you get this warning message: (XID u46g7m) Sorry, the domain is already pointed to an IP address that does not appear to use DNS servers associated with this server. Please transfer the domain…

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Error while sending QUERY packet

This error means that the MySQL/MariaDB server is not able to process the request. You will see in the error_log files entries like: [21-Feb-2020 21:34:00 UTC] PHP Warning: Error while sending QUERY packet. PID=4697 in /home/flighting/public_html/wp-includes/wp-db.php on line 2030 [21-Feb-2020…

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Add CAA DNS record to your domains

CAA is an IETF standard that controls which certificate authorities (CAs) can issue certificates for your domain. Certificate authorities (CAs) will check first the CAA record for the domain. If the record does not matches the specific values for that…

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Block directory access with .htaccess rules

It's very simple to block access to a directory. We will use in this article some rules for the .htaccess file. Just add the following lines in your .htaccess file: RedirectMatch 403 ^/folder_name/?$ ErrorDocument 403 default The above lines will…

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Tools for testing your site’s certificate

We recommend two tools for testing SSL certificates. 1. SSL Shopper Checker - https://www.sslshopper.com/ssl-checker.html This is a simple tool and it will list only some values like IP of the site, server type, certificate issuer, certificate expiration etc. If everything…

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