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.
Candid datacentre shot
Creating bot to access website
Outgoing email wrongly marked as spam
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.
PHPMyAdmin ridiculously short timeout, token mismatch
Installing symbiosis-ssl on wheezy
How to update mysql Server on Symbiosis
The place to talk about issues related to virtual machines and the KVM (Kernel-based Virtual Machine) technology.
Which CPU architecture is (pretending to be) in my Cloud Server?
Are you a Legacy VM customer? I'd love to have a quick chat with you!
Legacy Virtual Machines & CVE-2016-10229
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.
Host Name Mismatch on email when certificate updated
Dovecot auth issues
Mailing List Software
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.
Legacy kernel with stack-gap fix?
CVE-2016-5195 - Dirty COW - Legacy Virtual Machine Platform
The forum for discussions about TinyDNS, Bind and other such tomfoolery.
Enable DNSSEC validation on dnscache1 and dnscache2.bytemark.co.uk?
New subdomain setup, site unavailable
Lame ipv6 reverse delegations
Company & product news
Announcements of new products, services and trials. Keep up-to-date with the inside of your favourite ISP.
Backups are here and we need your feedback!
Bytemark Client 2.3 has been released
Domain registration price rises (and a few reductions)
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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 Cloud Servers: Out of Memory and/or Low Disk Space?
Symbiosis Jessie -- Released!
Blocking China and Russia
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
Rescuing encrypted system
Incident report: 22nd April 2017
Help & Support