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Beta: PHP Selector 5.1 added, 5.5 updated

We have added PHP 5.1 to the choice of PHP versions available with PHP selector. Changelog: PHP 5.1 added PHP 5.5 update fixed not to remove php55 entry from PHP Selector config file Added sourceguardian extension for PHP 4.4 Updated sourceguardian extension to 9.5 Updated ioncube-loader extension to 4.4.3 To update: $ yum groupupdate alt-php --ena...
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Beta: PHP 5.4 and 5.5 update for PHP Selector

We have updated PHP 5.4 and 5.5 for PHP Selector (alt-php). Changelog: PHP 5.4.20 PHP 5.5.4 added php-mysql modules for MySQL-5.6 updated PEAR Symfony2 to 2.3.4 updated mongo to 1.4.4 updated eio to 1.2.3 To update: $ yum groupupdate alt-php --enablerepo=cloudlinux-updates-testing
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Extending PHP Selector - Part II: Pecl modules

If you have decided that you want to build your own PHP extension for your customers to use, you might want to do it for each and every supported version of PHP that you have installed. While you don’t have to do that, by installing it for all versions will remove questions that might come up from someone who wants to switch from one version of PHP...
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Extending PHP Selector - Part I

PHP Selector packages wide number of PHP extends, but sometimes you might want to add one more. You can install additional PEAR packages serverwide by running /opt/alt/phpXX/usr/bin/pear command line tool, where XX is php version you need a package for. For example to install Auth package for php52 you would do: /opt/alt/php52/usr/bin/pear install ...
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PHP Selector and restricting PHP functions

We are often asked how to prevent particular php function from being used by all clients. This is especially true about functions like exec, passthru, etc... This is something that can be easily done with php-selector. Your customers are only allowed to modify directives listed in /etc/cl.selector/php.conf file. For example if you want to block sys...
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PHP Selector: How to adjust php values and where they are stored

Do you have questions about how php-selector works or how to customize php for your needs? We will try to answer them in next few posts. PHP Selector is a CloudLinux component that sits on top of CageFS and allows each user to select PHP version & modules based on the customer's needs Global PHP defaults for PHP Selector - php version and enabl...
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