Upgrade to PHP 5.6 in VestaCP CentOS

Default VestaCP instillation for CentOS 6.7 comes with PHP5.4 .

1. Install the REMI and EPEL RPM repositories

wget https://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/epel-release-latest-6.noarch.rpm && rpm -Uvh epel-release-latest-6.noarch.rpm

wget http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm && rpm -Uvh remi-release-6*.rpm

2. Edit /etc/yum.repos.d/remi.repo

vi /etc/yum.repos.d/remi.repo

Under the section that looks like [remi] and [remi-php56] change:

from enabled=0 to enabled=1

Save remi.repo and exit

3. Upgrade PHP 5.3 to PHP 5.6

yum -y upgrade php*


See also: VestaCP Upgrade MYSQL 5.6


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