ISPConfig — Add Database User

Posted on November 26, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig, Uncategorized
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When database access is desired, database users are created. These users are then considered the owner’s of the databases they create. Logon to the ISPConfig3 admin interface. Select the Sites tab Select Database Users from the menu on the left. Select the Add new User button. Select the appropriate client from the Client dropdown. Enter […]

ISPConfig — Build and Configure

Posted on November 23, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig
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Purpose I have been “playing around” with ISPConfig3 for a while now, learning some of the in’s and out’s, and now it is time to build my first production, hopefully, system. This document illustrate the process, mainly to keep track of what is being done. I am essentially following the documents on HowtoForge for a […]

ISPConfig3 — Add new FTP-User

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This is the procedure for adding a new site ftp user account. Log onto your ISPConfig3 admin interface. Select the Sites tab. Select FTP-Accounts from the menu on the left. Select the Add new FTP-User button. From the Website dropdown, select the appropriate site. Enter the user id in the Username field. Enter the password […]

ISPConfig3 — Aamavisd –Can’t open PEM file

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The full error on my system was; ispconfig3 amavisd: Error in config file “/etc/amavisd/amavisd.conf”: Error in config file “/etc/amavisd/60-dkim”: Can’t open PEM file /var/lib/amavis/dkim/quantumleaps.com.private: Permission denied at /usr/sbin/amavisd line 637.   I ran into this issue a couple of times, so i figured I would write it down.

ISPConfig — Add new Mailbox

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This post illustrates how to create a new mailbox for an existing mail domain. If you haven’t created an email domain, see ISPConfig — Setup Email Domain and then return.

ISPConfig3 — Add SPF Record

Posted on November 22, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig
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SPF, Sender Policy Framework are DNS entries that are used to list the mail server which should be considered valid for a given domain. When an email is received, a DNS lookup of the TXT record containing the SPF data is queried and the data is analyzed to determine if the server is allowed. If […]

ISPConfig — Setup Email Domain

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Most sites offer email as a service, and with ISPConfig, setting up email for a domain is an easy process. In this post we will setup email for the quantumleaps.com domain. Logon to your ISPConfig3 admin interface. Select the Email tab. Select the Add new Domain button. Select the Client from the dropdown. Enter quantumleaps.com in the […]

ISPConfig — Setup DNS Zone

Posted on November 21, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig
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Here is an example of setting up a DNS zone using the ISPConfig3 interface. We will have a single zone named of course, quantumleaps.com. This zone will have the following A records. mail ns1 ns2 quantumleaps.com. (a domain entry for default purposes) www (Not strictly needed, but i like to have them just cause.

ISPConfig3 — Add Site

Posted on November 19, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig
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Here we are going to add a site for the quantumleaps domain. Logon to the ISPconfig3 interface. Select the Sites tab. Select the Add new website button. On the page presented, select the Domain tab. Select the Client from the dropdown. If you are logged in as the client, this will not be available. In […]

ISPConfig — Add Client

Posted on November 18, 2017 by admin under ISPConfig
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When adding a client, there is a lot of information which can be defined. Not all, or even most of this information is required, much of it is for billing and payment services. If you are actively using ISPConfig3 for reselling services it is a good idea to input as much of the data as […]