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  1. 485 votes
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      72 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Ability to customize nginx per site template e.g. Location /, Location ~, etc

      Hello, I'm using Plesk Onyx and I've also bumped into problems with not being able to set correct NGINX Directives.

      Regarding nginx and nginx configuration for various CMS, Web Apps etc, I see that a lot of directives need to be set and there are a lot of scattered issues around in the web.
      For example most CMS will require a
      location / { ... }
      or for google's pagespeed test we need to add expire headers e.g.
      location ~* \.*.(jpg|jpeg|png|gif|ico|css|js)$ {
      expires 14d;
      }

      I think the Model to building the final vhost conf file should be revised instead…

      55 votes
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        12 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Add PHP Composer to chrooted

        Please add PHP Composer to chrooted Environments.
        Many Customers Need PHP Composer to install various scripts, cms Systems and libaries.

        A current big Problem is the new typo-neos System - you must use Composer to install at sources correctly

        A other Problem are PHP API's and Libaries like Payment Companies like PAYMILL etc..

        37 votes
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          9 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Thank you for your input. We are already considering adding PHP Composer in the future releases. We cannot promise you that it will be chrooted, though, since that’s quite expensive to develop. Please let us know how important for you to have PHP Composer chrooted in the comments.

          —AK

        • Fix File and Folder Permissions for docroot from Plesk UI

          When switching from Apache to FastCGI the Service Provider needs to change the permissions for the customer from apache:apache to <user>:psacln

          This can be fixed by having a button in Plesk which does:

          find $PLESK_DOMAIN_HTTPDOCS -not -user $PLESK_DOMAIN_OWNER -not -name "plesk-stat" -print0 | xargs -0 chown $PLESK_DOMAIN_OWNER:psacln
          find $PLESK_DOMAIN_HTTPDOCS -type d -not -name "plesk-stat" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 0755
          find $PLESK_DOMAIN_HTTPDOCS -type f -not -name "*.pl" -not -name "*.cgi" -not -name "*.sh" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 0644
          find $PLESK_DOMAIN_HTTPDOCS -type f -name "*.cgi" -print0 -o -name "*.pl" -print0 -o -name "*.sh" -print0 | xargs -0 chmod 0755

          I…

          34 votes
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          • provide more nginx options

            Have the ability to provide more Nginx builds/packages. For example, offer a 'nginx-full'-package with more modules.

            For example, I need the Nginx headers more module. Since this need to be built-in at compile time, it isn't possible to add this later on. So that would mean replace the Plesk version of Nginx with the distro-default. (Heck, why does Plesk need it's own Nginx-build, anyway?)

            No, passing headers from Apache is not an option, especially when I'm using the Nginx - PHP-FPM setup.

            32 votes
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              3 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 32 votes
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              • make nginx even faster! (tcp_fastopen)

                Please compile nginx with these extra options to provide even faster time-to-first-byte responses on modern kernels:

                ./configure ... --with-cc-opt='-DTCP_FASTOPEN=23'

                Background information and complete guide: https://www.masv.io/enabling-tcp-fast-open-nginx-centos-7/

                24 votes
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                  1 comment  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Need features of hsphere virtual user to migrate to plesk

                  We are trying to migrate off Hsphere this year since it will be at EOL onto Plesk but need the virtual user feature functions in hsphere to be incorportated into Plesk first because we are using them. Attached is an illustration of the level of control that is not there for an FTP user/virtual user's folder.

                  1) We need to be able create users and assign them access to .
                  multiple folders
                  2) We need to be able to create folders and assign users to them

                  17 votes
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                    1 comment  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Support enabling / disabling mod_wsgi

                    As we all know, mod_python is not supported by Plesk 12.5 / CentOS 7 anymore (even if compiled manually).

                    Odin suggests to install mod_wsgi instead. This however cannot be activated for domains separately or configured by service plans.

                    Thus I would like to see this feature again - and probably its a real quick change in Plesk source code that would allow a nice way to take control over python permissions

                    16 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • jpegoptim, optipng, gifsicle or similar

                      id like to see these tools implemented into plesk. To run server wide or domain wide, and via cron if required.

                      Alot of large organisations are using these tools. (facebook etc etc)

                      I like to see image optimization part of plesk admin panel. It will help servers run faster and optimize web delivery.

                      13 votes
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                        5 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • default chroot PHP cli should use Plesk panel PHP version & settings

                        Currently when a user uses SSH to execute PHP cli commands, it does not reflect the settings chosen in Plesk panel (it seems to be the default OS vendor PHP). While other PHP versions are available in "/opt/plesk/php/..." the current solution is neither ideal nor transparent to the user (most of them don't even know this path).

                        I suggest that the default chrooted PHP command
                        -) should use the same version as chosen as in plesk panel
                        -) and should use ini settings (memory_limit, max_execution_time) as chosen in plesk panel

                        Ideally this should even be possible on domain level, but…

                        13 votes
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                        • Support from ALPN (Application-Layer Protocol Negotiation)

                          Application-Layer Protocol Negotiation (ALPN) Support where good.

                          To ensure the best possible compatibility of support would be very good here.
                          Of course, this is not a priority but would be good.
                          So could the future https, http, be http / 2 Easy granted.

                          13 votes
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                            open discussion  ·  2 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Ability to set PHP version per directory inside the same webspace

                            A customer would like to be able to assign different PHP versions for different directories inside one the the same webspace.
                            For example,
                            /var/www/vhosts/example.com/httpdocs - php5.3.3
                            /var/www/vhosts/example.com/httpdocs/test - php5.2.17
                            /var/www/vhosts/example.com/httpdocs/test2 - php5.6.12

                            12 votes
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                              4 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow configuration of the php-fpm slow log

                              For debugging PHP-FPM can log slow scripts. It would be great if you could manage this feature via Plesk.

                              11 votes
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                              • web statistics with additional info (HTTP/HTTPS, IPv4/IPv6)

                                I would like to compare HTTP to HTTPS traffic and IPv4 to IPv6 traffic. The data should be in the logs, but it is currently not displayed.

                                10 votes
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                                • The possibility to delete a Domain, without deleting the Website (Content).

                                  am not understand, when i want to move a Domain, the system will delete all the content. The choice to leave the content, I think is essential. This has to be a must!!!

                                  10 votes
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                                    5 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Separate PHP-FPM process per subscription for security and performance reasons

                                    Sharing a PHP-FPM process with separate pools per websites is a security issue and a problem for performance when some clients may deploy bad scripts to the server.

                                    A huge reason for why sharing the same PHP-FPM process between subscriptions is that the OPCACHE (Xcache, APC and Opcache) share the same memory and it is accessible between clients. Disabling access to stats and controlling api of them is available, but it's not a great solution for some critical cases. Still, this is not suitable when isolation between apps is critical.

                                    Another reason is with php scripts that clients deploy. In…

                                    9 votes
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                                    • WordPress managment. Edit login URL

                                      WordPress management is great but my security plugin lets me change the login URL from the WordPress default. Either Plesk needs to get the correct URL from the database or let the user edit the login URL

                                      9 votes
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                                        4 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Add an option to lock/freeze a website

                                        Hi,

                                        some Hosts (e.g. Strato) use a functionality to completely lock a site. This is very useful for customers that dont want to do any changes to their website anymore but use an old version of a cms and forget/dont want to upgrade.

                                        Of course there should be a warning about the consequences like non working file caching etc.

                                        9 votes
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                                          3 comments  ·  Web / HTTP functions  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • TYPO3 Neos

                                          I would like to be able to try TYPO3 Neos as an CMS in the Applikations-Section.

                                          8 votes
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