ISPCP Omega hosting Control Panel Based on VHCS

“ispCP Omega is a modern hosting Control panel, based on VHCS, that provides continued development.”

You will need a clean installation of Ubuntu 10.10 before proceeding with the tutorial.

When installing Ubuntu please use a static IP address and a fully qualified domain name accessible from the internet. e.g.

1. Download and extract ISPCP from Sorceforge

cd /usr/local/src


tar xjvf ispcp-omega-1.0.7.tar.bz2

cd ispcp-omega-1.0.7

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2. Now update your system

aptitude update && aptitude upgrade

3. ISPCP needs some software installed, we will do this now

ISPCP’s install script is for Ubuntu 10.04 but works just aswell with 10.10

cd docs/Ubuntu

aptitude install $(cat ubuntu-packages-lucid)

You will be asked to enter a new MySql password

You will also need to configure Courier as below

Create web directories -> NO
Type of mail configuration -> Internet Site
System mail name should be populated with your hostname
ProFTPd configuration -> Standalone

4. Build the system using make

cd /usr/local/src/ispcp-omega-1.0.7

make -f Makefile.ubuntu install

5. Copy all the directories to your system and setup

cp -Rv /tmp/ispcp/* /

cd /var/www/ispcp/engine/setup

perl ispcp-setup

The setup defaults should be adequate, you will be required to enter your MySQL password.

6. Clean temporary files

rm -fR /tmp/ispcp

After setup completes you should be able to login to your new control panel.

7. Links

ISPCP Omega –


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