Any operation on a VPS gives me “Cannot lock VE”. How do I solve it?

A VPS is locked when some operation (backup, migration, start / stop, etc.) with that VPS is in progress. You can determine which process is holding VPS #101 using the following command on the hardware node: cat /vz/lock/101.lck You can kill that process if needed, but make sure that the process is really killed. If […]

Virtuozzo glibc-dummy-centos-4 Error (1)

If you come across this error when trying to do a “yum update” on your Virtuozzo Virtual Dedicated Server –> Processing Dependency: glibc-common = 2.3.4-2.25 for package: glibc-dummy-centos-4–> Finished Dependency ResolutionError: Missing Dependency: glibc-common = 2.3.4-2.25 is needed by package glibc-dummy-centos-4 You can make use of the following steps to fix the problem. First you […]

How to install Cpanel and Fantastico in a VPS

Problem:cPanel installs a little bit differently in a VPS that it does on your traditional server. Solution:Install cPanel in CentOS / Fedora VPS: You will need yum installed on the VPS cat /etc/redhat-release rpm -q yum centos-yumconf   CentOS 5 : rpm –import http://mirror.centos.org/centos/RPM-GPG-KEY-CentOS-5rpm -Uvh http://mirror.centos.org/centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/python-elementtree-1.2.6-5.i386.rpmrpm -Uvh http://mirror.centos.org/centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/m2crypto-0.16-6.el5.1.i386.rpm rpm -Uvh http://mirror.centos.org/centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/python-urlgrabber-3.1.0-2.noarch.rpmrpm -Uvh http://mirror.centos.org/centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/sqlite-3.3.6-2.i386.rpmrpm -Uvh http://mirror.centos.org/centos/5.0/os/i386/CentOS/python-sqlite-1.1.7-1.2.1.i386.rpmrpm […]