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Whats the easiest way to manually update php for webmin as its currently runninging 5.1.6 which was the default module install but needs to be atleast 5.2.4 to be able to run wordpress using yum or webmin server.

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Have you tried # yum update php? –  hakre Aug 19 '11 at 14:35
    
Yes i wouldnt of asked otherwise –  Cem22lp Aug 19 '11 at 14:39
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If your package manager is not providing a newer version then probably for a reason. Please consult the documentation of your server OS which PHP versions are offered and for what reason. –  hakre Aug 19 '11 at 14:45

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Managed to update using utterramblings by typing

nano -w /etc/yum.repos.d/utterramblings.repo

and then paste the following into the editor:

[utterramblings]
name=Jason's Utter Ramblings Repo
baseurl=http://www.jasonlitka.com/media/EL$releasever/$basearch/
enabled=1
gpgcheck=1
gpgkey=http://www.jasonlitka.com/media/RPM-GPG-KEY-jlitka
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