The place to ask questions about the Operating Systems we use (i.e. Linux), and anything else to do with the services we provide that may be considered off-topic in the other forums.
Changing Forum Password
Candid datacentre shot
Discussion about this site, its organization, how it works, and how we can improve it.
The place to ask about Webservers (e.g. Apache), scripting languages (e.g PHP), databases (e.g. MySQL) and other software associated with web servers.
No apache MPM package installed
PHPMyAdmin ridiculously short timeout, token mismatch
Installing symbiosis-ssl on wheezy
The place to talk about issues related to virtual machines and the KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) technology.
Upgrading to Stretch - but not on symbiosis?
First Boot Script Not Running
Debian Stretch on legacy VM
The place to ask about MTA's (e.g. Exim, Postfix), spam detection & rejection software/techniques (e.g. SpamAssassin), IMAP & POP3 servers (e.g. Courier), mail routing & setup and associated services.
'Automatic' mail account configuration for iOS and Android
SSL certificate and incoming/outgoing mail server domain setting
How can I avoid outgoing mail being marked as spam?
The place to talk about issues to do with dedicated hosts.
Dedicated Server Backup Space Mounting
SPAM Traffic and Brute Force Attacks Trashing Server
Configuring VMWare on a dedicated server - additional IPs using ARP Proxy
The place to talk about other topics such as firewalls, ssh and other issues surrounding securing your shiny machine.
Let's Encrypt wildcard certifictes now live
Cheapest server cert?
Exim4 4.88+ -- Remote code execution
The forum for discussions about TinyDNS, Bind and other such tomfoolery.
DNSSEC for content DNS
Enable DNSSEC validation on dnscache1 and dnscache2.bytemark.co.uk?
New subdomain setup, site unavailable
Company & product news
Announcements of new products, services and trials. Keep up-to-date with the inside of your favourite ISP.
L1 terminal fault (L1TF) vulnerablity (aka "Foreshadow"): What we're doing about it
What We’ve Shipped: Symbiosis Update
What We’ve Shipped: June
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[Resolved] Emergency maintenance on legacy virtual machines 15 May 2015 0700 UTC+1
[Resolved] Host08 Networking Issues
[Resolved] DDoS Attack
<a href="http://symbiosis.bytemark.co.uk" rel="nofollow">Symbiosis</a> is Bytemark's answer to the web-based control panels. It is designed to ease system administration, whilst maintaining the server's integrity.
Symbiosis Jessie -- Released!
New domain conf file creation fails when log file directory missing
Symbiosis Stretch - current issues with fresh installs from the panel
This category is for queries about IPv6 services.
IPv6 addresses on content DNS servers?
Recommended IPv6 e-mail hosting?
Multiple IPv6 addresses
Updates and news about Bytemark's cloud servers (formerly called BigV) - <a href="https://www.bytemark.co.uk/cloud/" rel="nofollow">https://www.bytemark.co.uk/cloud/</a>
FAQs: BigV's second UK zone in York - try it now
Adding IPV4 addresses
CentOS 6.9 kernel 2.6.32-696.30.1 fails to boot
Help & Support