Really need the named log or system log or wherever you have named logs going. That will be the only one that helps pinpointing the root cause. Once you get it post the results and hopefully there will be enough info to help fix the issue
Tom do you know where I can find this in the control panel. I don’t have a laptop or PC easily accessible till Saturday as I’m out of town.
the httpd is also running high on memory. When I reboot the server it is about 600mb or so and within an hour or so it runs up to 1.2-1.4gb. I suspect a site chewing up resources having a plugin or something going wrong or something else.
Important Log File Locations in DirectAdmin In order to troubleshoot the error and investigating the issues, it is very important to know the location of logs files on the server. These logs from the server log files help us to understand the nature of the problem. So, we can say that the log...
This must be new (or at least I must have overlooked it for a long time), but I see on the Admin access section of DA, look in the Admin Tools section, there is a Log Viewer. There is a dropdown called Log File that allows you to select many of the system and DA log files. From there you can select the file you are interested in. You could for example, select /var/log/messages, set the number of lines to 0 (unlimited) and put named in the Grep text box, that would display all the named lines from /var/log/messages since it was last rotated.