Home / Linux  / How to upgrade php and mysql on plesk panel 11 or 12

How to upgrade php and mysql on plesk panel 11 or 12

As  plesk panel provide lower version of php and mysql , so for the application which needs higher php version we need to upgrade php version to higher than php 5.3 , In plesk it is very easy to upgrade php as well as mysql , you just need to follow steps as we are showing here,

First we are checking php and mysql version before upgrade

[[email protected] ~]# php -v  PHP 5.3.3 (cli) (built: Jul 9 2015 17:39:00)  Copyright (c) 1997-2010 The PHP Group  Zend Engine v2.3.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2010 Zend Technologies  with the ionCube PHP Loader v4.6.0, Copyright (c) 2002-2014, by ionCube Ltd.    [[email protected]~]# mysql -V  mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.1.73, for redhat-linux-gnu (x86_64) using readline 5.1  

Download and Install epel and remi repository

[[email protected] ~]# wget http://dl.fedoraproject.org/pub/epel/6/x86_64/epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm  [[email protected] ~]# rpm -Uvh  epel-release-6-8.noarch.rpm  [[email protected] ~]# wget http://rpms.famillecollet.com/enterprise/remi-release-6.rpm  [[email protected] ~]# rpm -Uvh remi-release-6*.rpm epel-release-6*.rpm  

Now edit remi.repo and enable remi repository

[[email protected] ~]# vi /etc/yum.repos.d/remi.repo    [remi]  name=Remi's RPM repository for Enterprise Linux 6 - $basearch  #baseurl=http://rpms.remirepo.net/enterprise/6/remi/$basearch/  mirrorlist=http://rpms.remirepo.net/enterprise/6/remi/mirror  enabled=1  gpgcheck=1  gpgkey=file:///etc/pki/rpm-gpg/RPM-GPG-KEY-remi  

save and exit
Now install php by yum command

[[email protected] ~]# yum install php    =========================================================================================  Package                 Arch           Version                     Repository     Size  =========================================================================================  Updating:  php                     x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         2.8 M  Installing for dependencies:  compat-mysql51         x86_64         5.1.54-1.el6.remi           remi         1.4 M  libaio                 x86_64         0.3.107-10.el6             base           21 k  t1lib                   x86_64         5.1.2-6.el6_2.1             base         160 k  Updating for dependencies:  mysql                   x86_64         5.5.45-1.el6.remi           remi        5.8 M  mysql-libs             x86_64         5.5.45-1.el6.remi           remi         778 k  mysql-server           x86_64         5.5.45-1.el6.remi           remi           10 M  php-cli                 x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi         remi         4.1 M  php-common             x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         961 k  php-gd                 x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         147 k  php-imap               x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi           83 k  php-mbstring           x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         948 k  php-mysql               x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi          140 k  php-pdo                 x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         124 k  php-xml                 x86_64         5.4.45-1.el6.remi           remi         175 k    Transaction Summary  =========================================================================================  

After installing the packages check the php and mysql upgraded version

[[email protected] ~]# php -v  PHP 5.4.45 (cli) (built: Sep 2 2015 18:54:00)  Copyright (c) 1997-2014 The PHP Group  Zend Engine v2.4.0, Copyright (c) 1998-2014 Zend Technologies  with the ionCube PHP Loader v4.6.0, Copyright (c) 2002-2014, by ionCube Ltd.    [[email protected]~]# mysql -V  mysql Ver 14.14 Distrib 5.5.45, for Linux (x86_64) using readline 5.1  

Now fix the privilege for mysql databases as this is a important step

[[email protected]~]# mysql_upgrade -uadmin -p`cat /etc/psa/.psa.shadow`  

Now php and mysql successfully upgraded .
Hope you enjoyed the article , for any concern please comment here

Review overview
NO COMMENTS

POST A COMMENT