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Sentora Hosting Control Panel

Sentora is a FREE hosting control panel suitable for VPS. This allow you to host web sites and emails in VPS or dedicated server. This is good alternative for Cpanel if you only host few of your own personal web sites and don’t want all features of Cpanel.

Source code for Sentora available at

Install instructions available at

MySQL root Password

Sentora saves MySQL root password in file /etc/sentora/panel/cnf/db.php

# cat /etc/sentora/panel/cnf/db.php | grep pass
$pass = 'aba$Svfg@8bv';

Config File Locations

All service related configs are saved in folder /etc/sentora/configs

Apache config = /etc/sentora/configs/apache/httpd-vhosts.conf

Bind Config (DNS) = /etc/sentora/configs/bind/named.conf

Postfix config = /etc/sentora/configs/postfix

Web Site Files

Web sites files are stored in folder


Restart Services


service httpd restart


service named restart

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