Web Server Issues

This affected Eskimo North and customer sites as well as friendica.eskimo.com, hubzilla.eskimo.com, and nextcloud.eskimo.com.

We had a web server issue causing intermittent failure of the web server.  I thought this was load related as the server is quite heavily loaded, but it did it today during a time of very light load.  I was able to chase the problem down to a cronjob being run on a wordpress site automatically configured to redirect to secure mode when the certificate had expired.  The cronjobs were never exiting and ran once a minute and simply piled up until memory was exhausted causing failure of other services.  Normally I get automatic notifications when certificates are about to expire but did not in this instance. I’ve ordered a new certificate and commented out the cron job until it arrives and can be installed.

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