Implementing Sphinx

Table of ContentsSphinx configuration file locations Default Sphinx configuration Using Variables in Configuration file Connecting to SphinxMageStack natively supports Sphinx, in order to take advantage of it, you need to do 2 things, Enable Sphinx for the vhost (contact a … Continue reading

Purging the Redis cache via CLI

Table of ContentsDefault instances To flush all databases To flush a single databaseUsing telnet, you can execute remote commands on the Redis daemon; being able to flush database by command line can be essential if your Magento access is somehow … Continue reading

Implementing SOLR

Table of ContentsDefault configuration settings Configuration file locations Custom core namesThere is native support for SOLR on MageStack. But for it to function, we must first generate a SOLR core from your store configuration files. You can have as many … Continue reading

Redis instances

Table of ContentsIdentifying Redis DBs in useBy default, 4 instances of Redis run, to provide resilience and alternative storage methods. They are not set up to be highly available/replicated. They each are configured with 16 databases and no authentication. Host: … Continue reading

Memcache instances

By default, 2 instances of Memcache run, to provide independence between cache and session storage. Domain: memcached1.i Port: 11211 Domain: memcached11.i Port: 11211

Apache SOLR Administration

SOLR can be enabled for each domain name you have. Contact support to enable SOLR on the respective vhost. You can manage the SOLR admin interface here: http://solr.magestack.com/solr/ ! You must be connected to the VPN to use this service

Hostnames and DNS

We have many universal DNS shortcut records set up for access, they are as follows: dh1 172.16.0.61 acc.magestack.com 172.16.0.71 munin.magestack.com 172.16.0.71 phpmyadmin.magestack.com 172.16.0.101 mmonit.magestack.com dh2 172.16.0.62 acc.2.magestack.com 172.16.0.72 munin.2.magestack.com 172.16.0.72 phpmyadmin.2.magestack.com 172.16.0.102 mmonit.2.magestack.com dh3 172.16.0.63 acc.3.magestack.com 172.16.0.73 munin.3.magestack.com 172.16.0.73 phpmyadmin.3.magestack.com … Continue reading