VHCS ISP Control Panel Configuration using Debian Packages

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Make sure that you've got working Debian installation before installing VHCS.

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Edit /etc/apt/sources.list and add following line (make sure you're using Debian sarge or sid):

deb sarge main

Install mysql package

#apt-get install mysql-server mysql-client

Insert mysql root password

for this follow these commands


sql>mysqladmin -u root password NEWPASSWORD

Install VHCS Using Debian packages

#apt-get update

#apt-get install vhcs*

Automated install procedure asks all important configuration questions.After installation completed you need to do the following steps to finish the VHCS installation.

You may need to change permissions on the tools folder


chmod -R 766 /var/www/vhcs2/gui/tools

 Thats it, vhcs should be installed and working now visit http://youripaddress/vhcs/


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