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Discussion in 'Host Talk' started by Galaxy-Hosts.com, Jun 18, 2006.

  1. Has anyone here tried WHMreseller from Deasoft? I have a client who has asked me to purchase and install it for him.:confused4 If any one has had any experience with this your feedback would be appreciated.
  2. countrytyme

    countrytyme New Member

    Doesn't work too well with cPanel from what I have heard and read.
  3. Duport

    Duport New Member

    It is a bad decision to install this. One reseller level is by far enough never mind reseller under reseller. If user wants to do this they should consider a server.
  4. bjdea1

    bjdea1 Active Member


    Wait for the next release. We are about to release the next version which will have many new features.

    The software is actually very stable and secure, many just seem to have this automatic mindset that reselling reseller accounts is bad. With the way WHMreseller manages resources its all very straight forward and safe. You can control exactly what each user (reseller) is doing and there is only one level of reselling of WHM. The next version should be out in another week or 2.

  5. JewlzK

    JewlzK New Member


    Did you manage to reach that first 50 yet? If not let me know...
  6. scottm

    scottm New Member

    i run it off my vps and it works a treat, is a big hit with the newbies. also havent had a problem with it yet.
  7. krakjoe

    krakjoe stop staring NLC

    I dont mean to offend the author, I have no experience of your software, I'm sure it's written and maintained brilliantly, however I would urge the reseller thinking of installing this, that this is a pretty rubbish idea, and it's rather unfair to your other users, if you only have a reseller account, then you should just use it to resell, you're lettin yourself in for a whole load of abuse, you don't have the resources at your disposal to give away those resources again and again over and over, and no matter how well it's managed, unless the script comes with another server actually attached to it, it'll never keep up.
    Also, as I'm sure you know, maintaining just a reseller account can be a handfull, even with all the power that whm has to offer, and before I thought about writing anything else, I have tried to install these scripts and it failed...with
  8. bjdea1

    bjdea1 Active Member


    It looks like you don't have permissions. Only a server administrator "root" can install this. If you are root then its possible you are installing it from the wrong place.
  9. krakjoe

    krakjoe stop staring NLC

    lol, doubt it mate, it's my server...and I was installing it from root/whmreseller , + the instructions on your website tell me to execute a file that does not exist...
  10. bjdea1

    bjdea1 Active Member


    Are you installing the WHMreseller-1.3.tar.gz package into the /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/ directory? Sounds to me like you might be trying to install it in the /root directory - which won't work.You are meant to upload it into the /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/ directory and unpack (gunzip and tar-xvf) it in the there and then go into the newly created "whmreseller" directory and run install.

    The correct installation instructions are on the bottom of http://deasoft.com/software.php page.

    Feel free to submit a support ticket to us if you want any further help.
    Last edited: Jul 3, 2006
  11. krakjoe

    krakjoe stop staring NLC

    My bad, i did not read the instructions properly, I apologize, however I still think it's bit unfair...
  12. Technics

    Technics NLC NLC

    That's a bit weird, Resellers running Reseller packages? I guess the hosting industry has to be amongst the most weird of them all.
  13. .Joe.

    .Joe. Yours Truly NLC

    I guess, but it's just giving clients more options to choose. But obviously resellers selling resellers would cost more then a normal reseller. And, it's pretty reasonably priced. (34$ USD/yr.)
    Last edited: Sep 16, 2006
  14. imo this software is a bad idea lol now no one really will buy a server :S hehe
  15. .Joe.

    .Joe. Yours Truly NLC

    huh? ??
  16. scottm

    scottm New Member

    software is a good idea, for new starters that cannot afford a dedicated server they nearly get all the power off having a dedicated server for just a couple of quid. i have it installed on my server and not one off my customers has complained or said a bad word about the script.
  17. AvailNetworks

    AvailNetworks Greetings NLC

    I think the sub-reseller features are asking for trouble. The webhosting industry is already watered down no use making it worse
  18. .Joe.

    .Joe. Yours Truly NLC

    Don't you need a server to use WHMreseller? (To install it, etc.)
  19. Portuguese_dude

    Portuguese_dude New Member

    major problems using that tool

    hi folks,

    after a google.com found this forum.
    Firs post so quick input.
    I´ve acquire a WHM master reseller plan from ebay.
    Had to be to cheap to believe it.

    A ip traceroute says the server is hosted at Managed Solutions Group, Inc. and Server Type is : Apache/1.3.37 (Unix) mod_fastcgi/2.4.2 mod_throttle/3.1.2 mod_jk/1.2.14 mod_auth_passthrough/1.8 mod_log_bytes/1.2 mod_bwlimited/1.4 PHP/4.4.4 FrontPage/ mod_ssl/2.8.28 OpenSSL/0.9.7f

    1 milion giga disk, bandwith unmetered for 10 USD per month. I whanted to give it a try and aim at French speaking market hostmarket.

    So far no backup´s, and, WHM master reseller is a add on, as seen in pic attached.

    Doesn´t work....
    No support provided.

    10 bucks lot´s.
  20. Wojtek

    Wojtek W as in Whisky NLC

    woa there.
    1 million gb space?
    Let's see.

    That's 2000 x 500gb drives
    300$ per drive x 2000 = 600000$ for space. yeah! that sounds doable at 10 bucks per month right? not

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