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php5 problems

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Furious George, Jan 24, 2006.

  1. Furious George

    Oct 9, 2003
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    this is my 2nd post about this and seemingly no one i know can seem to be of any help furthermore the datacenter (cpanel licensee) wont assist without charging $160/hr. so ill get straight to the point

    i am unable to update to php5 using either the whm interface or easyapache

    server is running:
    WHM 10.8.0
    cPanel 10.8.1-R113
    RedHat 9 i686
    apache 1.3.34
    php 4.4.1
    mysql 4.0.25
    using the ioncube loader

    my friend stated this when he attempted to solve the issue

    1. is there a quick and easy way to get php5 up and running
    2. will updating apache to v2.2 and then installing php5 manually do the trick?
    2a. if i do upgrade to apache 2.2 and php5 will it affect cpanel/whm functionality or future updates

    can anyone shed some light?

    thanks in advance
    #1 Furious George, Jan 24, 2006
    Last edited: Jan 24, 2006

    MeGaMASTER Well-Known Member

    May 24, 2003
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    Compiling PHP5 in WHM has never work for me also, better to compile it manually.

    Answer to your questions:

    1. Yes. Compile PHP5 manually. Follow my steps at

    2. Apache 2 and 2.2 is not yet compatible with cPanel, so don't install it if you don't want to break things. :)
    #2 MeGaMASTER, Jan 25, 2006
    Last edited: Jan 25, 2006

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