php5 changes in release 8.0

Bill Moran wmoran at
Thu Mar 5 04:40:08 PST 2009

In response to Fbsd1 <fbsd1 at>:

> Having problems installing php5 in 7.1 so tried 8.0 and see that in 
> release 8.0 php5 in defaulting to apache 22 when apache interface is 
> selected from the make config menu. The config menu should give option 
> to select apache 13 or apache 22 not force apache 22 on the user 
> community. Is the maintainer going to change the config menu before php5 
> 8.0 is released for production?

If you want a different version of Apache, all you have to do is install
Apache first, then PHP will use the version you have installed.

It's always been that way.  It's just that up till now the default was
1.3.  It's _LOOONG_ past time when the default should have moved to 2.X.

Bill Moran

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