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  1. Add support for more DBs

    When I first saw the option of create DBs, I thought it was something like I'm suggesting. MongoDB, MariaDB, CouchDB, etc, etc. This will be super cool. :)

    293 votes

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  2. Rename database

    Doing this by hand is very time consuming. An option for rename database would be great feature.

    223 votes

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  3. Include pgadmin for Postgres management in Plesk

    phpPgAdmin support was dropped starting from Plesk Onyx 17.8
    This means that Plesk does not have any management tool for Postgres databases shipped with it.

    I suggest to include pgadmin in Plesk installation since the latest ve
    rsion of this software (2018-09-06 - pgAdmin 4 v3.3 Released) has just been released, with adequate security. More info about it you can find here:
    https://www.pgadmin.org/

    169 votes

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  4. Multiple MySQL Versions configureable over Panel

    I'd be happy if you could integrate multiple MySQL Versions into Plesk. Each Customer should be able to choose his MySQL. Also choosing more than only one version should be implemented.

    162 votes

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  5. add mssql support and management in linux plesk edition on virtual machine

    add mssql support and management in linux plesk edition on virtual machine just like now support mysql

    108 votes

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  6. setup a replication for MySQL server

    The possibility to setup a replication for MySQL

    92 votes

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  7. 45 votes

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  8. Hide/Show Database Servers for clients

    Administrator should have the possibility to make Database Servers hidden from Clients.

    My scenario is:

    1 or more servers that are intended for Web only (Nginx+Apache+PHP/Ruby/Python)
    2 or more servers for Databases (MySQL / could be PostgreSQL also)

    In the Database Servers, the administrators should be able to select visible servers for clients.

    Why? Ideal is to hide the localhost server when only external are to be used. Some DB servers may get to full and you want the clients to select only from lower used ones. You have demands from different clients to support older versions of MySQL for…

    37 votes

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  9. Provide a GUI updater for MariaDB and MySQL

    Hello,

    Would it be possible to update the mySQL or MariaDB to newer version in the plesk panel like it is in cPanel?

    Thanks in advance.

    34 votes

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    Plesk 18.0.58 added the ability to upgrade MariaDB database servers to the latest  version in the LTS branch via the Plesk interface. The feature is  currently in beta. To enable it, add the following lines to the panel.ini file:

    [databaseManagement]

    features.canBeUpgraded = 1

    If you have tried the beta feature, please let us know in your comments if it worked for your or what improvements you'd like to have.

    If you prefer to continue with manual updates on the operating system shell, the KB article https://support.plesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/12388091703703 has step-by-step instructions for you.

    -- PD


  10. Option to shrink MSSQL Database log

    Many a times during database updates / ddl script executions the log file of MSSQL database becomes too large. There should be an option to shrink the log files. Currently this feature is disabled for both SQL Server Management Studio and Query.

    27 votes

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  11. website copy should also copy related database(s)

    Right now "Website copying" feature does not copy database(s) that related to the website that will be copied.

    It would be great if Plesk will suggest to copy the website's database(s) if there are any.

    It is understood that in general such feature can not guarantee that copied website will work with the copied database. However it will simplify web developer's work.

    26 votes

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  12. PostgreSQL integration and tuning

    Please do better integration of PostgreSQL into Plesk like CPU and memory usage in Health Monitoring and Dump button in Database page. Please also add PostgreSQL tuning into Plesk, especially for modern hardware with 32 or 64 GB memory and 4 to 8 cores and fast SSD or NVMe drives. Thanks!

    25 votes

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  13. Edit MySQL server settings (my.cnf file) trough Plesk

    MySQL server settings (my.cnf) can only be updated via CLI, it would be faster if these changes could be made in Plesk Panel or PHPMyAdmin without the need to edit settings on server.

    22 votes

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  14. Ability to create ODBC DSN for ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server in Plesk

    Add the ability to create ODBC DSN for ODBC Driver 17 for SQL Server in Plesk.
    Disabling TLS 1.0 breaks compatibility with earlier versions.

    20 votes

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  15. Contained Databases MS SQL

    Implement the Contained Databases MS SQL feature in order to limit the database users ability to see MS SQL database names which are not owned by him.

    19 votes

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  16. Ability to select database schema when creating database users in Plesk for MSSQL

    It is required to import databases created externaly with dbo database schema.

    When such database imported in Plesk it is assigned to schema of the database user created in Plesk. When user created in Plesk, new schema is created for database user. For example, user test1 created in Plesk will have database schema "test1"

    This results to the non-functional Database due to wrong schema (reuqired dbo, while database imported with schema test1).

    The suggestion is to add functionality to select schema when creating database users in Plesk

    16 votes

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  17. install sql server reporting services with SQL server on shared hosting. Would be a valuable & useful feature for your product & consumers.

    Availability of reporting services on SQL server would be very useful on shared web hosting. My new ISP says Plesk doesn't support reporting services. I think it would be great if you did - not every site is a blog or simple brochure style. Any small scale business site still requires reporting, and SSRS is a natural fit for ASP.Net hosting.

    16 votes

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  18. Temporarily remove insert, update permissions from database when a pre-defined size-limit (quota) is exceeded

    When mysql database size reaches it's quota e.g. 1GB insert,update permissions are removed for that databases users. permissions are restored when database is within quota.

    in short it should stop the ability of the database growing in size but not stop basic functions like reading existing data...

    this would be fine to run on the quota check cron or somethng.

    13 votes

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  19. Add support for MySQL Governor for CloudLinux

    Currently Plesk does not support MySQL Governor feature https://docs.cloudlinux.com/index.html?mysql_governor.html
    and mapping file /etc/container/dbuser-map has to be updated manually

    Plesk already has integration with CageFS and LVM and detects it once those features installed on the server. It would be great if support for MySQL Governor be implemented in future.

    13 votes

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  20. Add existing database user to a new database / multi-select databases for which a user has privileges

    If I create a new database inside an abonnement I would like to add a existing database user to this database instead creating a new user

    13 votes

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