Restarting website services
Posted on 2015-01-15
We have a public website that is hosted on a 3rd party Linux\Apache server.
I’m not a Linux guy and have limited access to this server.
We have a 3rd party website developer that created the site and maintains it for us.
This server also serves as a application server for some ancillary applications as well.
Occasionally the website crashes, and the developer tells us that the entire server needs to be rebooted to get the website running again (yet our other applications are running fine)
This reboot is problematic as it stops all the other applications and they are a hassle to restart.
Does anyone know how to restart the web services or some other way to restart the crashed website without rebooting the entire server?
I apologize for being short on details, as this is not my forte.
If you have specific questions about details I may be able to chase them down.
Thanks in advance for any help,