MAIN SERVICES

CONTROL PANEL

Error log: /var/log/sw-cp-server/error_log
Access log: /usr/local/psa/admin/logs/httpsd_access_log
Panel log: /usr/local/psa/admin/logs/panel.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/psa stop
Start: /etc/init.d/psa start
Restart: /etc/init.d/psa restart

CONFIG FILES:

php:/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/php.ini
www:/etc/sw-cp-server/applications.d/plesk.conf
features:/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/site_isolation_settings.ini


SITEBUILDER

Log:/usr/local/psa/admin/logs/sitebuilder.log
Install / Upgrade logs:/usr/local/sb/tmp/

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via sw-cp-server service).

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/sb/config
/etc/sw-cp-server/applications.d/plesk.conf
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/php.ini


BILLING

Error Log:/var/log/sw-cp-server/error_log
Access log:/usr/local/psa/admin/logs/httpsd_access_log

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via sw-cp-server service).

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/php.ini
/etc/sw-cp-server/applications.d/plesk.conf
/opt/plesk-billing/htdocs/lib-billing/include/config/config.php


SSO

Error Log:/var/log/sw-cp-server/error_log
SSO log:/var/log/sso/sso.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via sw-cp-server service).

Utility to configure SSO & Panel integration:

/usr/local/psa/bin/sso

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/sw-cp-server/applications.d/00-sso-cpserver.conf
/etc/sso/sso_config.ini


PHPMYADMIN

Error log:/var/log/sw-cp-server/error_log

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via sw-cp-server service).

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/admin/htdocs/domains/databases/phpMyAdmin/libraries/config.default.php


PHPPGADMIN

Error log:/var/log/sw-cp-server/error_log

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via sw-cp-server service).

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/admin/htdocs/domains/databases/phpPgAdmin/conf/config.inc.php/p>


COURIER-IMAP

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/courier-imap stop
Start: /etc/init.d/courier-imap start
Restart: /etc/init.d/courier-imap restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/courier-imap/imapd
/etc/courier-imap/imapd-ssl
/etc/courier-imap/pop3d
/etc/courier-imap/pop3d-ssl


SMTP SERVER (QMAIL)

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/qmail stop
Start: /etc/init.d/qmail start
Restart: /etc/init.d/qmail restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/xinetd.d/smtp_psa
/etc/xinetd.d/smtps_psa
/etc/xinetd.d/submission_psa
/etc/inetd.conf (Debians)
/var/qmail/control/


NAMED (BIND, DNS)

Access and Error log:/var/log/messages

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/named stop
Start: /etc/init.d/named start
Restart: /etc/init.d/named restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/named.conf


TOMCAT

Access and Error logs:/var/log/tomcat5/

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/tomcat5 stop
Start: /etc/init.d/tomcat5
Restart: /etc/init.d/tomcat5

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/share/tomcat5/conf/


MYSQL

Access and Error log:/var/log/mysqld.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/mysqld stop
Start: /etc/init.d/mysqld start
Restart: /etc/init.d/mysqld restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/my.cnf


POSTGRESQL

Startup log:/var/lib/pgsql/pgstartup.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/postgresql stop
Start: /etc/init.d/postgresql start
Restart: /etc/init.d/postgresql restart

CONFIG FILES:

/var/lib/pgsql/data/postgresql.conf


PLESK SPAMASSASSIN

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/psa-spamassassin stop
Start: /etc/init.d/psa-spamassassin start
Restart: /etc/init.d/psa-spamassassin restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/mail/spamassassin/
/etc/mail/spamassassin/local.cf
/var/qmail/mailnames/%d/%l/.spamassassin


DRWEB ANTIVIRUS

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/drwebd stop
Start: /etc/init.d/drwebd start
Restart: /etc/init.d/drwebd restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/drweb/


FTP(PROFTPD)

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/xferlog

SERVICE CONTROL:

No service control (working via xinetd service).

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/xinetd.d/ftp_psa
/etc/proftpd.conf
/etc/proftpd.include


KASPERSKY ANTIVIRUS

Log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

BEFORE 10.2:

/var/log/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/aveserver.log
/var/log/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/smtpscanner.log
/var/log/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/avstats.log
/var/log/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/kavscanner.log
/var/log/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/kavupdater.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

SINCE 10.2:

Stop: /etc/init.d/kavehost stop
Start: /etc/init.d/kavehost start
Restart: /etc/init.d/kavehost restart

BEFORE 10.2:

Stop: /etc/init.d/aveserver stop
Start: /etc/init.d/aveserver start
Restart: /etc/init.d/aveserver restart

CONFIG FILES:

BEFORE 10.2:

/etc/kav/5.5/kav4mailservers/

SINCE 10.2:

/opt/kav/sdk8l3/etc/kav-handler.cfg
/etc/kavehost.xml


SMTP SERVER (POSTFIX)

Access and Error log:/usr/local/psa/var/log/maillog

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/postfix stop
Start: /etc/init.d/postfix start
Restart: /etc/init.d/postfix restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/postfix/


XINETD

Access and Error log:/var/log/messages

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/xinetd stop
Start: /etc/init.d/xinetd start
Restart: /etc/init.d/xinetd restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/xinetd.conf


WATCHDOG (MONIT)

Log files:/usr/local/psa/var/modules/watchdog/log/wdcollect.log
/usr/local/psa/var/modules/watchdog/log/monit.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/modules/watchdog/wd –stop
Start: /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/modules/watchdog/wd –start
Restart: /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/modules/watchdog/wd –restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/etc/modules/watchdog/monitrc
/usr/local/psa/etc/modules/watchdog/wdcollect.inc.php


WATCHDOG (RKHUNTER)

Log:/var/log/rkhunter.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Start: /usr/local/psa/admin/bin/modules/watchdog/rkhunter

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/etc/modules/watchdog/rkhunter.conf


MAILMAN (MAILLIST SERVICE)

Log files:/var/log/mailman/

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/mailman stop
Start: /etc/init.d/mailman start
Restart: /etc/init.d/mailman restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/httpd/conf.d/mailman.conf
/usr/lib/mailman/Mailman/mm_cfg.py
/etc/mailman/sitelist.cfg


AWSTATS

SERVICE CONTROL:

Start: /usr/local/psa/bin/sw-engine-pleskrun /usr/local/psa/admin/plib/DailyMaintainance/script.php

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/etc/awstats/


WEBALIZER

SERVICE CONTROL:

Start: /usr/local/psa/bin/sw-engine-pleskrun /usr/local/psa/admin/plib/DailyMaintainance/script.php

CONFIG FILES:

/var/www/vhosts/%d/conf/webalizer.conf


PLESK BACKUP MANAGER

Backup logs:/usr/local/psa/PMM/sessions/<session>/psadump.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/sessions/<session>/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/pmmcli.log

Restore logs:/usr/local/psa/PMM/rsessions/<session>/conflicts.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/rsessions/<session>/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/pmmcli.log

LOG LEVEL

You may need to enable debug logging as per this article:

113956 How to enable debug mode for Parallels Plesk Panel backup operations

SERVICE CONTROL:

Functionality is controlled by the Plesk Control Panel service.

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/psa/psa.conf


PLESK MIGRATION MANAGER

Migration logs:/usr/local/psa/PMM/msessions/<session>/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/rsessions/<session>/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/rsessions/<session>/conflicts.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/migration.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/pmmcli.log
/usr/local/psa/PMM/logs/migration_handler.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Functionality is controlled by the Plesk Control Panel service.


HORDE

Log:/var/log/psa-horde/psa-horde.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Functionality is controlled by the Plesk Control Panel service.

CONFIG FILES:

apache configs:/etc/httpd/conf.d/zzz_horde_vhost.conf
/etc/psa-webmail/horde/conf.d/

horde configs:/etc/psa-webmail/horde/


ATMAIL

Logs:/var/log/atmail/

SERVICE CONTROL:

Functionality is controlled by the Plesk Control Panel service.

CONFIG FILES:

apache configs:/etc/httpd/conf.d/zzz_atmail_vhost.conf
/etc/psa-webmail/atmail/conf.d/

Atmail configs:/etc/psa-webmail/atmail/atmail.conf
/var/www/atmail/libs/Atmail/Config.php


PSA-LOGROTATE

No logs

SERVICE CONTROL:

Start: /usr/local/psa/bin/sw-engine-pleskrun /usr/local/psa/admin/plib/DailyMaintainance/script.php

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/etc/logrotate.conf
/usr/local/psa/etc/logrotate.d/


SAMBA

Logs:/var/log/samba/

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/smb stop
Start: /etc/init.d/smb start
Restart: /etc/init.d/smb restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/samba/smb.conf
/etc/samba/smb.conf.include


PSA-FIREWALL

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall stop
Start: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall start
Restart: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/var/modules/firewall/firewall-active.sh
/usr/local/psa/var/modules/firewall/firewall-emergency.sh
/usr/local/psa/var/modules/firewall/firewall-new.sh


PSA-FIREWALL (IP FORWARDING)

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall-forward stop
Start: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall-forward start
Restart: /etc/init.d/psa-firewall-forward restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/var/modules/firewall/ip_forward.active
/usr/local/psa/var/modules/firewall/ip_forward.saved


PSA-VPN

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/smb stop
Start: /etc/init.d/smb start
Restart: /etc/init.d/smb restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/var/modules/vpn/openvpn.conf


HEALTH MONITOR

Logs:/usr/local/psa/admin/logs/health-alarm.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/sw-collectd stop
Start: /etc/init.d/sw-collectd start
Restart: /etc/init.d/sw-collectd restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/health-config.xml
/usr/local/psa/var/custom-health-config.xml
/etc/sw-collectd/collectd.conf


PARALLELS PANEL HEALTH MONITOR NOTIFICATION DAEMON

Logs:/usr/local/psa/admin/logs/health-alarm.log

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/psa-health-monitor-notificationd stop
Start: /etc/init.d/psa-health-monitor-notificationd start
Restart: /etc/init.d/psa-health-monitor-notificationd restart

CONFIG FILES:

/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/health-config.xml
/usr/local/psa/var/custom-health-config.xml


WEB SERVER (APACHE)

Access and Error logs:/var/log/httpd/
Plesk domains logs:/var/www/vhosts/%d/statistics/logs/

SERVICE CONTROL:

Stop: /etc/init.d/httpd stop
Start: /etc/init.d/httpd start
Restart: /etc/init.d/httpd restart

CONFIG FILES:

/etc/httpd/conf/httpd.conf
/etc/httpd/conf.d/
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/ip_vhosts_bootstrap.conf
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/vhosts_bootstrap.conf
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/webmail_atmail_bootstrap.conf
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/webmail_atmailcom_bootstrap.conf
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/webmail_horde_bootstrap.conf

Generated config files:

/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/generated/<version>_server.include
/var/www/vhosts//conf/<version>_httpd.include
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/generated/<version>_horde.include
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/generated/<version>_atmail.include
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/generated/<version>_atmailcom.include
/usr/local/psa/admin/conf/generated/<version>_<domain_name>_webmail.include

THE ABOVE ARTICLE IS BASED ON THE KNOWLEDGE-BASE ARTICLE BY PARALLEL  PLESK URL :: HTTP://KB.PARALLELS.COM/111283