BIP KB Tag: upgrading centos

How To Upgrade CentOS 32Bit 4.x To 32Bit 5.x

We have found the following guide very useful in this process. This works for both dedicated servers as well as VPS nodes: cPanel ServersIf your server has cPanel installed you first need to remove filesystem from the exclude line in /etc/yum.conf. If you don't the yum upgrade procedures below will fail.Setting file attributes chattr -Ria /bin chattr -Ria /etc chattr -Ria /etc chattr -Ria /include chattr -Ria /lib chatt...
By daniel, January 24, 2015

URL File-Access Is Disabled Error After Upgrading To PHP 5.2

If you have recently upgraded to PHP 5.2.x or newer and are getting an error on your site saying URL file-access is disabled in the server configuration, you may be affected by a new PHP configuration change. As of PHP 5.2.0, a new configuration directive, allow_url_include, was introduced in an effort to enhance security in file inclusion. The introduction of this directive allows an admin to keep allow_url_fopen enabled for scripts that need i...
By petter, January 24, 2015