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  1. Option to re-create database

    There should be an option to re-create an entire database. So instead of dropping all tables, we should be able to mysql DROP TABLENAME and mysql CREATE TABLENAME. I ran into a major mysql bug and my database was corrupt, even when I dropped all tables. I do not want to change the name of the database, just be able to re-create the database from scratch.

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  2. Varnish exclude PHP Sessions

    Hi Cloudways,

    You already offer pages and cookie exclusions from Varnish settings. But you should also consider PHP Sessions for this exclusion.

    We often add a get parameter in our Google Ads, and when visitors go to our website, we would like to store this parameter in a PHP Session and post it on a form when they get in touch.

    Now we need to turn of Varnish completely.

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  3. Exclude certain tables from the search/replace script when cloning

    I've just cloned a site and the script has updated the client email addresses in the database from <user>@domain.com to <user>@www.domain.com, which caused all of the clients users to fail login.

    I'm sure it would be quite simple to exclude the user tables from this script.

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  4. MySQL Setting - Case Sensitivity

    Please add the option to TURN OFF case sensitivity in MySQL.

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  5. Option to disable the local backup option for a specific application in the server

    There must be an option to disable/enable the local backup for a specific application in the server

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  6. We Suffering with DO dont have the feature of Auto Scaling

    Im using DO on my Website and now im suffering with down feature when my traffic hike. what will i do that DO not supporting auto scaling feature on CLoudways.

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  7. Disable Vanish by default.

    It never works out of the box and always causes errors on anything but the simplest sites.

    I always have to disable it on most sites whilst uploading, file scanning etc.

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  8. When we buy a space in cloud give permission to split the space for each clients. This facility will give us to permission to give login.

    When we buy a space in cloud give permission to split the space for each clients. This facility will give us to permission to give login and control panel access. for example I brought a space of 25 GB, then I can split the volume into 15 + 15 +5 for my clients and give them a login to access their data.

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  10. Add an outgoing email address to the SMTP admin

    It should be possible to add a default From address for outgoing emails in the server SMTP admin section. Currently they send as [app id]@[server id].cloudwaysapps.com, which can cause emails to bounce due to validation failure.

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  11. Please provide Custom OS installation of Linux all versions or Provide iKVM Access so customer can install any required OS himself

    Please provide Custom OS installation of Linux all versions or Provide iKVM Access so customer can install any required OS himself

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  12. Set permissions in private_html

    Apparently, in a standard php setup, I can only set permissions in the publichtml folder, but not in the privatehtml folder, even not with the permission reset button in the cp. This makes it impossible to place my cms system above publichtml. So please give us chmod possibility in privatehtml

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  13. rdiff-backup install on servers and allow access

    https://www.nongnu.org/rdiff-backup/

    rdiff-backup is the cousin to duplicity. However the difference is that you don't have to do regular full backups. The full is always the latest backup.

    This is much better for mirroring and creating local backups.

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  14. email notification when backup is completed

    Add the possibility to send an email notification when backup is completed successfully

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  16. Cloudways should support mysql Trigger. many developers use trigger

    Cloudways should support mysql Trigger. many developers use trigger

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  18. allow install icecast on server

    allow install server for radio streaming icecast with
    sudo apt-get install icecast2 ices2 vorbis-tools

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  19. Need to fix display issue using Breeze with VR Calendar Plugin

    VR Calendar Plugin

    Version 2.7.2 | By Innate Images, LLC

    when this plugin is activated, the Breeze settings page goes blank but breeze does appear to be working.

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  20. support forcing lowercase URLs

    It's poor SEO to be able to access the same pages of a website on different URLs - this includes capital letter URLs for any web service that utilises re-writes (e.g. a CMS such as Wordpress).

    This can be resolved by utilising htaccess with a RewriteMap or Nginx, see links below. But none of these options are included in the standard server config and Cloudways interface doesn't allow them to be added.

    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/19048192/force-lower-case-of-urls-override-previous-rules

    https://stackoverflow.com/questions/3666003/how-i-can-translate-uppercase-to-lowercase-letters-in-a-rewrite-rule-in-nginx-we

    Be really useful if this was possible. Support tried to implement the htaccess option for me, but it took down Nginx for some unknown reason -…

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