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What causes PHP pages to consistently download instead of running normally

I'm running a Ubuntu Server on a VM, to test out different web forum solutions. I have set up a ~/public_html/ to be accessible with the apache2 web server, and that works fine. However when I go to ...
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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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nginx + PHP-FPM = “permission denied” error 13 in nginx log; configuration mistake?

I've got nginx 0.7x + PHP-FPM running under PHP 5.2.10 on one RHEL5 server, but trying to duplicate that setup under the bundled-in PHP-FPM in PHP 5.3.3 on a second server, I'm having some trouble ...
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Upgrade Centos 5 tot PHP 5.2 or 5.3 [recommended way?]

We are using Zend Framework and in version 2, php 5.2 will be the minimum requirement. We love CentOS and we'd like to keep using it, but PHP 5.1 just won't do anymore when developing web applications ...
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Apache is not interpreting .PHP files

I recently downloaded OpenSUSE OS version 11.4 from the site to use it as a server..In order to do that I downloaded the server edition that has Apache/2.2.17 and PHP5 downloaded by default.....Ok ...
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Can I run PHP 5.3 and PHP 5.2 on the same server with Apache?

I just curious if there's a way I can set up my development box so that I can have some sites running PHP 5.3 and some with PHP 5.2, and that I can switch between them fairly painlessly.
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Problem with php and apache

I am having trouble using the php module with apache2. At the moment, testing with a phpinfo script, only php code is displayed as though it were text, no output at all. I have the line LoadModule ...
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How to configure php5 on apache2.2?

I want to configure PHP5 on apache2.2 server. I added LoadModule php5_module "c:/php/php5apache2_2.dll" AddHandler application/x-httpd-php.php # configure the path to php.ini #PHPIniDir "c:/php" ...
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php - error: Cannot find OpenSSL's <evp.h>

Im trying to recompile PHP, but ./configure fails at : configure: error: Cannot find OpenSSL's <evp.h> I have LibSSL 1.0.0, LibSSL 0.9.8, LibSSL-Dev, OpenSSL installed. --with-openssl=/usr/...
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Error When Installing PHP5 on IIS6

I am trying to install PHP on my Windows Server 2003 machine that is using IIS6. I followed this guide for installing it, including using the binaries of fastCGI. I think I did everything correctly, ...
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Tips to backup ubuntu server

I have a Ubuntu server hosting a PHP5 / MySQL webapp. I also have another server (offsite) with a directory just for backups of my webapp server. Currently, I have a simple cron job which performs ...
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apache2 and php5: module or filter

What the difference between the php5 module (libapache2-mod-php5) and the php5 filter module (libapache2-mod-php5filter) for apache2? Which one should I use in which environment?
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Running php4 and php5 along side each other

I need to have both installed and running on the same server instance for a dev environment. They both need to handle the .php extension, I have read that this can be done by .htaccess set up but ...
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Set global handling for PHP scripts in NGINX + PHP-FPM

I have to define fastcgi_pass for every virtual host. How do I define it global-wise? server { listen 80; server_name www.domain.tld; location / { root /home/user/www....
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How is memcache distributed?

I've got memcache running on 5 web servers all of which are on the host list in php and which are load balanced on the front end. So since memcached is supposed to be distributed the php client will ...
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Nginx + Php5-fpm not rendering php files

I've spent hours figuring out how to install Nginx + Ruby Enterprise Edition + PHP5-fpm and MYSQL, finally it is all installed and all seems to have started fine. But for some reason php files are ...
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Howto install php 5.2.17 on centos 6 x86_64

Does anyone know how to install php 5.2.17 on a 64bit centos 6 install? I've got a old legacy system that requires php 5.2.17, but centos 6 only supports php 5.3. I've installed repo's such as ...
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How to add a pool to FPM (nginx) without reload/restart fpm itself?

Im building an environment (on a ubuntu 10.04.02 machine) to handle a website with many (should support at least 1000) subdomains, each of them served by a different FPM pool, with a different user. ...
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Upgrade php 5.2 to php 5.3 on debian etch

I have a vps server that is in production currently. I need to upgrade my current php 5.2 to php 5.3. I have found the repositories here http://www.dotdeb.org My question is how do I upgrade, ...
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PHP5-FPM does not create unix socket directory within /var/run

I've set up my php5-fpm to bind to a unix domain socket within /var/run/php5-fpm. /etc/php5/fpm/pool.d/www.conf listen = /var/run/php5-fpm/$pool.sock The problem is that it will not automatically ...
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PHP-FPM chroot with chdir

I am trying to setup a site inside of a PHP-FPM chroot. My paths are as follows: chroot = /var/www/ chdir = www/ The chroot works just fine without chdir. But when I add chdir I get this error on ...
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apache not displaying php pages, offering them for download instead

we are trying to setup apache (apache 2 in this case, although apache does the same thing) and html pages display just fine, however, any php pages linked into buttons on the front page are offered ...
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Enabling phar on Dreamhost shared hosting?

So, i'm trying to use Silex on my dreamhost account and I'm getting an error Fatal error: Class 'Phar' not found in blah blah blah... when I try to include the Silex.phar file. When I look at ...
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How to free PHP-FPM memory?

There are several discussions complaining high memory usage of PHP-FPM, without any practical approach to overcome. As I explored the problem with numerous tests, the problem is related to the age of ...
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unknown directive “fastcgi_pass” on nginx

I have very few experience in configuring servers and stuff, so I'am totally lost in this. I tried to add php support to a nginx installation, but when a put this in nginx.conf. location ~ \.php$ { ...
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Can't configure PHP error log

I'm running apache2 with php5 on Linux Mint 13 Maya. I have defined a virtual host and these two entries there: ErrorLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/error.log CustomLog ${APACHE_LOG_DIR}/access.log combined ...
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Upgrading PHP from version 5.3 to 5.4.7

Quickly so to speak I have noticed this topic around, I have searched and there are plenty of solutions. However these solutions do not work for me, not only that but I'm intending to learn more about ...
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Installed php-mcrypt but it doesn't show up in phpinfo()

I'm trying to install php-mcrypt on a CentOS 5.4 but while the extensions appears to be installed, there's nothing about it when I do a phpinfo(). For example, you can see below that php-mcrypt ...
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PHP5 is installed, but Apache is displaying PHP as uninterpreted text. How can I get it to process it as PHP?

In a Drupal installation, it's displaying the root PHP file as plain text below. a2enmod says that php5 is enabled, aptitude says libapache2-mod-php5 is installed, mods-enabled/ has php5.conf and php5....
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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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php.ini use multiple include paths - openbasedir restriction

I need to allow an include path for a vhost subdomain on Plesk 10. I've edited the PHP PEAR path into /etc/php.ini as I'm happy for it to be globally available: include_path = ".:/usr/share/pear/" ...
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Strange behaviour of PHP's virtual() when Apache's mod_negotiation comes into play

First: if acting separately, PHP's virtual() as well as Apache's mod_negotiation work fine. But I've got trouble when virtual() refers to a file which needs negotiation (e.g. Multi-Lang). Easiest ...
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Python version mismatch, expected '2.6.5+', found '2.6.6'

I have this error that comes up every time I do an apache2 restart and am just wondering if anyone can shed some light on the issue. Is it something I even need to worry about at all? I have had it ...
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Debian Lenny apt-get install php5-cli Unmet dependencies help?

first time poster - long time reader and learner. Have been trying in vain for 2 weeks now to sort out a messed up PHP5.3 install on a Debian 5 (lenny) box. Each time I attempt to apt-get install ...
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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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Problems upgrading from PHP 5.1.6 to 5.2.9

I have a web server running Fedora Core 5 (yes, I know it's very old) and it was running PHP 5.1.6 so I downloaded and compiled the source for 5.2.9 and restarted the server and phpinfo() still ...
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php5-mysqlnd on debian wheezy/sid?

I am trying to install php5-mysqlnd on a fresh install of Wheezy (/etc/debian_version refers to it as wheezy/sid) and I'm having a problem: root@debian:/var/www/lottery1# apt-get install php5-mysqlnd ...
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Error when install Wordpress with mariadb “Your PHP installation appears to be missing the MySQL extension which is required by WordPress.”

rpm -e --nodeps mysql-libs yum install MariaDB-server The above command helped me to install mariadb, also installed Wordpress. This was a great help. My problem now is when I reboot the server or ...
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Can't install php-mysql module

First time using php 5.5 and well I'm getting a lot of headaches. I can't install php-mysql, I get the following error: Error: Package: php-mysql-5.4.30-1.el6.remi.x86_64 (remi) Requires: php-...
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How to create the folder using php code under the user perm in developement server?

We have Development Server with apache 2.2 and php5. Here developers are accessing the server using the individual samba login for uploading the files into the server. But when creating the folder and ...
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APC - tuning apc.mmap_file_mask

When configuring APC as an opcode cache for PHP, there's a configuration setting called apc.mmap_file_mask. From what I've read there are three ways you can configure it but I don't really understand ...
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Switching b/w versions of PHP on a NginX + PHP-FPM Setup

On Apache you could easily configure it through an htaccess file: <IfModule mod_fcgid.c> Action php-fcgi /fcgi-bin/phpcgi-starter-5.3 </IfModule> <IfModule mod_fcgid.c> Action ...