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  • Published Question

    What timezone are the usage graphs for a droplet?

    When I log into the dashboard for drop lets, select a drop and view the graphs for bandwidth, cpu and disk. It doesn't match my EST timezone. Is there a way to change this so that the graphs are shown in EST?
    Accepted Answer: The developers could implement this frontend by jquery. Just let the user choose his timezone by a dropdown, and transfer the time stamps on the graphs. Momentjs is great for converting timestamps. The time stamps ar...
    2 By thinkingmedia DigitalOcean Monitoring
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    DNS suddenly stopped working, while accessing by IP was fine.

    https://status.digitalocean.com/ DNS is down for a wide range of customers right now.
    By thinkingmedia
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    My droplets don't working!

    Anyone know if this is a DDoS on DO?
    By thinkingmedia
  • Published Question

    [Feature Request] Display user ID in account header.

    I have my own DO account and I also manage accounts for clients. When you sign into your account there is no indication in the top header who you are or what account you are in. This was further complicated by the fac...
    1 By thinkingmedia DigitalOcean
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    .htaccess doesn't work on ubuntu droplet

    By default the LAMP install will disable usage of the .htaccess file. You need to edit the configuration file for your virtual…
    By thinkingmedia
  • Published Question

    [Feature Request] The ability to park IP addresses.

    I'd like to have the ability to rent IP addresses that are not used by any droplets. This would allow me to configure DNS records to point to IP addresses, and not worry about propagation delay when I'm ready to creat...
    1 By thinkingmedia DNS DigitalOcean Ubuntu
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    New to vps I have a few questions

    “which distro is the most stable / fastest I was going to try Centos” All the droplet OS installed on Digital Ocean are from sta…
    By thinkingmedia
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    trying to update host settings

    The ports.conf file tells apache what ports to listen on for connections. The default is 80, but there are conditions for SSL if …
    By thinkingmedia
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    The e-mailed root password is wrong?

    I’ve never had a problem with the passwords email, but make sure you connect to the IP address indicated in the email. If you creat…
    By thinkingmedia
  • Published Question

    Is it possible to use full disk encryption on an Ubuntu 14 droplet?

    As the title says. Is it possible to use full disk encryption on an Ubuntu 14 droplet? My understanding is that it's not possible to use full encryption after installation. While it is possible to encrypt user folders...
    1 By thinkingmedia Security Ubuntu
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    Cronjob not running php script

    Crontab executes the task using the current user that ran crontab -e. When you use wget it’s handled by Apache using the `www-d…
    By thinkingmedia
  • Published Question

    Does DigitalOcean have DNS servers in each region?

    I want to create droplets for a website in New York, London and Singapore. All 3 droplets will have the same static HTML content. I can only find reference to DigitalOcean having 3 name servers. ns1.digitalocean.com n...
    1 By thinkingmedia DNS Server Optimization Ubuntu
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    migrating from wordpress.com

    When you export content from WordPress in the XML format it includes referrals back to the media library as embedded URLS. On th…
    By thinkingmedia
  • Published Answer

    web server + separate mail server = same domain name possible?

    Yes, You have to add a MX record to the DNS for “mydomain.org”. The MX record points to “mail.mydomain.org”. When mail servers r…
    By thinkingmedia