php.ini is the configuration file used by the PHP preprocessor to setup the default settings and certain security restrictions.

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how can i disable safe mode for php on web server? [closed]

I am using wkhtmltopdf for making a pdf of a page. My code executes the shell to run a command using this wkhtmltopdf library. Everything works fine in my wamp server but when the code runs on my ...
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mod_vhost_alias + wildcard + custom php.ini

Here's my httpd.conf thats using mod_vhost_alias. The docroot is always in /home/username/domains/domainname/public_html. <VirtualHost *:80> ServerName *.abc.com ServerAlias ...
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Custom php ini files for IIS7

I have a Windows 2008 Web edition server setup with IIS7.5 and PHP 5.4.6 FastCGI installed. I would like to make use of the user INI files as described here: ...
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502 Bad gateway on big file uploads : Nginx + PHP-FPM

I'm running php-fpm on nginx I have my php.ini values set as follows upload_max_filesize = 100M post_max_size = 128M max_execution_time = 180 I have also set my client_max_body_size to 4G. When I ...
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How to restore php.ini in CentOS [closed]

I have a problem in restoring my php.ini in the server. I was changing some line but I accidentally cut off and save. Any idea how to restore it back? Environment: CentOS release 6.3 (Final) ...
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Working with different PHP version at the same time, php_value extension_dir not working? [duplicate]

I need both PHP 5.4.7 and 5.3.17 running on Windows 7 x64 with Apache 2.2.23. This is my virtual host configuration: <VirtualHost *:80> DocumentRoot "C:/WAMP/Apache/htdocs/php54" ...
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Phpize, Cannot find config.m4, Centos6, SAPRFC Install

I'm trying to install a PHP module, which requires phpize and I'm being met with a warning, even though it exists and is installed. Cannot find config.m4.Make sure that you run '/usr/bin/phpize' in ...
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php.ini on Apache - does it reset to 'defaults'

I heard somewhere that, if you place a php.ini in a website root or subdirectory it will basically use default settings for everything that is not included in this php.ini file. So if you have changed ...
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Content not being compressed even though I'm using zlib in php.ini

I've edited my php.ini file so that it has these two entries: zlib.output_compression = On zlib.output_compression_level = 4 However, after restarting apache, when I request php pages, the headers ...
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Steps to add ssl certificate in Virtual private server and PHP configurations

I have a Virtual Private Server(VPS) in CtrlS. I need to add SSL certificate to my VPS server. What are the steps to add SSL Certificate on VPS? In my Web Application i have lot of PHP files to ...
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Can we have 2 'extension_dir' in php.ini?

When I installed pdo-pgsql, the extension was installed into /usr/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20090626/ and thus not automatically loaded. In php.ini, I have extension_dir = ...
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PHP short_open_tag Won't Enable (CentOS 6)

I'm setting up an Apache2, PHP 5.3.3 server running on CentOS 6. My web application uses the short tags <? and <?=. I can't seem to get the short tags enabled. When I run phpinfo() I see ...
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Change php's auto-append-file from a script

I am using the php config auto-append-file to append code that i need to be executed on all pages on a particular domain. But my problem is that there are other domains that share the same php.ini ...
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Cannot install Ioncube on php

I have downloaded Ioncube then using unzip tar and placed it in document root. Then changed the php.ini file.. I did all according to: ...
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default session file Permits

i need to edit the default permits of the session file i know it's high security risk, The default permits is :600 [root@server sessions]# stat sess_06pqdthgi49oq7jnlvuvsr95q1 File: ...
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Settings on php.ini ignored

I can't get my server to obey the settings from php.ini (I'm trying to change memory_limit and upload_max_filesize). As far as I can tell, I'm editing the correct file. phpinfo() gives: Loaded ...
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Setting memory_limit in php.ini - can I use all of the available system memory?

Sorry in advance for the newbie question, but I have a dedicated virtual server I'm working on that has 512MB of RAM memory. I've recently changed the memory_limit from the default of 128M to 256M. Is ...
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How to disallow use of disable_functions in?

I'm obviously not the first one to have this problem, but I cannot not find an answer to this situation. I want to lock down PHP a bit, more specifically the use of disable_functions. The environment ...
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PHP memory_limit local value does not match php.ini value

CentOS system. Summary: changed memory_limit in master and local php.ini and yet no change in the local value for a particular virtual host. Trying to improve performance, I set the memory_limit to ...
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Best way to handle PHP sessions across Apache vhost wildcard domains

I'm currently running a site that allows users to use custom domains (i.e. so instead of mysite.com/myaccount, they could have myaccount.com). They just change the A record of their domain and we then ...
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How do I prevent Apache/PHP from showing the environment variables section in phpinfo()?

I need to prevent users from accidentally exposing private data stored in the environment variables with phpinfo(). Is there a way to configure apache or php.ini to disallow sections rendered with ...
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PHP - Extensions - no-debug-non-zts-xxxxxxxx

I am compiling php extensions (memcached and xdebug), and when I run make install, they keep getting installed into /usr/local/php/lib/php/extensions/no-debug-non-zts-20090626. So a few questions: ...
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php.ini date.timezone usefulness?

I'm not sure if this is a question for serverfault or stackoverflow but it seems like it has a lot to do with server config. We have a server in chicago and the server's clock is on chicago time. But ...
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installing zend debugger, ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to install zend debugger in my ubuntu desktop with php 5.3 which I installed from ubuntu repositories. I have copied debugger plugin 5.3.x from zend.com to /usr/lib/php5/20090626+lfs and ...
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Hide STRICT errors on PHP 5.4

I've upgraded from PHP 5.3 to PHP 5.4 today. Now my script is displaying a lot of error messages. How to hide them without using error_reporting(0); inside php file ? I use this: error_reporting = ...
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Apache 2.4 and PHP 5.4 getting connection reset errors in the browser

In the weekend I upgraded my development web server to Apache 2.4 and PHP 5.4. In my web application which was previously working great on Apache 2.2 and PHP 5.3 it now starts getting these messages ...
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Installing xdiff locally with Apache + PHP [closed]

I'm trying to get the xdiff library for PHP installed on my localhost so that I can do some testing with it. My set up is PHP 5.3 + Apache + Mac OS X. Unfortunately, there is no macports port for ...
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Apache restart needed for PHP to re-read php.ini?

Does PHP read php.ini on each request or do I have to restart Apache for php to be aware of changes on php.ini?
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How to enable mysqli extension on redhat?

My php.ini says: Additional .ini files parsed /etc/php53/php.d/curl.ini, /etc/php53/php.d/fileinfo.ini, /etc/php53/php.d/json.ini, /etc/php53/php.d/mysqli.ini, /etc/php53/php.d/mysql.ini, ...
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How to add a extention to the php.ini file

Hi have Centos 6 installed and busy installing wkhtmltopdf, I only have one step left and that is to include extension=phpwkhtmltox.so to the php.ini file, I added it to /etc/php.ini and reloaded ...
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PHP date.timezone warning

I keep getting this error: Message: date() [function.date]: It is not safe to rely on the system's timezone settings. You are required to use the date.timezone setting or the ...
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Packages are installed on server but not displaying in phpinfo()

I have installed imagemagick and ffmpeg on my CentOs 5.5 Godaddy VPS. I have added extension in php.ini also. I can able to see the installed packages in /usr/local/bin. But when I print phpinfo(), ...
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php.ini is not loading on my local machine mac os x

I have a localhost running on my mac osx machine, everything works fine apart from I get this error when running some applications: Warning: strtotime() [function.strtotime]: It is not safe to rely ...
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Installed PHP on CentOS, some features not working

I followed this guide to install PHP 5.3 on my CentOS 5 server: http://www.webtatic.com/packages/php53/ I have phpMyAdmin extracted in a directory but it says it can't find the mysql extension. ...
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(PHP) Fatal error: Call to undefined function imagettftext() [closed]

I have recently updated my server to the latest version of PHP 5.1.27, except now - a few of the scripts used by my websites come up with the following error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function ...
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Updated php.ini but php.info shows different values

I've updated php.ini using root with some value changes in max time out and upload file size and such, but when I checked mywebsite.com/info.php I don't see the changes on what I've edited. What ...
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php error reporting

I have a problem i have a simple lamp server and i want it to display php errors. (apache2) so i go into my php.ini file and error_reporting = E_ALL | E_STRICT The web says this should do the trick ...
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Suhosin per-URL exceptions?

I am using SimpleID as my OpenID provider and it turns out that if I log on via pages like those on StackExchange, one of the parameters of the GET request gets dropped by Suhosin. The name of the ...
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Zend autoloader not working from PHP config

Is the PHP config file (php.ini) supposed to have something in it that will enable Zend Autoloader support? Cause I am using it in my application and on one server and it's not working (it says it ...
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Unable to upload files larger than 128KB error because of ​MaxRequestLen update

server : Plesk panel 10.3.1, PHP 5, Apache2 When I updated the plesk panel, I noticed a strange error while uploading files. My server does not allow any file to be uploaded above the 128kb, even ...
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why “php -i|grep php.ini” is not finding the correct path to php.ini?

I know that my php.ini is located at /etc/php.ini but when i run php -i|grep php.ini I get this output Configuration File (php.ini) Path => /usr/local/lib there's nothing in that directory and i ...
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PHP enable sqlite phpinfo states --without-sqlite

I've seen similar questions but none that address my situation adequately. I'm running Apache and PHP 5.3.6 on a amazon cloud server. phpinfo keeps stating that sqlite is disabled. At least that ...
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Allow using php_value and php_flag in .htaccess

I am running an Apache web server with PHP5 as a module (notice: as an Apache module, not CGI!). In some of my .htaccess files (the one that comes with the gallery3 software, ...
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Configuring php.ini to prevent attacks

I have been attacked on a shared host server (heartinternet) and they said I should configure my own php.ini file properly. Well I have a little php/MySQL program with a registering function, a ...
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Can't get PHP to stop showing errors

Contrary to most people's problem I cannot get PHP to stop showing errors, I have in my php.ini display_errors set to off but it still shows them, I have also tried .htaccess, and inline ini_set and ...
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PDO not showing in phpinfo() with custom php.ini file [closed]

I have a custom php.ini file which sets my session.save_path=./ With this file in place, my phpinfo() does not show PDO or PDO mysql being enabled. If I rename the php.ini file, the phpinfo() does ...
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How to get path of php.ini?

I have currently 3 php.iniS files in my /etc/php5 path. tree: ./php5_ ./php5_/cli ./php5_/cli/conf.d ./php5_/cli/php.ini ./php5_/apache2 ./php5_/apache2/conf.d ./php5_/apache2/php.ini ./php5_/conf.d ...
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max_execution_time (PHP) <- when does it start to count?

I have few very-long-executing scripts, and my max_execution_time is 5 However, when I was taking some information from plus.google.com, it took about five minutes. It all worked well but it was just ...
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PHP DL Function

Is allowing dynamic extension loading dangerous for some reason? I ask because I need it to include the pecl oauth.so extension to make the Google Adwords PHP SDK work using dl(). I've tried all ...
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SMTP implementation on EC2 using Pear Mail package (PHP)

I am working on sending out SMTP relay email's using Gmail as my server using Pear Mail package in PHP. I have installed Pear package using YUM. Also I have located the path for pear_dir and included ...