Uninstall Fantastico F3 on WHM cPanel Server

This article provides a guide to uninstall Fantastico F3 on WHM cPanel server.

What is Fantastico F3?

Fantastico is a commercial script library that automates the installation of web applications to a website. Fantastico scripts are executed from the administration area of a website control panel such as cPanel.

How to Uninstall Fantastico F3 on WHM cPanel Server

To uninstall Fantastico F3 on a WHM/cPanel server, login as root or root-equivalent user. Then follow the steps outlined below:

  1. Unregister Fantastico F3 from WHM and cPanel and ensure the icon is removed from older themes:
    /usr/local/cpanel/bin/unregister_appconfig /var/cpanel/apps/fantastico_f3_whm.conf
    /usr/local/cpanel/bin/unregister_appconfig /var/cpanel/apps/fantastico_f3_cpanel.conf
    /usr/local/cpanel/bin/rebuild_sprites --force
  2. Remove the Fantastico F3 cron job:
    crontab -l -u root | grep -v 'cd /var/netenberg/fantastico_f3/sources' | crontab -u root -
  3. Remove Fantastico F3 symbolic links:
    rm -f /usr/local/cpanel/whostmgr/docroot/cgi/fantastico_f3
    rm -f /usr/local/cpanel/base/frontend/*/fantastico_f3
    rm -f /usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/fantastico_f3
  4. Remove Fantastico F3's core files and scripts:
    rm -rf /var/netenberg/fantastico_f3

When done, Fantastico F3 should be removed completely.

That's it! Fantasico F3 is now uninstalled from the WHM cPanel server.

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