FastDomain Web Hosting Help

Process / Script Times Out After 10 Minutes

The program or script you run on your site may require a process to run longer than 10 minutes.
  • On a shared IP address, the process will terminate at the 10 minute mark (600 seconds).
  • With a dedicated IP address, processes are allowed to run for more than 10 minutes as long as they aren't consuming too much of the server's memory, which would result in having CPU's limited.
  • Account throttling can occur both on a shared and a dedicated IP address.
  • Certain voice chat programs require a dedicated IP address before they can be setup and used.
  • If you have a program that sends out emails every so many seconds, such as from a mailing list program like DaDa Mail, then you would need to get a dedicated IP address, if it's going to take more than 10 minutes to send out the emails.
A dedicated IP address will help when processes from scripts or programs, which don't consume too much CPU, need to run in the background for longer than 10 minutes.

Additional Information:

Follow this link to find out the differences between Shared and Dedicated IPs.
Knowledgebase Article 79,596 views bookmark tags: peak performance process quits responding seconds stop stopped stops terminated terminates timing


Was this resource helpful?

Did this resolve your issue?


Please add any other comments or suggestions about this content:





Recommended Help Content

What is CPU Protection
Knowledgebase Article 263,836 views tags: cpu database mysql optimize peak performance query script slow

What is the Process Manager? How do I use the Process Manager? Why can I get to my cPanel but homepage does not display?
Knowledgebase Article 94,865 views tags: concurrent connections displaying frozen manager manger process site twenty website

How to install a program using MOJO Marketplace.
Getting Started Article 242,273 views tags: install program programs script simple

Related Help Content

Does your company have any limit about CGI script use?
Knowledgebase Article 162,908 views tags: cgi script

When I attempt to execute my Ruby on Rails application I receive "500- Premature end of script."
Knowledgebase Article 85,423 views tags: premature rails ruby script

How can I protect the images on my website?
Knowledgebase Article 158,815 views tags: click code image images javascript protect save saving script tips tricks

What does it mean when it says that a System Administrator is "Investigating Server Performance"?
Knowledgebase Article 143,681 views tags: investigating problem

Most people use email every day, if not multiple times a day; so it’s safe to say that email marketing is good for business. In fact, a recent study showed that email marketing is almost 40 times more effective in new customer acquisition than Facebook and Twitter combined!
Knowledgebase Article 36,797 views tags: Contact campaign constant email law marketing spam subscribers

My Wordpress site is slow or seems down.
Knowledgebase Article 111,394 views tags: cache optimization speed wordpress

How to Stop A Directory Index From Being Shown
Knowledgebase Article 187,889 views tags: directory htaccess index

Why do scripted e-mails come from < username@fast###.FastDomain.com > when I have specified otherwise?
Knowledgebase Article 292,906 views tags: email forms header php script scripted sendmail