DirectAdmin 1.55.0 has been released

Hello,

DirectAdmin pleased to announce the release of DirectAdmin 1.55.0.

This is a major release with many new features and many bugfixes.
The full list of changes can be found here:
https://www.directadmin.com/versions.php?version=1.550

Some of notable items:

Changes


Features


Bug-fixes

Enjoy!

John

Source:  DirectAdmin

YUM: undefined symbol: CRYPTO_set_locking_callback

There was a problem importing one of the Python modules
required to run yum. The error leading to this problem was:

/usr/lib64/python2.6/site-packages/pycurl.so: undefined symbol: CRYPTO_set_locking_callback

Please install a package which provides this module, or
verify that the module is installed correctly.

It’s possible that the above module doesn’t match the
current version of Python, which is:
2.6.6 (r266:84292, Aug 18 2016, 15:13:37)
[GCC 4.4.7 20120313 (Red Hat 4.4.7-17)]

If you cannot solve this problem yourself, please go to
the yum faq at:
http://yum.baseurl.org/wiki/Faq

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Error building curl 7.62.0 on Directadmin server against OpenSSL 1.0.1

If you have a custom installation of cURL to support of HTTP/2 and the recent version 7.62.0 fails to built with the error:

vtls/openssl.c: In function 'Curl_ossl_seed':
vtls/openssl.c:454:5: error: implicit declaration of function 'RAND_egd' [-Werror=implicit-function-declaration]
     int ret = RAND_egd(data->set.str[STRING_SSL_EGDSOCKET]?
     ^
cc1: some warnings being treated as errors
Makefile:2425: recipe for target 'vtls/libcurl_la-openssl.lo' failed
make[2]: *** [vtls/libcurl_la-openssl.lo] Error 1
make[2]: Leaving directory '/usr/local/directadmin/custombuild/curl-7.62.0/lib'
Makefile:1028: recipe for target 'all' failed
make[1]: *** [all] Error 2
make[1]: Leaving directory '/usr/local/directadmin/custombuild/curl-7.62.0/lib'
Makefile:929: recipe for target 'all-recursive' failed
make: *** [all-recursive] Error 1

*** The make has failed, would you like to try to make again? (y,n): 

we’ve got a solution for you.

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How to solve the “changed its ‘Origin’ value from ‘Google, Inc.’ to ‘Google LLC'” APT error

If you are on Debian or Ubuntu and using Google official repositories for Google Chrome Remote Desktop, you might have received the following error while updating your system.

E: Repository 'http://dl.google.com/linux/chrome/deb stable Release' changed its 'Origin' value from 'Google, Inc.' to 'Google LLC'
N: This must be accepted explicitly before updates for this repository can be applied. See apt-secure(8) manpage for details.

Just run

sudo apt update

And you will be prompted to accept the new Origin of the repository

Do you want to accept these changes and continue updating from this repository? [y/N] 

And that’s it.

Turn off beep / bell on linux terminal

Working with the terminal using a command interface is very fast and effective way of doing stuff. But have you tried working with the terminal, listening to a music via headphones and having a terminal warning or tab-completion beep / bell turned ON at the same time? Well it can be very annoying. Listening to the PC Speaker beeps via headphones is very close to a feeling of hitting your head with a hammer. Even without headphones this beeping bell sound is very annoying.

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Security & bug fix releases PHP 5.6.37, 7.0.31, 7.1.20, 7.2.8

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 5.6.37. This is a security release. Several security bugs have been fixed in this release. All PHP 5.6 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.0.31. This is a security release. Several security bugs have been fixed in this release. All PHP 7.0 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.1.20. This is a security release. Several security bugs have been fixed in this release. All PHP 7.1 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.

The PHP development team announces the immediate availability of PHP 7.2.8. This is a security release which also contains several minor bug fixes.
All PHP 7.2 users are encouraged to upgrade to this version.