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MultiPHP or Select PHP version (CL) ?

Discussion in 'CloudLinux' started by Hedloff, Aug 14, 2016.

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  1. Hedloff

    Hedloff Well-Known Member

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    Hello,

    I'm a bit confused on which to use or should both be used?
    I have read docs from CL here. That will be quite confusing for customers that has two choices.

    If CL's Select PHP version would work to change for each domain and have a MultiPHP ini editor it would be preferred.
    But we cannot only use cPanel's MultiPHP because of they cannot provide support of older php versions.

    What does hosting companies do in this tricky and messy situation?
     
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    EasyApache 4 if you are using you will not need to cl php-selector.

    CloudLinux is integrated into the cpanel multi-php system.

    You can remove the cl php-selector.
     
  3. cPanelMichael

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    Hello,

    Would you mind referencing specific parts of that document you would like clarification about?

    Thanks!
     
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    You should worn the original poster that "removing php-selector" isn't something that should be done unless he/she has already converted / modified settings of all accounts to use the MultiPHP stuff. To my knowledge, none of the PHP Selector settings (individual PHP versions, php.ini file edits, etc) are automatically ported over to MultiPHP. As such, if you are somebody who has quite a few (to hundreds) of accounts configured using PHP Selector right now, you really do NOT want to simply switch over to using MultiPHP and you do NOT want to delete PHP Selector. Your customers would hate you and you'd lose nights of sleep trying to scramble and get all of the accounts set up with MultiPHP and editing php.ini stuff to set sane values, etc.

    Mike
     
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    could we dump multi-PHP and use php-selector only?
    easyapache4 is way to confusing
     
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    Hedloff Well-Known Member

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    I just feel it will be difficult to explain to our customers on what and how this will work.
    I also agree with ikillbill, EA4 is quite confusing.

    So right now I'm not quite sure what to do and what we should choose our customers to have access to....
     
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    Yes, that's my thread aswell so I will continue the discussion there :)
     
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