Last modified: 27 Dec 2007
WARNING: This documentation covers Parallels H-Sphere versions up to 3.1. For the latest up-to-date Parallels H-Sphere documentation, please proceed to the
official Parallels site.
Standard H-Sphere installation would include two accounts,
neither of which may be deleted:
- the admin account (login: admin, password: admin)
to configure system settings. It is extremely recommended to
change the password of the admin account after the installation
and testing have been completed.
- the wwwuser account (login: wwwuser, password: userwwww)
to manage the control panel domain.
After the installation, the control panel becomes accessible at
If your H-Sphere has been configured with SSL protection, use the
You can also customize your CP URL.
Some H-Sphere features (like webmail, WebShell, phpMyAdmin) will work only after
you add a DNS zone and an
instant alias template.
To check these features immediately, specify in the DNS configuration of
your local workstation (not H-Sphere server) that H-Sphere primary DNS server
is your primary nameserver. For example, if your workstation is Linux,
add a corresponding line in /etc/resolv.conf.
If you are running a one box installation, you can have two DNS IPs for
ns1 and ns2. At least two DNS servers are required to offer domian
registration services with OpenSRS or Enom. If you need more than two DNS
servers, you need to set up one more box, and your DNS services need to be
The H-Sphere Control Panel requires the postgresql daemon running.
Don't start H-Sphere CP without it. To find out if PostgreSQL is running, type: