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Downgrade PHP 5.4 to 5.3 in Debian

I had to do a Debian dist-upgrade on my server... in the process, PHP got upgraded to 5.4. We use ioncube which only supports up to 5.3 atm, and I'm having some trouble finding how to downgrade to ...
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PHP-FPM save sessions in memcached

I'm trying to switch my session_handler to memcached, I'm not sure if it worked, it does not look like it did. vi /etc/php5/fpm/php.ini session.save_handler = memcached session.save_path = ...
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How do I enable updated PHP 5.5 versions in RHEL 7

As our development projects expand we're finding we often need newer versions of PHP, Python, Ruby, etc than are provided by Red Hat. What are others at NU doing to solve this problem? There doesn't ...
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Failed upgrade of PHP on Ubunutu 12.04, error: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)

I just tried to upgrade my version of PHP on Ubuntu 12.04 and now I have messed it up. First I did this: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ondrej/php5-oldstable Then I did this: sudo apt-get update ...
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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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How to fix Apache from crashing with PHP+Curl on an SSH request?

My Apache process segfaults whenever I call curl_exec() from PHP with an "https://" URL. If I use http instead of https as the URL transport, it works perfectly, so I know curl and the other curl ...
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Compiling Newer Version of PHP (for Apache/libphp5.so) using phpinfo() 'configure command' output from current server

I'm trying to compile PHP in a manner that matches another system (to be upgraded), but with a few changes (namely MariaDB support), and a newer PHP version. Phpinfo() configure command output shows ...
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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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PHP exit status 255: what does it mean?

I recently compiled a PHP 5.2.9 binary, and I tried to execute some PHP scripts with it. I can execute some scripts without problems, but one of them halts its execution midway, exiting with no errors ...
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Call to undefined function ldap_connect() in ubuntu

I'm attempting to set up a test ldap server on an ubuntu 12 VM. I've gotten this error: Fatal error: Call to undefined function ldap_connect() in ubuntu I've installed the gettext extension in ...
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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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Temporarily website outages, fastcgi PHP communication abborted

I've noticed that my web server has occasional 1-5 minute outages every day. I've checked the Apache error log and found the following: [Sun May 10 14:13:19.299784 2015] [fastcgi:error] [pid ...
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nginx / php-fpm error logging

I'm trying to figure out where the PHP errors are going in my setup. I'm running nginx as the reverse proxy to PHP-FPM, but I'm not seeing the various E_NOTICE or E_WARNING messages my app is ...
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500 internal server error php long running process

I am trying to run a long php process and it ends with the 500 internal server error. It executes fine for about 8 mins. I have rebooted the machine after changing the php settings. PHP Config: ...
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Ubuntu install php5-ffmpeg

When I try to install php5-ffmpeg: apt-get install php5-ffmpeg I get an error: The following packages have unmet dependencies: php5-ffmpeg : Depends: phpapi-20090626+lfs As I understand my ...
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“Unable to initialize module” fileinfo php-pecl-Fileinfo.x86_64

I have a brand new server server that I am trying to get setup up. This is a 64 bit machine that I can not install "fileinfo" or "memcache". I have uninstalled these and reinstalled them using yum ...
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PHP sendmail_path not getting updated [closed]

Environment: Debian 7; PHP 5.4.39; Apache 2.2; ISPConfig Using the Perfect Server Debian guide from howtoforge, I built a web server to serve some PHP applications. My intention is to use an external ...
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Using Ubuntu 12.04 + Apache 2.4 + Php 5.5 : WebDav Possible

I had ubuntu 12.04 LTS + Apache 2.4 + PHP 5.4 installed via ondrej packages. I upgraded to PHP 5.5, and it seems now impossible to launch webdav extension for apache. The apache mod webdav can't be ...
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PHP CGI on IIS7 crash

I see an application error message in Windows Events Manager by PHP CGI every alternate hour. The message details are: Faulting application name: php-cgi.exe, version: 5.3.6.0, time stamp: 0x4d81eb28 ...
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.php files not working with AddHandler - Apache 2.4

I am having an issue with Apache 2.4 configuration with PHP5. I have got this: <Directory / > Options +ExecCGI AddHandler cgi-script .cgi Action backButton /backButton.cgi AddHandler ...
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What's causing so many “httpd: <ul></ul>” entries in /var/log/messages?

On a low-powered VPS I maintain, which also functions as a production server, I keep an eye on logs to crisis-manage should a site get an influx of traffic or something goes haywire (tail a bunch of ...
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LAMP using ODBC to DB2

I have connected an openSUSE LAMP and an Ubuntu LAMP server to DB2 using ODBC. The openSUSE system we're using for a development environment, and the final deployment is to be on the Ubuntu system. ...
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dll in php “the specified module could not be found”

I am having trouble with PHP extensions. I am trying to run a script and nothing happens then I checked my error log and here is what I got: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library 'C:\Program ...
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Php5-CGI is using 100% CPU on a single hit. How do I track down the culprit?

I ran into a strange problem with a Magento Store. The server was crashing when we hat a little traffic-peak so I checked what was going on. Using htop I found out that PHP5 CGI is using up to 100% ...
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How to install latest version of imagick on centos 5.8 64bit using bash

How can I download and install latest version of imagick on centos 5.8 64bit using bash for php 5.4. >yum info php Loaded plugins: fastestmirror Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * ...
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How to decide on VPS good defaults for PHP and Wordpress when it comes to memory?

I have (only) 512MB to spare. The only thing running on my VPS is PHP/MySQL and on top of it Wordpress. No mail server or any other application, just Wordpress and LAMP stack. How to decide how much ...
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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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Can't connect to remote mssql server

I'm trying to connect to my remote mssql server for my GunZ private server, but for some reason i get the following error Cannot connect to 94.xx.xx.xx. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: A connection was ...
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Upgrade apache 2.4.6 to 2.4.12 on CentOS [duplicate]

We have following server details and we need to upgrade apache 2.4.6 to apache 2.4.12 OS: CentOS 6 Apache : 2.4.6 PHP : 5.5 I know how to install 2.4.12 from scratch but i just want to upgrade ...
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apache 2.4 keeps crashing with php 5.5.15 and prestashop 1.6

I have a problem with apache 2.4. the log file shows following error and warnings constantly: PHP Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in ...
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Bus error during PHP5 is running a simple script - what?

When working with PHP scripts, I usually do not have to bother with the underlying system. Today, I have to. A PHP script (cronjob) that has worked fine is crashing since 2 days ago. The cronjob mail ...
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Apache 2.2 segmentation fault and bus error

Hope this doesn't go in as spam cause I've read many similar questions. While most of them only relate to seg faults I'm having bus errors as bonus. I'm running CentOS 6.4 x86_64 with Apache 2.2 and ...
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Installing php5-imagick in Ubuntu 12.04 w/ ondrej packages results in dependency error

I've been trying to setup an Ubuntu 12.04 VM that is running PHP 5.4 with the imagick module. All the results I find on google say to use the ondrej packages, which for the most part works perfectly. ...
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PHP-FPM - problems with the pre-start process

My webserver runs NGINX with PHP-FPM. After (I guess) an update, the service php5-fpm stopped working and refuses to restart/start - even after a reboot. As another webserver does the same updates and ...
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Upgrade php version on centos 6.5

On the current stack i hv centos 6.5 (64 bit) , PHP 5.3 available. I'm a linux new bee & need to perform php upgrade to PHP 5.5. Tried following but that returned error: wget ...
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unable to start wamp server [closed]

problem to start wamp server error log is [Sat Nov 12 22:01:00 2011] [notice] Apache/2.2.17 (Win32) PHP/5.3.5 configured -- resuming normal operations [Sat Nov 12 22:01:00 2011] [notice] Server ...
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The requested PHP extension ext-mcrypt * is missing from your system [closed]

I have updated my php to version 5.4.13 etc and well in the terminal my version of php states this PHP 5.4.12 (cli) (built: Mar 16 2013 21:46:23) But running a composer install io get the ...
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Apache2 on Debian freezes after some time

I have problem with apache server on Debian VPS. After some time (few hours) of work it freezes and no request is being processed (server allows connection but returns nothing). # apache2 -v ...
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httpd Server slows down, Then Goes unresponsive [closed]

Well, I recently switched over to Centos 6 from Windows, and Installed httpd php ispconfig 3, and mail server stuff. But after some hours (around 5-8), The server gets slow, and the websites does not ...
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Apache segmentation fault: how to get more information with gdb?

I'm seeing the following error in apache's error_log. It's completely random but when it happens, it prints 10-20 lines in error_log. Apache: [core:notice] [pid ***] AH00052: child pid *** exit ...
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nginx 404 instead of 403 for empty directory

I have the following config for my nginx server: server { listen 80 default_server; server_name example.com www.example.com; root /var/www/example.com/web; index index.php ...
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How to Upgrade to PHP 5.5 on Windows Server 2008

What is the proper way to upgrade from PHP Version 5.4.32 to PHP Version 5.5.22 on Windows? All that I can find is how to to install. PHP is already running on Windows Server 2008 R2 64 bit alongside ...
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403 Error When Mass Editing or Uploading Files to Wordpress

Installed Wordpress 4.1.1 fresh and created a new DB instance for it. When I upload more then 15 files at once or insert 20 or more files into a page I start getting 403 errors on all the backend ...
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Plesk can't/won't/doesn't-know-how-to reload php.ini [closed]

So Plesk is pretty much my daily nightmare but I'm stuck with it. Today's practical joke on me is that it won't seem to load changes I make to the php.ini. I'm trying to get a file's contents (via ...
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PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so'

I have updated my php from 5.3.3 to 5.4.31. I have a Debian 6 Squeeze. PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load dynamic library '/usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so' - /usr/lib/php5/20100525/apc.so: ...
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Update from PHP 5.3 to 5.4 on CentOS 6.3 while keeping Plesk [closed]

I need to update the servers PHP version, but when I try to remove the old php to install the new PHP 5.4 via yum it wants to remove the whole plesk suite which I want to keep. I followed this guide ...
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safe_mode problems after upgrade from PHP 5.3 to 5.4 with Plesk 11 [closed]

I just updated my server (running with Plesk 11) from PHP 5.3 to 5.4 via the dotdeb sources. Everything was fine except a few things. I had to disable all safe_modes in several vhosts. Plesk has the ...
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Accidently removed all PHP dynamic libraries [closed]

I was trying to remove a startup module folder(ioncube) and accidently removed the PHP startup modules/extensions folder (debian) Now I'm getting this PHP Warning: PHP Startup: Unable to load ...
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Batch MySql script stopped with error “(104)Connection reset by peer” [closed]

On my site I start a script that executes a batch process that imports into the Mysql database a lot of products (texts and images). I'm monitoring the query process from Phpmyadmin>Status and I ...
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Can I compile PHP 5.2.17 on CentOS 6.5, then copy it to a similar server? [closed]

I have two CentOS 6.5 VMs/servers with Plesk 12 installed on both. On on of these servers, lets call it server 1, I have compiled PHP 5.2.17 - yes I know this is old etc. however two sites I host ...