Websitepanel 1.2.1 with Windows Server 2012, IIS8 and MSSQL 2012 – part 1

First of all, you need to know that this project will be described in two or three posts, since there is a lot of stuff to cover. In this first, introductory post, I will only give you  rough details of the modifications we did,  and  most important, why we did them in the first place. […]

WebSitePanel – MySQL problem fix – UPDATED AGAIN :)

Here you can download the files for fixing mysql issues ( deleting database ) on WSP, 1.0.2 , 1.1.0, 1.1.2, 1.2.0 AND 1.2.1 INSTRUCTIONS : Replace “websitepanel.providers.database.mysql.dll” file in “server\bin” folder with the one you downloaded. These fixes fixed my problem on all servers EXCEPT the one running mysql 5.0.27 version….ones runing 5.1 and […]

Automatic time update in Windows (sync with internet time a.k.a NTP server )

Few days ago, I had a strange issue where all of a sudden, the statistics on some of my web servers stopped working. First thought was, nah, its some PEBKAC issue. Statistics was working great, and nothing in the configuration wasnt changed for months. The customer must have some outdated link, wrong password or something […]

Windows hosting cluster anyone?

Since cloud hosting has become very popular today 🙂 I have decided to try creating windows cluster for plain old hosting service. Since we are already using WebSitePanel as our main control panel for windows server, the goal is to leave everything running the way it is now, but with the possiblity to add new […]