Questions

Ask a development question or answer others’ in our diverse Q&A section.
For information about the DigitalOcean product, check out our Product Docs.

24807 Questions
Ask a question
  • Question

    Nginx dosent redirect url.com/index or url.com/page to url.com/index.php or url.com/page.php

    I have an Nginx server running on CWP. My site is set up at /public_html/ , whenever I load the url.com it loads the site properly, but when I load url.com/index it won't load the index.php automatically while manual ...
    0 By notKiran Nginx
  • Question

    High Unexpected CPU Usage

    From time to time my droplet starts showing up with 100% CPU usage to a point where I cannot log onto it. I want to know what keeps making it do this. Does anyone have any idea how I can trouble shoot this issue. Is t...
    0 By sawmebabe Apache Nginx Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    High Unexpected CPU Usage

    From time to time my droplet starts showing up with 100% CPU usage to a point where I cannot log onto it. I want to know what keeps making it do this. Does anyone have any idea how I can trouble shoot this issue. Is t...
    0 By sawmebabe Apache Nginx Ubuntu 16.04
  • Question

    Measure response time between website visitor and DO regions

    Background I am building a Ruby on Rails application that lets users deploy a server in the DO region of their choice. Problem I'd like to show the latency between the user's location and all the available DO regions...
    0 By jmarbach Ruby on Rails DigitalOcean JavaScript
  • Question

    Two wordpress sites in one droplet

    I currently have two droplets and one-click wordpress installed in each one. But, I want to have them in one droplet because the traffic is low. What's the easiest way I can do that smoothly? Is there any serious disa...
    1 By rem3n WordPress
  • Question

    ELI5: Using a digital ocean droplet, how to monitor traffic and manage accordingly.

    I code websites but I know next to nothing about servers. Been using "shared hosting" all my life (whatever that means...thought I was just uploading stuff). Now I have a digital ocean droplet (I barely know what that...
    0 By sawantbhushan543 API
  • Question

    Using PostGIS extension with PostgreSQL on database cluster

    Hello I'm planning to move one of my PostgreSQL database from DO droplet to database cluster. On the droplet I'm using PostGIS extension together with PostgreSQL. Moving to database cluster, what is alternative to ins...
    0 By hoangvietanh PostgreSQL
  • Question

    Hi, any idea how to resolve this issue in my wordpress site? I tried removing the files that causing the error, but its not working. Thanks

    Deceptive site ahead Attackers on masagpdc.com may trick you into doing something dangerous like installing software or revealing your personal information (for example, passwords, phone numbers, or credit cards). Lea...
    0 By nicedev WordPress Nginx
  • Question

    Where can I find Client Certificate so as to be able to connect to Managed Postgre Instance using Pgadmin

    Hi, I am completely new to cloud server and to PostgreSQL. I would like to setup a SSL Connection with PostgreSQL managed database on Digital Ocean. I downloaded the CA certificate. However, when I try to use the CA c...
    0 By gauravmjoshi DigitalOcean Managed PostgreSQL Database
  • Question

    When will I get my $25 credit in my digital ocean account?

    One of my friends has signed up in Digitalocean using my referral link. He got $100 credits in his account. He has spent $25 in his billings. Now, when will I get my $25 credits?
    1 By sachindiwakar01 DigitalOcean Accounts
  • Question

    I am try to configure virtual hosts, but the tutorial from DO doesn't works.

    I use this tutorial from DO but, it doesn't works: https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-set-up-apache-virtual-hosts-on-ubuntu-16-04 I see that the structure of virtual host file configuration (Eg: e...
    1 By georodrigues Apache
  • Question

    ssh and apache services

    sudo systemctl status for apache2 and for ssh show "Active: active (exited)" . Restart, reboot, and power-down do not help. What's wrong?
    1 By brucebouck Ubuntu 18.04
  • Question

    I updated PHP but Wordpress doesn't recognize it

    I get this by typing php -v: PHP 7.4.4 (cli) (built: Mar 20 2020 13:47:17) ( NTS ) Copyright (c) The PHP Group Zend Engine v3.4.0, Copyright (c) Zend Technologies with Zend OPcache v7.4.4, Copyright (c), by Zend T...
    2 By rem3n PHP
  • Question

    How to redirect traffic to heroku app for subdomain

    I have a domain and it's dns is managed by digital ocean. I would like to redirect the traffic from root domain and www subdomain to an heroku app. How do I do ?
    0 By ctaque DNS
  • Question

    We use a CDN to deliver content like images and PDFs. We want the links to unfurl and preview image

    For example, when the google drive link of a PDF is shared, it unfurls and the image(1st page of pdf) is previewed at the placed where it is shared(in a Facebook post). Is there any way to do it with the Digital Ocean...
    0 By rakaar CDN
  • Question

    Can't install phpMyAdmin

    Every time i wanted to install phpmyadmin, i faced this problem. Tried everything but this problem haven't solved. Migrating my sites here. See this image : Image (https://imgur.com/bWDtws5)
    0 By rogengupta6 Ubuntu 18.04 Apache PHP MySQL
  • Question

    Arango + docker + Ubuntu

    My computer : Windows 10 Dualboot : Windows or Ubuntu 18.04 On Ubuntu I install : 1) Docker with procedure from https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/comment-installer-et-utiliser-docker-sur-ubuntu-18-04-fr...
    0 By dvip NoSQL
  • Question

    How do I dismantle a team and move back the resources to my individual account?

    I had created a team two years back under my individual DO account. Now I want to move the droplets and the managed database which are in the team into my individual account and delete the team. How do I move back th...
    0 By ganeshpulsars DigitalOcean Accounts
  • Question

    SOLVED: Best/Viable WordPress plugin for DO Spaces CDN

    I recently noticed my droplet's storage becoming full (98.8%), not allowing me to do my daily rotating backups and I therefore decided to take the plunge to implement a DO Spaces CDN. All seemed to go well in creating...
    Accepted Answer: SOLVED: After 'Reading The Fantastic Manual (https://www.digitalocean.com/community/tutorials/how-to-store-wordpress-assets-on-digitalocean-spaces)' again, I noticed that I'd incorrectly specified the 'Full URL-path t...
    2 By derrickr CDN WordPress
  • Question

    How to convert Google Chrome into a lightweight browser?

    Google chrome is consuming a large part of your system's RAM. It makes slower your computer and I'm facing this issue for a very long time. So, is there anyone who can help me or suggest the way by which I can reduce ...
    1 By pratibha91pj Miscellaneous