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The Configuration Cluster interface allows you to link a master server to one or more additional servers in the configuration cluster. You can then choose to copy server configuration settings from specific WHM features to the configuration cluster's servers.
You can use this feature in conjunction WHM's Update Preferences interface ( Home >> Server Configuration >> Update Preferences ).
Before you set up a configuration cluster in the Configuration Cluster interface, log in as a
root-level user on the server that you wish to use as the master server. You must also log in as a
root-level user on the master server in order to make any configuration changes that you want to copy to the configuration cluster's servers.
The Configuration Cluster interface displays a list of all of the servers that you linked to the server that you are logged in to:
The server's IP address, or the name that you assigned to the server (for example,
The username of the server's
|Remote Access Key||The signature version of the server's remote access key, as displayed in the Access Key Signature text box in the Remote Access Key interface (Home >> Clusters >> Remote Access Key).|
To add a server to the configuration cluster, perform the following steps:
Enter the server name in the Server text box.
Enter the server's
root-level account username in the User text box.
This value defaults to
Paste the remote access key for the server in the Remote Access Key text box.
To generate a remote access key, log in as a
To modify the remote access key for a server in the configuration cluster, perform the following steps:
Make any desired changes in the Remote Access Key text box.
The Remote Access Key text box displays the current access key's signature. However, you must enter the entire remote access key in order to make changes.
To remove a server from the list of the configuration cluster's servers, perform the following steps:
Click the trash icon () that corresponds to the server that you wish to delete.
When you delete a server from the list of configuration cluster servers, the settings that you already applied to that server will remain in place. The master server will not relay any new changes, and will not overwrite changes that you make on the previously linked server.