PHP is a general-purpose scripting language that is especially suited for Web development. The online manual is an excellent resource for the language syntax and has an extensive list of the built-in and extension functions. Most extensions can be found in PECL.

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PHP upgrading to 5.3.3 - what should I be aware of?

I have a VPS that's hosting half a dozen PHP-based sites. All is OK on php5.2.10 but I want to upgrade to 5.3.3. I have tested the functionality of the sites on my local dev machine running 5.3.1 and ...
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PHP 5.2.11: Unable to load dynamic library complaints

I installed PHP 5.2.11 and upon enabling the php_mssql.dll module (and the obligatory restart of the services) started receiving warnings about not being able to load the dynamic library. The ...
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Installing MySQL 5.1 & PHP 5.2 on RHEL5.3

I would quite like to be running the latest production releases of PHP and MySQL on my production RHEL5.3 server. PHP so that I can use Zend Framework 1.9 which only supports PHP 5.2.4 or later. ...
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PHP version updated to php-5.4.37-1.el6.remi but server still using older version (CentOS release 6.6 (Final)) [closed]

i'm having problems to update php on server CentOS release 6.6 (Final), from php-5.3.25 to my required version php-5.4.37. I downloaded and enabled remi repository an then installed the mentioned php ...
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Postfixadmin does not work after update “Cannot redeclare hex2bin”

I had recently updated my Debian wheezy (7.7) and forgot to check all systems after that. So, I can't really say what the versions were before I upgraded or at which point it broke. When I tried to ...
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Why was an older version of Nginx installed?

I installed Nginx and PHP5-FPM and have it all working, but I noticed that I have Nginx 1.2.1 installed and not the most recent stable version (1.6.x). I also noticed that PHP-FPM had PHP 5.4 and not ...
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Upgrading to PHP 5.6 using Yum (REMI repo)

I would like to ask how to upgrade to PHP 5.6 on my CentOS machine using Yum + REMI repo. For example, I already use the REMI repo for everything. Now, after I change this line in ...
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Centos and PHP 5.4+

I am a web developer and I am looking to start my next (Rather huge) project using a PHP framework called Laravel, which requires at a minimum PHP 5.4. Currently, on my company's web server we run ...
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php5-fpm optimization for long polling

I'm designing a chat application in PHP. I use nginx with php-fpm environment. The problem is, that after several clients connected, PHP scripts are getting very slow. I have just several (5-10) ...
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Apache2 + mod_fcgid + php stopped working after upgrade from Debian squeeze to wheezy

I've updated my server from Debian squeeze to Debian wheezy. On this server are several apache2 vhost which running php via mod_fcgid (I'm also using mod_suexec but this shouldn't be the problem). ...
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Nginx and PHP working with <?php but not <?

I'm trying to configure nginx with shorthand open and close tags. Currently the following code works for example: <?php include('this.php'); ?> But this doesn't: <? include('this.php'); ...
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Best way to have both php 5.2 and php 5.3 at the same time in Ubuntu

I am using Ubuntu 12.04. I need (this is not an option) to have both php 5.2 and php 5.3 installed. I think I need to compile 5.2 from source and keep it in /usr/local or make checkinstall. Is there ...
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Identify Long Running or Slow PHP Scripts

I have web server that is getting around 25K visits a day up at yougetsignal.com. Sometimes the site feels a bit sluggish. I am hosting it on nginx with php5-fpm. Is there a way for me to see a list ...
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Apache / PHP memory limit exhasted when rendering report with dompdf

I'm developing a web application, and using a typical lamp stack. I'm using dompdf to generate some reports to pdf. In one case, I have a simple table list (think list of clients) with some simple ...
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PHP include() through HTTP makes Apache time out

I have a problem with ExpressionEngine2 after moving from an old server to WHM/cPanel running on CentOS6.4. Simple test code to reproduce that issue: <?php $protocol = ...
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How to enable streaming when file is delivered through PHP script?

I'm trying to enable mp4 streaming on my content server. Due to some security fanatics whom I working with all files are delivered through a php script and have the following url format: ...
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How to get php mail function to work on Debian “squeeze”? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Getting PHP mail() function to work on Debian Lenny I have installed Apache and PHP5 on my debian server. Firstly I tried it using sendmail. Here is the step by step ...
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Installing and configuring Zend Framework 2 server-wide [Ubuntu] and test driving ZendSkeletonApplication

I'm trying to have ZF2 installed for all my subdomains at once (Ubuntu 12.04). ZF2 just launched its first stable version, so I wanted to install it on my development server and finally get my hands ...
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Apache2 is not parsing PHP files

i have a problem with my server (VPS with debian+apache2+php5). I have two virtualhosts, one is linked to a ruby webserver and has a PRoxyPass from port 80 to 8080 and the second one is a normal ...
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CentOS equivalent of RHEL php-pecl-zip package?

I have a RHEL 5.5 host with PHP 5.1.6, and the php-pecl-zip package installed (using yum). I have another host with CentOS 5.8 and PHP 5.1.6, and I want to have the same php-pecl-zip package ...
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how to point apache to different version of php

I installed apache on ubuntu like so: apt-get install apache2 I initially had installed PHP by doing: apt-get install php5 That gave me php 5.3.x. Now I want to use the latest version php 5.4.x ...
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PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library

I have tried to run my script via cron, but it was not working... */1 * * * * /usr/local/bin/php -f /usr/local/www/maintain.php > /usr/local/www/php.log So I decided to try to run this script ...
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PHP is not executed on apache2

I run apache (Apache/2.2.14 Ubuntu). PHP is not executed. I noticed that the line AddType application/x-httpd-php .php .html .htm was missing from /etc/apache2/apache.conf I tried adding the line ...
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how to install phpshield loaders on centos 5 64 bit, (i have php 5.3.8)

I have followed this tutorial and this one, I have downloaded the proper version and still cannot get phpmotion to detect it. Before i contact the support team for help, I just want to know if there's ...
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Can't install PHP after apt-get dist-upgrade

I had a server with perfectly running for months classical LAMP installation on Ubuntu 8.04: Linux localhost 2.6.24-23-generic #1 SMP Wed Apr 1 21:47:28 UTC 2009 i686 GNU/Linux DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu ...
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PHP file gets download instead of getting executed when browsed in any browser

I have a phpinfo.php file which I am trying to run by browsing to it using browser but the browser downloads the file instead of executing it. phpinfo.php <?php phpinfo(); ?> I followed ...
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How to make a file writable with IIS7?

I am using IIS7 on my local PC for PHP development. I have problem creating a writable file inside my document root where PHP would be allowed to write logs to. I get this error: Specified file is ...
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Running mod_php and suPHP same time

I recently went from Debian Lenny with 5.2.x and was able to use mod_php for any php files that were not located in /home/ and suPHP for all the php files that were located in /home/. I did this ...
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Nginx + PHP5-FPM repeated cut outs 502

I've seen a number of questions here that highlight random 502 (Nginx + PHP-FPM = "Random" 502 Bad Gateway) and similar time outs when using Nginx + PHP-FPM. Even with all the questions, I'm still ...
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PHP in snow leopard

Snow leopard comes with PHP already installed and configured I am running a web application on a development server which has MAMP and the system runs fine however when I put the application on a ...
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Ubuntu 10.04 breaks php5-ffmpeg and zend server

I would like to upgrade to 10.04, but there are a couple of packages that I use daily that Ubuntu says it will remove. They are : php5-ffmpeg, zend server 5.0.2 There are many others in the list, ...
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PHP has encountered an Access Violation at ***

Win 2003, PHP 5.2.1 and IIS 6. I have PHP configured as ISSAPI and it is serving PHP pages. When I try a page that requires MySQL I am getting just: PHP has encountered an Access Violation at (and a ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 PHP 5.3 to 5.5 update fails

on a Ubuntu 12.04 Server I´m trying to update PHP 5.3 to 5.5 this is what I have done: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php5 sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install php5 unfortuntely the ...
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Debugging slow server response time [closed]

I'm testing response time of my VPS server: curl -s -w %{time_total}\\n -o /dev/null http://www.example.com The values are typically round 300ms, Google suggests that it should be lower than 200. ...
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502 errors on random (not all) pages

A few weeks ago I noticed in the Google Webmaster tools that a few of my URL's were returning 502's. One such URL is http://www.sau.com.au/forums/topic/437438-around-the-bay-wrap-up/ This URL ...
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php5-fpm with nginx Session Not Maintained / Dropped Randomly

When running nginx with php5-fpm, session variables randomly lose their values. Since my session variables become empty, my script asks for the user to login again. However, what's weird is that the ...
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Cannot access virtual directories on Drupal 7

I have installed Drupal 7.37 on AWS EC2 Linux instance. It was working perfectly until I reinstalled httpd24 and PHP 5.5. Since then, the main page loads perfectly but I cannot access my virtual ...
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Install memcached PHP extension on openSUSE 13.2

Is there a standard/supported way to get the memcached extension for PHP installed on openSUSE 13.2? On CentOS this was a case of yum -y install php-pecl-memcached. But it doesn't look like the ...
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Apache processes become stale but won't time out

I'm having an issue with apache2 httpd. The apache is using mpm_prefork and the web application uses php. I noticed that the machine where the apache runs suddenly drops to 0% cpu usage during the ...
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How can I specify which php.ini file to use in my nginx conf file?

I'm running 2 PHP sites on the same server. I would like to use 2 different php.ini files for them. I've googled this issue with no luck. Here is what my php location looks like: location ~ \.php$ { ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04: upgraded php to 5.4, now sites won't load

I just upgraded php on my Ubuntu Server 12.04 to 5.4 from 5.3, using the ppa:ondrej/php5-oldstable ppa but now my php-powered sites don't load (I just get a downloaded file). I've restarted apache2, ...
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how to create multiple sub domain in local host? [closed]

Using nginx and php I need to create multiple sub domain in local host. How i can make it happen? I am using ubuntu 12.04 andphp5 withnginx as webserver. i Have tried *.servername.com in my ...
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Php file are not parsed by fastcgi in nginx

I m new to nginx my server block is server { listen 25552; server_name *.example.com; root /usr/share/myPackage; rewrite ^/$ /index.php permanent; location ~ ...
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Rewrite file extensions in NGiNX

I'm looking to show a file like domain.com/login instead of domain.com/login.php My NGiNX site config is: #02API server { # listen 80 deferred; # for Linux # listen 80 accept_filter=httpready; ...
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PHP MAIL() dsn status

Is there a way to get the dsn status of an email set with postfix, with php mail function or any other library ? . I could parse the log for the id and dsn status, but that won't be quite good for the ...
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.php file blank - .php5 files works

I have a problem with a server of mine. I've installed virtualmin/webin on it for administration and I have 1 domain on it. DNS management is external. On this domain I only have an html "Under ...
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Apache consuming too much CPU and memory

I am having some troubles with CPU loading an memory with Apache Web Server. We are running a Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS on a Virtual Machine. Our server have the following specs: 8GB RAM; 4 vCPUs ...
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HA for Resque & Redis

Trying to avoid SPOFs for Resque and Redis. Ultimately the client is going to be PHP via (https://github.com/chrisboulton/php-resque). After going through and finding some workable HA for ...
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mod_fcgid error after upgrading from PHP5.3 to 5.4

I just made an upgrade from PHP 5.3 to 5.4 via dotdeb.org sources. After that, I get errors on vhosts with active FastCGI-Application. [Mon May 20 21:05:15 2013] [warn] [client xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx] ...
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Error after trying to install php5-mcrypt on Debian Squeeze

I want to install php5-mcrypt, but I get this error after entering a apt-get install php5-mcrypt Error: php5-mcrypt : Hängt ab von: php5-common (= 5.3.3-7+squeeze15) aber 5.3.9-1~dotdeb.2 soll ...