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brianetilley 5th November 2009 17:04

problem with upgrade to 2.2.34
After what appeared to be a successful upgrade I can no longer login to the ISPConfig Web Manager. All of my sites are OK. Any suggestions greatly appreciated.

falko 6th November 2009 15:58

Which distribution do you use?
Did you try to restart ISPConfig?

/etc/init.d/ispconfig_server restart

brianetilley 6th November 2009 17:46

I am Using Debian 4.0
When trying to restart the system I received this error;

www:~# /etc/init.d/ispconfig_server restart
Shutting down ISPConfig system...
/root/ispconfig/httpd/bin/apachectl stop: httpd (no pid file) not running
ISPConfig system stopped!
Starting ISPConfig system...
Syntax error on line 1073 of /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf:
ServerName takes one argument, The hostname of the server
/root/ispconfig/httpd/bin/apachectl startssl: httpd could not be started
No results found!ISPConfig system is now up and running!

till 6th November 2009 18:28

Please post line 1073 of the file /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf

brianetilley 6th November 2009 21:46

When I open /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf with vi this is what I get;


This is the main Apache server configuration file. It contains the
# configuration directives that give the server its instructions.
# See <URL:> for detailed information about
# the directives.
# Do NOT simply read the instructions in here without understanding
# what they do. They're here only as hints or reminders. If you are unsure
# consult the online docs. You have been warned.
# After this file is processed, the server will look for and process
# /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/srm.conf and then /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/access
# unless you have overridden these with ResourceConfig and/or
# AccessConfig directives here.
# The configuration directives are grouped into three basic sections:
/root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf: unmodified: line 1

falko 7th November 2009 21:20

Try this:

vi +1073 /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf

brianetilley 7th November 2009 23:49

This is what I get;

<IfDefine SSL>

## SSL Virtual Host Context

<VirtualHost _default_:81>

# General setup for the virtual host
DocumentRoot "/home/admispconfig/ispconfig/web"
ServerAdmin root@
ErrorLog /root/ispconfig/httpd/logs/error_log
TransferLog /root/ispconfig/httpd/logs/access_log

# SSL Engine Switch:
# Enable/Disable SSL for this virtual host.
SSLEngine on

# SSL Cipher Suite:
# List the ciphers that the client is permitted to negotiate.
# See the mod_ssl documentation for a complete list.
/root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf: unmodified: line 1073

falko 8th November 2009 15:49


ServerAdmin root@
This is where the problem is. Try


ServerName localhost
ServerAdmin root@localhost

brianetilley 8th November 2009 17:09

When I enter;

ServerName localhost
ServerAdmin root@localhost
at the command line, this is what I get.

www:~# ServerName localhost
-bash: ServerName: command not found

www:~# ServerAdmin root@localhost
-bash: ServerAdmin: command not found

This is correct

falko 9th November 2009 15:12

You must change the lines in /root/ispconfig/httpd/conf/httpd.conf. These are no commands for the command line.

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