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“Server disconnected code 1006” in DigitalOcean – Here’s how to fix it

Cloud providers like DigitalOcean, AWS, etc. allow shell access which makes things easier for server owners.

But, what if you cannot access the server via shell?

Here comes the use of “Console Access” that allows direct access to the Droplet.

Server disconnected code 1006” is an error that shows up when using the “Console Access“. This happens mainly due to firewall restrictions.

At Bobcares, we help server owners to resolve problems with cloud instances as part of our Dedicated Support Services for Web Hosts.

Today, we’ll see the causes for the “Server disconnected code 1006” error in DigitalOcean droplets and how we fix them.

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How we fixed “Nginx: [emerg] bind() to failed (98: Address already in use)” in a DigitalOcean Droplet

Nginx is one of the popular web servers used in DigitalOcean Droplets.

Unfortunately, server owners often see Nginx errors when it cannot bind to the correct port of the server.

One such error is “Nginx: [emerg] bind() to failed (98: Address already in use).”

At Bobcares, we help server owners to fix these Nginx errors as part of our Dedicated Support Services.

Today, we’ll see the steps involved in fixing the “Nginx: bind() failed: Address already in use” error.

 

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DigitalOcean Rebuild Droplet without losing data

Our website is experiencing issues with bot attacks on the server. The website is hosted with Digitalocean and we are not of the skill level to reconfigure the server droplet settings.

Please help urgently, we are losing business every day!

That was a recent request we received in our Emergency Support Services for server owners.

Rebuilding a Droplet always comes with a risk of losing data. Fortunately, with proper planning we can avoid this risk.

Today, we’ll see how our Dedicated Support Engineers rebuilt the DigitalOcean Droplet and brought the customer back in business.

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Digitalocean – MySQL keeps crashing – Here’s how to fix it!

Does your website often show “Error establishing a database connection” message ?

If the answer is Yes, a possible reason could be MySQL service crash on your DigitalOcean Droplet.

Usually, the exact reason for MySQL crash varies from lack of resources on the server to bad website scripts.

At Bobcares, we help customers to fix MySQL service in droplets as part of our Dedicated Support Services for Web Hosts.

Today, we’ll see the common reasons that cause MySQL crashing and how we fix them.

 

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How to fix “502 bad gateway” error in Digitalocean Nginx server

Our site showed a “502 Bad Gateway” error. Restarting nginx brought the site back temporarily, but still getting the error. Can you take a look and fix this error?

That was an emergency request from DigitalOcean Droplet owner in our Infrastructure Management Services helpdesk.

Unfortunately, bad gateway errors make your website down and affects your business badly.

Today, we’ll see the top reasons for “502 bad gateway” error in Nginx and how our Support Engineers fix them.

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“Webmail IP address has changed” – Here’s how to fix it!

Webmail helps in easy access of mails when you are away from your home network.

But, what if you get errors even in Webmail ?

The entire process becomes frustrating when Webmail logout automatically with the error “IP address has changed!

At Bobcares, we help customers to resolve such webmail errors as part of our Outsourced Technical Support services.

Today, we’ll see the top reasons for “IP address has changed” error and how we fix it.

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How to install phpMyAdmin on Amazon EC2 ?

If you have a web application, chances are that you’d be using a database like MySQL or MariaDB.

PhpMyAdmin is probably the most popular tool used to manage MySQL databases. While it is easy to use, it can be a bit difficult to setup.

Here at Bobcares, we help web developers and website owners to setup and maintain web applications as part of our Dedicated Support services.

Today we’ll go through the common issues we’ve seen while setting up phpMyAdmin in Amazon EC2, and how we fix them.

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[Solved] “My cpanel is not opening!”

I’m not sure why, but my cpanel is not opening at present.

If you could check at your end that would be great, thanks!

That was a recent support request we received at our Outsourced Technical Support services for Web Hosts.

Not able to access cPanel can be really frustrating for any website owner.

Today, we’ll see the top causes that would prevent cPanel opening in a browser and how we fix them.

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How to setup Fail2ban to avoid Postfix SASL attack ?

Email spamming can ruin the IP reputation of any server!

But, what can we do to defend against spammers ?

Here, the solution is to block common spamming methods like brute-force password attacks, dictionary attacks, etc.

Fail2ban is a commonly used tool to block brute-force attacks in mail servers like Postfix.

But, configuration errors can cause Fail2ban to let through malicious connections.

That’s why, we help server owners to properly setup Fail2ban as part of our Dedicated Support Services for Web Hosts.

Today, we’ll see how to setup Fail2ban Postfix SASL configuration and the common failure points.

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cPanel DDoS protection – Everything that you need to know!

It’s a shocking fact that DDoS (Distributed Denial of Service) attacks are on the rise!

Hackers evolve with new ways of DDoS attack every day. That makes DDoS protection a significant step for server security.

At Bobcares, we help servers owners to implement DDoS protection in servers as part of our Dedicated Support Services for Web Hosts.

Today, we’ll see how we can set up DDoS protection in cPanel servers.

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