Installing mod_cloudflare on cPanel
CloudFlare is a performance and security service. The CloudFlare cPanel plugin makes it easy to integrate into your hosting control panel. The CloudFlare module automatically translates visitor IP addresses to reflect the visitor’s original IP address rather than the IP address of the CloudFlare proxy servers.
Installing mod_cloudflare on a cPanel Server is very easy. Just follow 8 steps as below.
Step 1 :
Step 2 :
Step 3 :
Change directory to /usr/local/src by using the following command :
Step 4 :
Get the source code for mod_cloudflare by using the following command :
wget –no-check-certificate https://raw.github.com/cloudflare/mod_cloudflare/master/mod_cloudflare.c CloudFlare-Tools/master/mod_cloudflare.c
Step 5 :
apxs -a -i -c mod_cloudflare.c
Step 6 :
service httpd restart
Step 7 :
Update the Apache configuration data by using the following command :
Step 8 :
Confirm the module is loaded properly by using the following command :
httpd -M | grep cloud
Apache will log the visitors’ IP addresses instead of the CloudFlare IP’s.