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  1. Option to set Local Backup at a different Frequency rate than Remote Backup Frequency

    Option to set Local Backup at a different Frequency rate than Remote Backup Frequency

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  2. Enable ElasticSearch Plugins

    It would be a HUGE improvement for Elasticsearch if we could install/enable following plugins:

    - analysis-phonetic
    - analysis-icu

    Is there a specific reason why these would not be allowed to have? I see no harm in adding them. For instance, it would enable Magento users to add elasticsuite.

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  3. Add scheduling to vertical scaling

    Since vertical scaling requires that the server go down for up to 10 minutes, I would like the ability to schedule that for, say, 3am local time.

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  4. I want to be able to delete backups

    I can't see how much space each backup takes up (Like in GCP or AWS) and can't delete backups if I don't want so many backups I'll be paying for! (Especially for scheduled or accidental backups).

    4 votes
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  5. Allow application credential to overwrite files owned by master credential

    So, I created an application credential for a client to their HTML based website. The client reports back that they can add new folders and add new files but can't overwrite the original file.
    This is because the application credential can't edit files owned by the master credential. I had to reach out to Cloudways support to assist on this.

    Could we have an option to allow application credential to overwrite the files owned by master credential?

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  6. Make server settings and packages transferrable or export/importable

    Context: You don't provide root access or downscaling for Digital Ocean, Lincode, or Vulture servers (3/5 of your providers). Also, you only provide 1-1 or upscaled server cloning for these providers.

    Use case: I scaled up my Digital Ocean development server to handle a taxing dev. After I cloned the completed app to my production server, I had to:

    1. Create a new, smaller DO server
    2. Readjust all of my server settings, packages, and customizations
    3. Clone each dev app individually.

    Alternative: Since you provide automated workarounds for your lack of root access, provide a similar, automated workaround for…

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  7. Option to turn off remote backups that charge us money, and just have local backups on our server

    Option to turn off remote backups that charge us money, and just have local backups on our server

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  8. Add PHP session timeout to server settings

    Add PHP session timeout to server settings

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  9. Reset permision to master and user

    It is very important have the possibility from console or from the web panel reset the permissions to the application user. Today we can res

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  10. Unique IP per site installed on server

    The ability to add a unqiue IP to each site on a server.

    13 votes
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  11. 4 votes
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  12. Allow us to freely customise supervisord

    As of now, the supervisord setting in the application setting is only for laravel queue worker. It would be nice if we can add our own custom supervisord configuration setting for other services. I really want to implement websockets into my application. The idea is simple, you allow us to create new supervisord configuration, then we would just paste our desire configuration into a textarea, and there's a button that we can click to restart the supervisord after adding new configuration.

    Example:
    [program:websockets]
    command=/usr/bin/php /home/laravel-echo/laravel-websockets/artisan websockets:serve
    numprocs=1
    autostart=true
    autorestart=true
    user=laravel-echo

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  13. Make a server setting to toggle outbound email off

    We need a simple, error-free way to be 100% certain that no outbound emails can be sent from a test / staging server. Can we have a server setting to toggle this on & off? Or even better, redirect all mail to an address we provide or to a log file to 'catch' all outbound mail?

    2 votes
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  14. Easy text warning on Let's Encrypt failures

    Twice now I have had problems with servers where I had to wait for a Let's Encrypt imposed 8-12 hour ban from creating an SSL cert because I tried and failed too many times.

    It would be great if you would warn me after 2-3 failures that repeated attempts may cause this and to contact support for more help. Just a text reminder in the error message would be great, thanks!

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  15. Provide settings to configure logging to a remote syslog server (+TLS)

    We use a centralised syslog server to monitor our sites. We are unable to link our Cloudways servers to this as we do not have root / sudo access to our own servers which is frustrating. Please can you add settings to the platform to allow us to configure logging to a remote syslog server (with TLS).

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  16. Configuration Variables (Environment variables)

    Would love to add configuration variables just like Heroku.

    2 votes
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  17. Server SMTP configuration is not working properly.

    Currently if you have already configured the SMTP on a server Cloudways seems to remember your previous credentials and tries to enter them again. I've just spent half an hour trying to set up SendGrid on the Server SMTP. Everytime I selected SendGrid or Mailgun etc it would automatically fill in the wrong credentials and process them. Finally I was able to remove them and get the proper credentials in. But it took a lot of my time and I'm not happy that I wasted so much time.

    This needs to be fixed.

    Thanks,
    John Anderson.

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  18. Clean cache

    Hey,

    Last days my websites got slower and slower on backend, so I contated support and they said they had cleared my server cache and it should be fine and really was ...

    so I have asked them if I can do this by myself and they told me not yet ...

    so I am suggesting to do that as new feature as one click varnich clear, also to clear cache (don't know what type of cache, but that was what I was told from support..

    thanks

    3 votes
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  19. Please add driver of sql serve on this server....

    Some time we need to connect two database remotely and there should be sql serve driver install on this server..

    2 votes
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  20. own nameserver

    i would like to have own nameserver like
    ns1.owndomain.com
    ns2.owndomain.com

    so when public search which proivder we are using, its show owndomain.com instead of cloudaysnameserver.com

    2 votes
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