General Discussion

Updating /scripts…rsync: failed to connect to rs

If you get the following error while running the script following is the solution:

root [~]# /scripts/updatenow
Updating /scripts…rsync: failed to connect to rsync.cpanel.net: No route to host
rsync error: error in socket IO (code 10) at client-server.c(83)
Done

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This error is caused when you have a firewall blocking connections to and from the cPanel
the server on ports 2080-2099. You should allow all outgoing connections through ports 2080 to 2099.

Most likely after you resolve this, you will also need to run these commands as root:

/usr/local/cpanel/cpkeyclt
rm -f /usr/local/cpanel/cpanel
/scripts/upcp