Install, Remove and Update Applications Plesk and Virtuozzo Power Panel

On the eUKhost blog, they just posted a new article about Virtuozzo Power Panel that comes with most of their VPS servers. The Power Panel is a great piece of kit and I’ve been intending on writing a little blog post for a while about how easy it is to use, not only for the features listed in the eUKhost blog but more aimed towards the ease of installing programs and applications at the operating system level (CentOS in my case).

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Cannot unsuspend domains – After Plesk Backup

For one of my domains, I noticed it was stuck as ‘suspended’ but was still functioning. This was due to my server going offline during a Plesk cp backup. There are two ways of fixing this:

If your domain is just that, a domain then run this command as root from your CLI

/usr/local/psa/bin/domain -u <full_domain_name> -status enabled

It should then tell you that it was successful, and hopefully your domain is back to normal. –

SUCCESS: Update of domain ‘’ complete.

For domains that are part of a client, or if a client has been susspended simply run

/usr/local/psa/bin/client -u <login_name> -status enabled

Install Winrar (UnRar) on CentOS Linux Easily – CLI Version

It took me an hour or so to find out how to install which was a pain, so for anyone having trouble here is the code your need. Replace the wget with the latest version to install the most recent, up-to date version.

These instructions are for the CLI, terminal version so no GUI here.

# wget
# tar xvzf rarlinux*
# cd rar
# make
# make install