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  1. Setup Queue workers for Laravel

    It's not possible to setup queue workers for Laravel. The ability of dispatching to workers is a big thing. It would be great if it could be supported.

    8 votes
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  2. Support for setting up OpenBazaar Server

    I was told that I would not be able to run an OpenBazaar node on cloudways, but if I leave a link to the guide for setting it up on Digital Ocean, people would look into whether it could be supported. I would like to receive an email if more information is available on whether it is already possible, not possible, or will be made possible later. The guide is at https://openbazaar.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/articles/207852873-Guide-to-Setting-up-OpenBazaar-Server-on-a-VPS, my email address is dekker3d@gmail.com

    1 vote
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  3. Add the ability to lock down file write access per application (so one a compromised application cannot affect other)

    Applications on the same server currently have write access to each others' files by default, which is an unnecessary security risk. For example, if you have multiple Wordpress applications on the same server and one gets compromised, the hacker could also compromise any other applications on the same server. If possible, it would be worthwhile to at least have the option to lock down file write access on a per application basis. I believe you already have apache running under separate users for each application, so this might be as simple as disabling the www-data group permissions.

    3 votes
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  4. Question regarding hosting

    Can somebody explain me how $40 a year!!! shared hosting plan we came from can handle a high loads and $40 a month!!! plan we picked(small server-amazon web servers based in Ireland) can not handle that? We were already recommended to upgrade to medium $90 server. Im confused.

    1 vote
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  5. 17 votes
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  6. Prevent caching on specific pages

    I'd like to add a list of pages that will never pull from cache

    1 vote
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  7. Click & Go Application Credentials visible for Master User

    We were used to have all credentials in that spot, could be a good idea set them to be viewed for master access, inserting the “Master user” as the first member of the team?

    Why i need to add a new member (that is a copy of myself account) with another email, plus I want all my work email on the one you have already to contact me

    3 votes
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    1 comment  ·  Console Improvements  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Graziano, you have the master credentials at the server tab level cause they give access to all apps in that server. You don’t need to create another account for yourself. Master credentials have SSH and SFTP access to all apps already.

    Let me know if I am missing something.

    Cloudways Team

  8. Support for creating CSR for multiple domains (SAN)

    Your platform supports SAN and Wildcard SSL certs but the CSR creator under Application Management does not support multiple domains and it gives error "Enter Domain name in correct format" when I typed in my domains under it. Seems like it supports one domain only so it should be updated.

    5 votes
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  9. Enable mod_xsendfile for Apache2/Apache2.2

    For fast uploading large image files and less memory consumption on my application.

    7 votes
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  10. Include t2.nano as a new AWS instance type

    i would love to have the t2.nano amazon instance in your system.

    5 votes
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  11. add SMS option for two factor authentication

    Two factor authentication is important but at the moment I don't really feel I have this option.

    Please add SMS as an option for two factor authentication.

    I prefer SMS as a two factor authentication method.

    I don't really want to use google authentication anymore as I just had the IOS app lose all the settings. Plus I find it more cumbersome than SMS.

    Thanks!

    2 votes
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  12. Please allow a connection from Code Guard

    Code Guard provides incremental backup where I can roll back as far as I like.
    Critically, they also provide an alert if a file has changed which allows me to investigate if it's something I wasn't expecting.
    All they need is SFTP and database access but for some reason this is not being allowed by Cloud Ways. In chat I was told that "custom changes" to the server were not allowed.

    1 vote
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  13. Learning Locker – the Open Source Learning Record Store (LRS)

    This will be very useful for anyone wanting to create an online course or LMS hosted on Cloudways - (http://learninglocker.net/)

    Also this could really encourage learning environments, colleges and universities to use Cloudways as their preferred hosting partner.

    It also ties in nicely wioth Moodle and some WordPress LMS plugins.

    2 votes
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  14. Fix Issues With Primary Domain Changes

    You might consider this a bug, but after having been bit by it multiple times, I figured it would be best to post it here.

    When you have multiple apps on a server and you re-arrange the primary domains on them, changing which app a specific app uses, the server will not properly follow your new primary domain settings and will instead load your default app. Here is how you reproduce the issue:


    1. Have an app on the server with a domain like dev.mysite.com

    2. Have a second app (your production app) on the server with a domain like mysite.com.

    3. You…
    2 votes
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  15. Xcache

    there is no option for Xcache instead of APC Cache, can you please include it

    1 vote
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  16. source guardian php encrpytion module

    Most of the Magento extensions are encrpyted with Source Guardian. Source Guardian has free php module which helps to run php encrpyted code.

    8 votes
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  17. Ability to use installed application folder as a GIT repository and pull directly.

    I was so excited to have Laravel installation in 2 clicks and when I see is up. Then I'd like to pull from server to my local host by GIT and start to development.... No-way. Big frustration :-( if I have an app on GitHub; I can pull it from github to cloudways but I can't use the application folder as a repository.. so what the application installations for? I hope this feature request make sense.
    Thanks

    2 votes
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    Trevor, can you further develop this?. With master credentials, you should be able to git pull / push / clone … at will from the server.

    If you can provide specific issue and steps to reproduce it will be very helpful to assess what we can do.

    Cloudways Team

  18. let users disable PEAR's SSL/TLS forced check in PHP 5.6 to make it compatible with services like Mandrill again

    let users disable PEAR's SSL/TLS forced check in PHP 5.6 to make it compatible with services like Mandrill again.

    5.6 PEAR defaults currently cause a hell of a lot of problems, see for example

    http://stackoverflow.com/questions/25888550/cant-send-email-with-php-pear-5-6

    https://www.authsmtp.com/php-pear-mail/

    and effectively force us to downgrade to 5.5

    1 vote
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  19. forwards domain to another

    forwards domain to another.

    2 votes
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  20. Add tcsh and csh to your Debian distro

    Add tcsh and csh to your Debian distro

    2 votes
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