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Unable to install PHP modules via Pear

Category: Cpanel
2013-04-30 4:48 pm EST

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Attempted to installed Net_SMTP via "PHP Pear Packages", but when I hit the install button, I get an error:

Parse error: syntax error, unexpected '(', expecting '}' in /usr/local/lib/php/PEAR/Installer.php on line 811

It would seem that PEAR package installation is broken...

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28,447 Points
2013-04-30 5:21 pm EST

Sorry for the problems with the installation. Typically loading PEAR (PHP Extensions and Applications Repository) is straightforward, however, there may occasionally be problems like this. In order to fix it, you would need to have our Systems team fix or manually install it. I will create a ticket for you in order to have it fixed immediately after this reply.

If you have any further questions, please contact technical support available 24 hours a day / 7 days a week.

Arnel C.
InMotion Hosting
Community Support

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OK, when would I expect to see this done? And it is it clear which account this is to be done on?
11 Points
2013-05-01 8:01 am EST

With any ticket that is submitted, you will receive an email upon resolution. Since this is a public forum, I recommend contacting live support for updates, or account specific information.

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,

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2013-05-01 9:19 am EST
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