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"5.3.29 END OF LIFE" - will WHM keep it?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by postcd, Nov 16, 2014.

  1. postcd

    postcd Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    if i will be using PHP 5.3.29 END OF LIFE
    do i need to worry about WHM upgrading PHP to higher version somehow automatically when this version is no longer supported by PHP?

    As when i tried higher version, many scripts was throwing many errors..
     
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    PenguinInternet Well-Known Member
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    No, this won't upgrade automatically - you need to run EasyApache to perform he upgrade. Currently there are no known vulnerabilities in this version, but being end of life I would expect cPanel to withdraw it as soon as any are found. You would be worthwhile looking at upgrading to PHP v5.4 which has very few changes required from v5.3.
     
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  3. cPanelMichael

    cPanelMichael Technical Support Community Manager
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    It won't upgrade automatically unless you build Apache/PHP via EasyApache after it's removal. Note that it's likely a good idea to go ahead and start planning on upgrading those scripts to support the newer versions of PHP.

    Thank you.
     
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